Captain Cook's Landing
Abel Tasman Coastal Classic Trail Run
Dun Run 2019

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Saturday’s 26th Abel Tasman Coastal Classic was dominated by Canterbury runners, especially the women’s field where they swept the Podium.

Kirsten Wright , 2.54.16, doubled up on her last year’s victory finishing just over 2 minutes clear of Dana Paton with Jenny Stewart following her home.

Men’s Winner, Vajin Armstrong was in complete control in the 33km journey from Awaroa to Marahau never being seriously challenged in his 2.28.44 effort. Motueka’s Luke Stuthridge added some local colour with his silver placing holding out Simon Angus ( Wellington).

“Sole survivor” now is Chris Gates having finished every event since 1994.

Next year’s date is set for...

TRAIL
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Saturday’s 26th Abel Tasman Coastal Classic was dominated by Canterbury runners, especially the women’s field where they swept the Podium.

Kirsten Wright , 2.54.16, doubled up on her last year’s victory finishing just over 2 minutes clear of Dana Paton with Jenny Stewart following her home.

Men’s Winner, Vajin Armstrong was in complete control in the 33km journey from Awaroa to Marahau never being seriously challenged in his 2.28.44 effort. Motueka’s Luke Stuthridge added some local colour with his silver placing holding out Simon Angus ( Wellington).

“Sole survivor” now is Chris Gates having finished every event since 1994.

Next year’s date is set for...

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The Abel Tasman National Park is renowned for its golden beaches, lush native forests, sculptured granite cliffs and marine life.

However it’s world famous coast track is primo trail running territory and since 1994 the Abel Tasman Coastal Classic has built its reputation as “ one event to put on your list for the run of a lifetime”.

Saturday will be no exception for its 26th edition with another sell out field of 325 competitors treading their 36km journey from Awaroa to Marahau along the famed pathway.

2017 winner, Vajin Armstrong ( Canterbury) will be hoping to notch another victory however fellow Cantabrian, Flavio Vianna has finished runner up in both 2017 and...

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Please head to the Dun Run page and check out this years results.

Well done to all and thank you for your patience for me to get these uploaded.

Abbe

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are now online - head on over to the event page to view
www.nelsonevents.co.nz/content/captain-cooks-landing

Four new additions to the Honours Board
Sub 2 hours
265 Nathan Foley MU40 01:57:57
264 Danny Carmine M40-49 01:59:28

Sub 2 hours 25 minutes
262 Angela Leck F40-49 02:13:27
257 Kirsten Wright FU40 02:24:21

Two records went
Men 40-49
264 Danny Carmine M40-49 01:59:28

Men 50-59
267 Michael Wray M50-59 02:10:29

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Take care on the track to Meretoto (Ship Cove) as there are works underway at the top of the saddle to build a new track. This isn't ready as yet, so stick to the main track and follow the signage around the area. Be aware of extra machinery, and rock fall, including some little steps (see pic).

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