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Manawatu Striders Super Sevens 2015

The Striders are clearly doing something right when it comes to their start-of-the-year Super Sevens Series. Year after year I am amazed at the number of people turning up each Tuesday night to run or walk the 7km (or 3km) course along the Manawatu River, through the streets of Hokowhitu and back through the Esplanade. 391 more words


Ashhurst to Esplanade - not quite a half marathon (20.8km)

Date: 23 November 2014

Time: 2:03.10

Start of the 20.8km walkers.

Shortly before the start of the 20.8km run.

The field of runners rounding the Ashhurst Domain oval. 937 more words


The illustrious history of canoeing on the Manawatu River

One aspect of the Manawatu’s environmental history which I completely neglected in my book Ravaged Beauty: an environmental history of the Manawatu, was recreational canoeing on the Manawatu River. 427 more words