Three Brittish Iron Men represented GCE at the World Qualifier Middle Distance Triathlon Relay Race (Half Ironman) in Chester, UK.
- 87 km bike: Steve Nelson, Production Manager GCE Ltd
- 21 km run: Gareth Pemberton, Director of Innovation GCE Group
- 1.9 km swim: Andy Tassell, Development Manager, GCE Cylinder Valves
They managed to get in third place, in the first race they entered as a team.