Florence Van Dyke along Onetahuti Beach, CHIA ATCC 2015. Photo: Amanda Jane

2015 Chia Abel Tasman Coastal Classic

Andrew Town’s wrap up of the  2015 Chia Abel Tasman Coastal Classic held over the weekend- The 2016 Chia Abel Tasman Coastal Classic was run in perfect conditions on Saturday in a welcome contrast I’m sure…


Abel Tasman Coastal Classic

Experience mountain runner Andrew Town ventures north for his first run at the Abel Tasman Coastal Classic tomorrow and shares with us who might be in the mix tomorrow at the 22nd running…


Pomona King of the Mountain 2015.

This weekend 14 kiwi mountain runners are heading over the ditch to Pomona to do battle against the Australians over the infamous Mt Cooroora at Pomona, just inland from Noosa on the Sunshine…


Remarks Road Run

A strong field of courageous runners lined up on Saturday 23 August in Queenstown for the third annual Remarkables Access Road Mountain Race.  The best thing of all about this low key race…

Below the rocky section and back on the relatively flat stuff.

Wild Earth Ascent 1/2 Marathon- AT’s Report

Wild Earth Ascent 1/2 Marathon Race Report by Andrew Town. The inaugural Wild Earth Ascent  mountain adventure race held on Saturday 14th June was everything I had hoped for; steep climbs, technical trails, fast downhills and…

Race morning- AT ready to go!

If you can dream it, you can do it- AT’s Great Wall Marathon Report

Wanaka based runner and former Luxmore Grunt record hold Andrew Town just raced the Great Wall Marathon in China, here is his account of the experience.  If you can dream it, you can…


Pomona King of the Mountain Australia

Andrew Town, former Luxmore Grunt record holder and regular BCR contributor gives us a preview of the kiwi contingent set to tackle the Pomona King of the Mountain race in Australia.  On Friday…

xterra wellington

Trail Running at Xterra Wellington…Fun Times!

Sunday 12 May (Mothers Day!) took me to Wellington from my base in Wanaka to have a run in Race 2 of the Wellington Xterra trail race series, organised by the well respected team of Evelyn…


Kiwis Shine at Pomona

Kiwis Shine at Pomona- An International field turned out for the 34th running of the Pomona King of the Mountain held in Queensland, Australia on Sunday 22nd July. (The following is a guest race report by…


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