THE GREEN SENTINELS Expedition & adventure racing team

The GREEN SENTInels

Adventure Racing

the team

THE GREEN SENTINELS are a UK based International Adventure Racing Team with a cause. Most members are serving or ex-serving British Army Soldiers, who are racing to highlight the plight of injured service personnel.

the last wild race

The PATAGONIAN EXPEDITION RACE® is a 10 day adventure race like no other. Consisting of teams of 4 from around the world, racers receive minimal assistance as they navigate through southern Chilean Patagonia by means of trekking, climbing, kayaking, mountain biking, and back-country navigation.

our sponsors

We are supported by a fantastic range of leading experts and outdoor equipment retailers. Without their help and advice we would not be on the start line.

our charities

We are proud to be supporting three very different, yet equally awesome, charities that have touched our lives – ShelterBox, The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity and Help for Heroes. Please show your support by giving generously to our chosen charities.

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The Team

To the End of the World
The GREEN SENTINELS are a UK based International Adventure Racing Team with a cause

Most members are serving or ex-serving British Army Soldiers, who are racing to highlight the plight of injured service personnel. Whether physical injury or PTSD, their aim is to aid the recovery of both civilians and veterans through outdoor activities and adventure training. Follow the team to show your support and help our injured service people, and those affected by trauma, to get the help they deserve.

  • trail running and mountain trekking

    Expedition, navigation, campcraft, and wilderness skills

  • mountain biking

    XC racing and long distance cycling

  • sea kayaking

    Guiding

  • rope skills

    ascending, traversing, and descending on fixed ropes

TEAM members

The Green Sentinels consists of four outdoor adventure racing enthusiasts
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ben Spurway

Team Leader
Ben is looking forward to his next big adventure, the Patagonian Expedition Race … “The PER is the ultimate adventure race. Challenging and unpredictable conditions in beautiful yet imposing scenery, requiring careful strategy and effective teamwork. It’s the Ultimate Adventure, why wouldn’t we?”
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natalie gardner

Team Member
When asked about the Patagonian Expedition Race Natalie replied… “We are all capable of so much more than we think, and without pushing ourselves to our limits we will never find out. The PER is the ultimate challenge, and I want to take that on to see just what we can achieve.”
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james gardner

Team Member
James has his sights set on his next big challenge, the Patagonian Expedition Race. “It was too tempting not to accept…”
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Ben Hill

Team Member
Ben’s interest in high altitude trekking, mountain biking, climbing and Nordic Skiing is ideal preparation for the Patagonian Expedition Race “…and I can’t wait”

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