Below is a list of links and blogs worth checking out

Outdoor Photography  Facebook – sports photographer/web designer/ trail runner Paul Petch.

runslates- Blair McWhirter- chances are he will kick your ass in almost any distance, but he is also a bloody nice guy, with a good blog!

Jonathan Wyatt- NZ Mtn running legend, now based in Italy

Running Wild/Mal Law- running, exploring and sharing- more often than not for a good cause

Ski Runner NZ – Salomon sponsored runner Grant Guise

Do More Trailrunz – Tarawera Ultramarathon race RD Paul Charteris.

Frosty’s Footsteps – kiwi Mtn running champ and 2x winner of TNF EC 50 Anna Frost

Mountain Adventure Blog – Alastair McDowell blog- the names says it all

Andrew’s Walking & Running – super informative blog by Andrew Shelly

Another Running Geek – 24hr lap running geek Matt Bixley

Fastest Known Time NZ- NZ based forum for fastest known times for tracks, peaks, what ever really

Happy Trails- Mike Tennent’s journey discovering and trying new trails around NZ

New Zealand Ultrarunner Association 

Mead Norton Photography, Twitter: Meadphoto, Facebook: Mead Norton Photography

Got an NZ based blog that’s worth a look?- let is know!

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  1. You are welcome to share my blog if you feel it is up to standard


  2. The web-site looks great! A good variety of products to buy for trail running.

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