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Ruby Muir on her way to owning the 2012 Kepler. Photo: Graham Dainty

Kepler Challenge 2013- Women’s Race Preview

The women’s race at this year’s Kepler Challenge is set to be a cracker, with the only damper being that a few of the girls may not have had the best lead up to the race. A mixture…

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Whitney Dagg Surf Coast Century Race Report

Dunedin based The North Face athlete Whitney Dag lined up for her 2nd 100km ultra race last month, the Surf Coast Century, in Anglesea, Victoria, Australia. After The North Face 100 in May…

Whitney winning the 2012 Routeburn Classic in record time

Nutrition Tips for Runners- Refuel Your Tank and Recover

Whitney Dagg is not only one of New Zealand’s top trail runners, she also knows how to eat. With a Bachelor of Applied Science in Sport and Exercise Nutrition and a Diploma in Human Nutrition,…

Whitney winning the 2012 Routeburn Classic in record time

Nutrition Tips for Runners- Eat Your Way to the Podium

Whitney Dagg is not only one of New Zealand’s top trail runners, she also knows how to eat. With a Bachelor of Applied Science in Sport and Exercise Nutrition and a Diploma in Human Nutrition,…

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Nutrition Tips for Runners- Fuel Your Tank

Whitney Dagg is not only one of New Zealand’s top trail runners, she also knows how to eat. With a Bachelor of Applied Science in Sport and Exercise Nutrition and a Diploma in Human Nutrition,…

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TNF100 Give Away’s and Results

The North Face 100 Australia took place this past weekend in the Blue Mountains of Australia. We aren’t going to go into a full race report- Dan from Ultra168 was on the spot…

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Routeburn Classic

The 10th edition of the iconic Routeburn Classic is almost upon us and as always things are shaping up to be a great day in Fiorland and Aspiring National Parks. Starting on the Milford Highway at the…

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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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Kepler Challenge 2012- Woman’s Preview

Matt Bixely, aka “The Mouth of the South” has stepped up to give us an excellent insight to the 2012 Kepler Challenge woman’s field. Its is shaping up to be a great race, read…

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Great Naseby Water Race

For the last 6 years, at the end of August, on the gravel roads and the water race tracks of the Naseby Forest, runners have lined up in the early hours, in freezing Central Otago,…

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