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Wouter Hamelinck climbing during the 2nd lap. Photo: Northburn Facebook.

Northburn 100- 2014 Recap

Above- post race interview with Northburn 50km winner and course record holder, Sage Canaday. The Northburn 100 took place this weekend in amazing and very ” un-Northburn” like weather. While in the past…

Ticking off #3- William crossing the line at Taranaki RTM

New Zealand Grand Slam

“The mix of these three events makes it very hard to complete the set – not many trail runners want to do Taranaki and not many road runners would want to do Northburn.”-…

Northburn 100- Blair McWhirter Interview

Northburn100 Early Entry

                  Just had an email from Mr Highland Events, Terry Davis, giving a heads up on the early bird rate for the Northburn100- New Zealand’s…

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Northburn Predictions- by Matt Bixley

Clearly the in-depth interview I gave for Northburn detailing my battles with injury and opening up the more empathetic side of me was not worthy of publication. Another theory is that Grant, like…

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