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Arc Kauri Run 2016 Race Report

Decided to do kauri run. Decided to do the 13km cos I'm on a tight budget and fitness isn’t that great. Well, I think I did ok.

"how hard could 33k be?"

I entered due to a severe case of FOMO and thought "how hard could 33k be?" I bought new shoes (thanks to Colin at Trek n Travel) and toe socks. Four little training runs later and I was happy that they would keep me on the trail.

It's a walk not a run!

Rain and thunderstorms were predicted but our spirits were high and we were pleased to be chasing the 6am starters.

Kaimai Goat Goes Bush

Report by Dawn Tuffery "On Thursday, this trail was the driest…

Tussock Traverse – A Slower Runner's Report

The day begins in a very foggy National Park village. We meet the bus and set off at 7.25am. The bus moves us out of the mist and around the mountains to our start point on the Waihohonu track at a plodding pace. As we crawl around the mountain and onto the Desert Road side of Mount Ruapehu the immensity of the landscape becomes apparent...

The Tussock Traverse

We were greeted at the Chateau with 2 friendly faces, Steph and Hadley, both helping and welcoming all. The usual buzz of pre-race day was felt with our race bag & clean shoe checks done, race numbers handed out.

Double Rainbow Trail - Mark 2

Last year I did the 17km (1 lap up) and so this year, after gaining a free entry ( thanks guys), I decided why not try the 25km ( 2 laps up). 4 laps is just mental. Who would do that?

The Nugget Multisport Results 2015

The Waihi Nugget is an event not far from Hamilton that provides…

T42 Marathon 2015 Results

I had no idea, really. No idea of the terrain, no idea of the route, no idea how to adjust my borrowed race pack and no idea whether my obligatory pre-race injury would actually allow me to start, let alone finish.

Xterra Rotorua Results 2015

A few Hawks ran this great off-road event last Saturday. It…

NZ Mountain Running Championships 2015 Results

Saturday saw the 2015 New Zealand Mountain Running Championships…

The Goat goes bush Kaimai 2015 Results

You've GOAT to try this event. If you like a challenge, have…

Tarawera Ultra and Relays 2015 Results

Congratulations to all Hawks/Hawks-friends on their efforts at…

Tarawera Ultra Marathon 2014 Results

What a fantastic weekend for the Hamilton City Hawks at the 2014…

Taitua Arboretum Reduction Relay 2013 Results

“Twas a BLUSTERY DAY in the woods” of the beautiful Taitua…
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Tongariro T42 Results

Tongariro T42 trail run/bike. At least eight Hawks took part…

The Nugget Multisport Festival Waihi Results

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For the Nugget, Waihi and Waihi Beach dawned very soggy after…

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