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Xterra Waihi – Kaimai Killer

Matt Bixley (a new member of Team LiveStrong) made a rare trip north this past weekend to sample the trails of the Karangahake Gorge and the Waihi Xterra Ultra Race. Below is Matt’s take…

"a bunch of likely misfits"- on the start lien and ready to go.

Kaweka Mountain Marathon- Steve Neary Report

The BCR Kaweka Mountain Marathon was this past weekend- below is a race report from Aucklander and Xterra Trail Series regular Steve Neary. Back in June last year when I watched the Youtube clip…

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XTERRA Trail Challenge Waihi Preview

The XTERRA Trail Challenge Waihi is coming up this weekend and local lad Darren Blackwell has written an excellent race preview for BCR- Kaimai Mamaku Forest Park is a 37,000 hectare skinny strip of…


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