David Gething

Head of Membership

Dr David Gething won the World Marathon Challenge in January 2015, running 7 marathons in 7 continents in 7 days, and setting two new world records in the process. Specialising in long-distance events, he has competed in numerous marathons including the famed Boston Marathon, Ironman triathlons (up to world championship level), ultramarathons and multi-day European bicycle stage-races. Dr David holds both Australian and UK citizenship, but has spent the longest stretch of his life in Asia. When when not training and racing, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, and working as chief veterinary officer of the Creature Comforts Veterinary Group. www.davidgething.com