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Race Preview: Great Forest Events

Race date: Saturday 11 April 2015
Event website: Great Forest Events

It’s almost time again for the Great Forest Events, an excellent collection of off-road run/walk events held each April in the Waitarere Forest near Levin.  457 more words

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Race Preview: Pahiatua Bush Harriers Half Marathon

Race date: Sunday 22 March 2015
Event website: Bush Harrier Club Half Marathon

This year sees the 30th running of the Bush Harriers Half Marathon and 10km Run and Walk. 310 more words

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Race Preview: Round the Vines Half Marathon

Race date: Sunday, 15 March 2015
Event website: Round the Vines

The Round the Vines Half Marathon is not just another small town country run/walk. It’s one big jollification, passing through the scenic Wairarapa vineyards around Martinborough with participants in fancy dress and water tables serving wine and music. 383 more words

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Race Preview: Bayleys Mountain to Surf Marathon

Race date: Saturday 7 March (online entries close: Wednesday 4 March)
Event website: Bayleys Mountain to Surf Marathon

Why you should do it:
Well within reach of the Manawatu-Wanganui region, this scenic marathon starting in the foothills of Mt Taranaki has a downhill profile promising potentially fast marathon times. 431 more words

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Series review: Manawatu Striders Super Sevens 2015

The Striders Super Sevens is an annual early highlight on the Manawatu-Wanganui running/walking calendar. Drawing huge numbers of participants from Palmerston North and beyond, the series is a celebration of summer, good times and general physical wellbeing. 332 more words

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Hey Runners, it's free will!

Whining runners, beware. This post is about you.

Let’s get right down to it, runners. I’m going to ask you the age old question. Why do you run? 415 more words

Trail Running

In the beginning..... there was a track!

Running has changed my life physically, mentally, psychologically, and spiritually. I’ve met lots of running friends throughout my running time. This is the thing I’m most appreciative of, the people I’ve met along the way. 679 more words

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