Shelly Woods

I’m very proud to be a part of Altogether Now — A Legacy for Blackpool. I work with local school children inspiring and encouraging them to overcome any challenges they may face and be more active.


  • 2014  Won the Great North Run for a sixth time
  • 2013  Won the Great North Run for the fifth time
  • 2012 — Winner, London Marathon women’s wheelchair race
  • 2012 — Paralympics, London: silver medallist, women’s T54 marathon
  • 2010 — World Record holder for 1500m, 3 min 21 sec .22
  • 2008 — Paralympics, Beijing: 1500m silver medallist and 5000m bronze medallist
  • 2007 — Winner, London Marathon women’s wheelchair race
  • British record holder for 1500m/5000m