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Taupo New Zealand

I stayed longer. Which luckily I can choose to do.

Its such a beautiful place and autumn is extra special. I wandered the markets and the lakefront and enjoyed some very nice Indian food.


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Race Report: IMNZ Taupo 2017

Hi everyone! It’s been a while. I’m going to start by saying this; Ironman Taupo is a bucket list race. If the full distance race sounds daunting, there’s always the less macho option of doing the 70.3. 4,233 more words


Lake Taupo 

I am at Taupo but moving on soon. It is a beautiful place and great for walking and exploring



Lake Taupo

We arrived in Taupo Friday night to detours and road closures. Unbeknownst to us, the Ironman New Zealand was on the next day!

I booked our stay outside the town center at Wairakei Resort so I could walk across the street for a soak at Wairakei Terraces while Allen took the car fishing all day. 204 more words

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Ironman Race Day: the swim

I woke up on race morning to the sound of the wind howling through the trees outside the house.

My heart sank.

It wasn’t that I hadn’t trained in wind. 1,628 more words

How Not to Spend 48 Hours in Taupo

Okay, okay. Maybe I’m being a little harsh with the title. But I’m sure your visit to Taupo was probably more wow than mine. 770 more words