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The Hillary Race Report- Heather Davidson

The Hillary – 80km of pure Waitakere Ranges goodness from Arataki to Muriwai- Heather Davidson’s Race Report. Naturally I was keen to race in my training ground, and when photos4sale offered me an…

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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,…


The Hillary Ultra Update

The Hillary Ultra Update- Had a good chat with Shaun Collins from Lactic Turkey Events today. There were a few things talked about and if you run trails in the uper North Island it…


Coming at you this week

Coming At You This Week- well had last week off with updates and what not as it was pretty quiet race wise and we had some “real” work that needed doing. This week…

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Big O Trail Run- Chris Morrissey Race Report

Chris Morrissey clocked up another trail running win at yesterday’s Big O Trail Run and sent us in his race report  for the BCR masses to read – enjoy! Just thought I’d give…

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Big O Trail Run

The Big O trail run is this weekend and race director Shaun Collins from Lactic Turkey Events has been nice enough to give us his thoughts on the race (as well as pass on some…


Coming at you this week

Coming at you this week- Well yes, we are a little late getting this up this week. Getting back from TNF100 in Australia and recovering from a 100km race, catching up on work and family…


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