Striders 2018
The Dun Run
Abel Tasman Coastal Classic 2018

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See you bright and early, either at the pre-booked bus collection point (Marahau DOC carpark at 6.30am) or at Kaiteriteri Recreation Reserve (look for the big marquee)! at 7am.

Remember your Registration Certificate (pdf link emailed to you in the last couple of pre-event emailers, head to the competitor list on the event website and click on the links if you have deleted from your inbox already, http://www.nelsonevents.co.nz/content/abel-tasman-coastal-classic-0) and your photo ID, along with your gear for checking.

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Enter this unique event before the end of September and go in the draw to win a pair of ‘Whiskey Shots with a Satan’ GOODR specialised exercise sunglasses.

NBS Nelson Striders Half and 10km is on Sunday 2nd December 2018.

The no watch, guess your time, anyone can win event celebrates the 25th edition this year!

https://www.tridentresults.com/event/328

All entries received (including those already in) before noon on Sunday 30th September (NZ time) will be in the draw.

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IMPORTANT
Change to the course due to a slip on the Third House to Four Corners section of the Dun Mt Trail

We have been informed by Nelson City Council that with recent heavy rain, a slip on the Third House to Four Corners section of the Dun Mt trail is unpassable. As such we have arranged an alternative diversion.

From Coppermine Saddle you will continue around past Windy Point and back into the tree line towards Third House as per the normal course, however, at the Junction Saddle, (approx 3.5km from Windy Point) you will take the Black Diamond Track to the Right through to Fringed Hill (approx 2.5km).

At Fringed Hill you will be greeted by our crew who...

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There is nothing as liberating as “running naked”…… as in running or walking naked without your watch.
Getting disconnected is the theme of the longstanding NBS Nelson Striders Half Marathon & 10km which celebrates it’s 25th anniversary on December 2nd switching from its normal January time slot.
Glancing down at your wrist every couple of minutes, checking your pace or pulse, email or Facebook alerts becomes forgotten and instead competitors just tune into their body….. .and better still immerse themselves fully along the peaceful setting of the Maitai River.
The out and back course along the Maitai Valley Road is ideal road run or walking terrain, no severe...

Upcoming events

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October 13th 2018 Sold out
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2nd December 2018 for the "No Watch" Half and 10km Entries open 13th August
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Maitai Valley, Nelson
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Finish on the golden sands on 9th March 2019
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Saturday 13th April 2019

Recent results

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October 13th 2018 Sold out
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7th September 2019 (TBC)
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2019 date is Saturday the 13th July
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Saturday 13th April 2019

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