Our Super Sponsors’ Team Captains

Jonnie Peacock

Double Paralympic, World & European 100m Champion.

Team captain Jonnie is searching for Everyday family Superheroes to join team npower in the Celebrity Superhero Tri. To enter competition, please check the npower facebook, or Twitter. Good luck!!




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David Weir

Seven-time London Marathon winner and Six-time Paralympic champion

David will be lending his mythical ‘Weirwolf’ magic to the Barclays team, the lucky devils. Superheroes should watch this racing colossus very closely… Blink and you’ll miss him!

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Gordon Reid

Paralympic champion and two-time grand slam champion

The tennis Titan will be downing his racket and flexing a whole new set of super-muscles as he steps up to the plate as Gatwick’s Team Captain. We’ve no doubt he’ll be huge hit here too. Go like a flash, Gordon!

Hannah Cockcroft

Five-time Paralympic champion

Irwin Mitchell is in for a wheely big treat. The sprint distance speed queen will be bestowing her unparalleled superpowers on the team as its resident captain. The race is on!

Georgina Hermitage

World record holder and Paralympic champion

The 400m world record holder and 100m Paralympic champion will be channelling her tremendous talents into this new challenge and in particular pipping good friend and fellow Team Captain Kadeena Cox to the post! It’s going to be a close call.

Kare Adenegan

Wheelchair racing Paralympic medallist

At only 15 years of age, Kare burst onto the world stage at Rio to take a silver and two bronze medals. This bright young hope will no doubt be giving our more experienced sports stars a run for their money!

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Sammi Kinghorn

Wheelchair racing European champion

Another bright young talent in the wheelchair racing world, the speedy Scot holds the European records over the 100, 200, 400 and 800 metres, and is triple European champion.


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Adam Hills

Comedian and talk show host

The comedian, Last Leg frontman and Paralympics commentator is stepping from the safety of the sidelines and into the action all guns blazing.

Rather fittingly, he will be taking on the last leg and looking to his tenacious teammates Brooke to smash the swim and Ben to cycle like the wind on his super bike.

Meet #TeamAdam winners Brooke and Ben!

Ali Jawad

Powerlifting Paralympic silver medallist

There’s no questioning Ali’s fighting spirit. After narrowly missing out on a medal at London 2012, he came back four years later and earned himself a silver.

He'll be putting the same passion into his glory push/run home and will be giving his teammates, swimmer Lauren and cyclist Darren, the lift they need to succeed.

Meet #TeamAli winners Lauren and Darren!

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Jordan Jarrett-Bryan

TV reporter, DJ and journalist

The TV star is certainly no slacker when it comes to sport. He played wheelchair basketball at national level and was two-time European champion with the GB Junior team, which he captained in 2004.

He's bagged himself two great teammates, Liam D for the swim and Liam O for the bike, making #TeamJordan definitely one to watch!

Meet #TeamJordan winners Liam and Liam!

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Liz Johnson

Breaststroke Paralympic champion

One of only a handful of British Para Swimmers to win gold medals at the Paralympics, World Championships, and European Championships, Liz is trying her hand at a new challenge at Superhero Tri.

She'll be sharing her swim expertise with teammate Ian, who is taking the plunge, and then getting on her bike and handing over to 10-year-old Neve for the glory push/run home.

Meet #TeamLiz winners Ian and Neve! 

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Stephen Miller

Club Throw Paralympic champion

This legendary athlete has competed in five Paralympic Games, five World Championships and four European Championships, winning a total of 26 international medals!

For Superhero Tri, he'll be turning his talents to the push/run and offering stellar support to his two Superhero teammates - David in the swim, and Bethany on the bike.

Meet #TeamStephen winners David and Bethany!

JJ Chalmers

TV Presenter and Invictus Games medallist

The former Royal Marines Commando and Rio Paralympics anchorman isn’t one to give up easily.

His teammates, swimmer Sophie and push/runner Nicole, will see up close the steeliness behind those Clark Kent glasses and help him on his mission to beat #TeamDave!

Meet #TeamJJ winners Sophie and Nicole

Sophie Christiansen, OBE

Eight-time Paralympic gold medallist

Our ambassador and a Celebrity Team Captain will be swapping her horse for a recumbent trike and taking on the Celebrity Superhero Tri and the Full Superhero Tri.

Luckily for Sophie, she has some seriously super support. Richard will be diving in for the swim and her number one fan, 7-year-old Elan, will be flying home for the final push/run.

Meet #TeamSophieC winners Richard and Elan

Kadeena Cox

Sprint and paracycling Paralympic champion

The 25-year-old sprinted and cycled her way into the history books at Rio to become the first British Paralympian to win gold in two separate sports in over 30 years.

The new sporting superstar will be cheering on swimmer Sally before jumping on her bike and handing over to 6-year-old Superboy Arlo for the climactic finish!

Meet #TeamKadeena winners Sally and Arlo

Anne Dickins

Paracanoe Paralympic champion

The mother of two and the reigning Paralympic, World and European paracanoe champion will be taking on the bike stage on her tandem.

She's bagged herself some cracking support in the shape of swimmer Sarah, tandem partner, husband Simon, and push/runner Greg who'll be giving all they've got for #TeamAnne!

Meet #TeamAnne winners Sarah and Greg!

Dave Henson, MBE

Paralympian and Invictus Games team captain

The former Royal Engineer has experienced many sporting highs over the years and recently added a Paralympic medal to his long list of achievements.

He'll be sharing his serious Team Captain credentials with swimmer Barry and father-daughter bike duo David and Rebecca, who'll be on their tandem. Could theirs be the winning team?

Meet #TeamDave winners Barry, David and Rebecca!

Megan Giglia

Paracycling Paralympic champion

What an incredible 2016 paracyclist Megan Giglia had. She set a world record and struck gold at Rio! 

Kicking off the race in the water, Megan will be looking to continue her successful run - and with Izzie and race-runner Muninder on her team, she's in with a good chance!

Meet #TeamMegan winners Izzie and Muninder!

Sophie Morgan

TV presenter, artist, model and entrepreneur

In true Superhero spirit, Sophie is undeterred by the sporting greats around her and can’t wait to get her teeth into this new challenge.

Her teammates are Alexandra, who is taking on the bike stage, and Jim and Riley, who are flying in all the way from the US for what is sure to be a nail-biting finish!

Meet #TeamSophieM winners Alexandra, Jim and Riley!