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Kiwi’s Storm Pomona KOM

Chris Morrissey, winner of the Kawerau King of the Mountain, gives us a race recap of the kiwi invasion on last weekend’s Pomona king of the Mountain in Australia. Last Friday a group…


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…

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UltrAspire Double Rainbow- Chris Morrissey Report

Yesterday we had Kristian Day’s race report on the inaugural UltrAspire Double Rainbow Marathon. Kristian finish a soild 2nd place, behind the seemingly always on form Chris Morrissey, and today we have Chris race report…

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UltrAspire Double Rainbow- the KDay Report

Kristain Day is more than a wildly hansom young fellow from the Chatham Island, best know for master minding the “Speaker Vest” that pumped out 80′s rock anthems as he paced Ruby Muir…

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Wild Turkey- Chris Morrissey Race Report

Two years ago my van broke down on the way to the Wild Turkey off road half marathon held in the Waitakere Ranges. I missed the race. This was the only reason I…


Wild Turkey vs NIMBY’s

Shaun Collins (Lactic Turkey Events), like a lot of others is passionate about sharing his playground. He’s turned that into a fantastic and diverse business making opportunities for people to get out, play,…

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Dougan Butler Goat Kaimai Race Report

Dougan Butler, New Zealand Mountain Running title holder and representative, as well as Salomon Running New Zealand team member, took out the inaugural ”Goat Kaimai” this past weekend. Below is Dougan’s race report, enjoy- The Goat…


BCR Kaweka – Chris Morrissey Race Report

After a year off the racing calendar, mountain running in the Kaweka ranges was back on the calendar again with a new name, main sponsor and new driving force behind it in the…


BCR Kaweka Mountain Marathon Preview

The BCR Kaweka Mountain Marathon takes place this Saturday, with 28km and 15km options, as well as the grand daddy Marathon (we have heard it is more like 47km) with over 3400 meters of…

Jean Beaumont - Northburn 100mile, 26:45 woman's CR

BCR Performance and Runner of the Year polls

BCR 2012 Polls. This is your chance to vote for who you think where the top New Zealand  performances and male and female runners* in 2012. A few notes re the polls *This is…


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