Chris Thompson

London 2012 Olympic Finalist

Chris Thompson is a co-founder of BrightsidePT and Olympic Finalist in London 2012 for 10,000m. He competes internationally over 5000m and 10,000m, winning a silver medal for Great Britain over 10,000m at the European Championships in 2010. He is also the third fastest British man ever over 10,000m with a time of 27 minutes and 27 seconds.

Currently training in Eugene, USA, with the Nike Oregon track club, Chris has been training as a professional athlete for the last 10 years and worked with some of the best athletes, coaches and physios in the world. Chris’s successes in athletics began at an early age: back in 2003 he won the European under 23 Championship in the 5000m beating Mo Farah!

Chris is on hand to provide advice about training and nutrition. He has helped many different runners at all levels of ability and has a passion for helping people achieve their goals.

He is available for online coaching only.