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Zhangye 100km International Mountain Trail Challenge

Chris Morrissey gives his run down the Zhangye 100km International Mountain Trail Challenge- a brutally tough 100km race in China. About 7 or 8 weeks ago I got an email from Daniel Jones. It…

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Kaimai Killer – Preview

Come 5am this Saturday the Karangahake Gorge and Kaimai Ranges will fill up with trail runners in the Blackmore’s XTERRA Trail Challenge Waihi. The event has Trail Tigers, 7.3, 13, 19, 42.2 and 60km options…

Chris starting up "The Big Walk". Photo- Grant Guise

Chris Morrissey Buffalo Stampede Marathon Repot

Chris Morrissey ventured over to Victoria at the start of April to see what hills where on off at the Buffalo Stampede, the first ever Australia/New Zealand Sky Running Race. When I heard that…

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Raglan Karioi Trail

Raglan Karioi Trail took place on the 14th December. A new race this year, the 25km race is over steep and rough terrain and you guessed it, Chris Morrissy was on the start…

Chris Morriessy. Photo: Paul Charteris www.taraweraultra.co.nz

The Goat is the answer.

The Goat is the answer. The question : What’s the most fun 600 people can have in the mud with uphill tail winds and horizontal rain? Chris Morriessy’s race report of the 2013…

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Kauri Run- Chris Morrissey Report

After Chris Morrissey’s quick preview of this past Saturdays show down at the 32km Kauri Run, Chris follows up with the below race report on how his day when. The 10th Great Cranleigh Kauri…

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The Kauri run unification title fight/race

On the eve on The Kauri Run Chris Morrissey drop the below in my inbox late last night. In Chris words “just a quick scene setter for you”- I am guessing Chris is…

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Chris Morrissey Kawerau King of the Mountain Race Report

Karhu Running athlete Chris Morrissey gives us a great race report from this past weekends epic  Kawerau King of the Mountain Race. The 58th Kawerau King of the Mountain was set to be…

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The Morrissey Report- 2013 Waihi Xterra Trail Champs

Chris Morrissey, twice the brides maid at the Waihi Xterra Trail Champs, ran away with the win this past Saturday, cranking out a new course record on the relentless trails that wined around…

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Blackmores XTERRA Trail Challenge Waihi

The Blackmores XTERRA Trail Challenge Waihi is fast approaching again. Set in the Karangahake Gorge and Kaimai Ranges, the event has 7.3, 13, 19, 42.2 and 60km options and come Saturday the 19th October the…

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