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2013 Abel Tasman Coastal Classic Race Report

Luke Hurring, the 2013 Routeburn Classic winner, lined up recently in the 20th running of the Abel Tasman Coastal Classic. And while Luke was battling it out with eventual winner Dave Parsons and Dallas Wichman, his wife Kellie run…

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Two Decades On The Abel Tasman Trail

This weekends Able Tasman Coastal Classic will have its usual strong field (a quick look at the start list and the likes of recent Naseby 50km winner Ben Aynsley and the top 2…

Coming At You This Week

Coming At You This Week 21st October- Twizel PyramidRun From this past weekend- Nelson Events Dun Run- BCR Race Report is up HERE Xterra Trail Challenge Waihi- we will hopefully get a small write up with comments from…

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Subway Dun Run

Race report by competitor and occasional BCR reporter Gareth Rapley. Sunny Nelson turned on a shocker for the 2012 edition of the Nelson Events Dun Run. 200mm of rain was forecast for the…

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Top Town NZ- Nelson

What is New Zealand’s Top TRAIL Town? Hmm, could there be a bigger can of worms? Today BCR continues their series of chats with a few folks that rate their local spot as…

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Coming At You This week

Coming At You This week Some great races around the country coming up as well as some good reads on BCR….. Saturday October 13th Total Sports XTERRA Trail Challenge Waihi with 5 different race…

Vajin and wife Prasasta at the Abel Tasman Coastal Classic

Vajin Armstrong Abel Tasman Coastal Classic Race Report

 The Abel Tasman Coastal Classic took place this past weekend in good conditions and some good racing up front. Below is Vajin Armstrong’s Abel Tasman Coastal Classic Race Report- Anyone keen on trying to take…

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Abel Tasman Coastal Classic Preview

The Abel Tasman Coastal Classic is coming up this weekend, but with a trip to Adelaide among other things going on there was no way I was going to be able to get a race preview out…

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Coming At You This Week

Coming At You This Week….. Well not so much of a coming at you, but a more a over view of last weekend, mostly of kiwis off shore- Captain Cooks Landing seen some…

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Furneaux Lodge Captain Cook’s Landing

The sanctuary of Marlborough’s Queen Charlotte Sounds got woken up a few times back in the late 1700’s.  First the Endeavour landed, followed by the Resolution, as Captain James Cook anchored on his…

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