Olly Green

Olly Green

Reporter

Olly Green is an established sports journalist who has been providing tailored content for endurance sports websites RUN247 and TRI247 for more than two years. 

He graduated from Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) in 2020 with a First Class Honours degree in Sports Journalism, having undertaken successful journalistic roles during his studies. He worked at professional football club York City, rugby union website Huge Rugby and renowned local newspaper the Liverpool Echo. 

Olly secured a professional role with established sports content agency Sport Acuity later in 2020 and has since written for a plethora of prominent organisations and websites. He is the website content strategist for European Professional Club Rugby (EPCR), and has gained further experience writing for influential bodies such as the European Club Association (ECA) and UEFA. He has also been entrusted with supplying exclusive content to the World Curling Federation (WCF), F1 Play and 188BET. 

During his time with Sport Acuity, Olly has also developed an expansive knowledge of endurance sports, producing news articles for the Professional Triathletes Organisation (PTO) in a role which deepened his understanding of elite triathlon racing. 

As well as being a regular contributor to TRI247 over the past two years, he has been the content coordinator for RUN247. He has interviewed esteemed British ultra runner Tom Evans ahead of his podium at Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc (UTMB) and USA star Heather Jackson following her switch from triathlon to trail running. 

Remi Bonnet takes victory at the 2023 Pikes Peak Ascent

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Courtney Dauwalter crosses the line to take victory at the 2023 UTMB

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Damian Hall in action at the 2023 Tor des Geants

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The scenery near Moab, where the Moab 240 is held

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The start of the 2022 UTMB

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Toni McCann wins the 2023 UTMB OCC

Stian Angermund and Toni McCann claim victories in UTMB OCC

Tom Evans third UTMB 2022 copyright UTMB

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Daniel Jones after winning the 2023 Tarawera Ultramarathon by UTMB 102km

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Ruth Croft after winning the 2019 OCC

UTMB: Ruth Croft on ‘eight-year journey’ to ‘Superbowl for trail runners’

Blandine L'Hirondel wins the 2022 UTMB CCC

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Runners at the start of the 2023 UTMB PTL

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Karel Sabbe Barkley Marathons 2023 photo credit: Davidmillerphotography_ on Instagram

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The start of the 2022 UTMB

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Jim Walmsley at the 2018 UTMB

Jim Walmsley ‘really happy’ with UTMB training progress alongside four-time winner

Francoise D'Haene and Kilian Jornet after the 2017 UTMB

UTMB celebrates 20th anniversary with induction of 22 ‘UTMB Legends’

Eszter Csillag after finishing second at Eiger Ultra-Trail by UTMB in 2022

‘I know I’m playing with fire’ – Eszter Csillag admits Western States-UTMB double is a ‘risk’

Camille Herron at the Leadville 100 in 2017

‘My body needed a chill pill’ – Camille Herron confirms that Leadville 100 is off the cards

Katie Schide after winning the 2022 UTMB

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Martina Valmassoi winning the 2022 UTMB TDS

Martina Valmassoi ‘building up the excitement’ as she takes on 100 miles for the first time at UTMB