Ian Champion from England is one of the ARRS founding members. He has many years experience and knowledge (98% road running). Ian has been competitive throughout his service with Metropolitan Police. He has been the organiser for many years of the "London to Brighton" Ultra Marathon, and a volunteeer worker with the "London Marathon" for all twenty-eight years. He is also a Council member of the Road Runners Club since 1976, a Vice President and current Chairman. He holds a vast collection of running magazines, annuals and books, and is archivist for the RRC, and a licensed track/road running official.