Adrian Boyes – Director/Partner: co-founder of Dark & White Events in 1996/1997

Started road and fell running in late teens when a member of the Viking Venture Unit in Derby. Ran numerous on and off road long distance events including The Four Inns, The Masters, The Bob Graham Round (1989), London Marathon and Snowdonia Marathon. From 1990 onwards has moved primarily from two feet to two wheels and has enjoyed mountain and road biking both in the UK and Europe.

Oli Holmes – Director/Partner: 2015 onwards

Mountain bike racer from the age of 6, outdoor enthusiast from the age of 4, Peak District resident from 10, Dark & White competitor from 17. Blighted by illness during teens, Oli returned to XC MTB racing at University becoming British University Champion 2008, taking part in the British National XC series between 2006-2012, UCI Marathon World Cup 2007, various European XC races. Retired from Elite level XC MTB racing at the end of 2012. Is as happy exploring the Peaks on two feet as on two wheels.