Abel Tasman Coastal Classic 2018
Alpine Lodge Loop the Lake

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The Abel Tasman Coastal Classic celebrates its 25th anniversary in October and with it another sell out field of trailrunners for the iconic footrace from Awaroa to Marahau along the famed coastal track.

What began in 1994, in the infancy of off road events, quickly established itself as a “mustdo” on New Zealand’s running scene . This year’s event has an even split of men and women competing and has attracted over 40 entrants from overseas with 90% of the field travelling from outside the Nelson region. Also amongst them will be the two survivors, Chris Gates and Owen Rowse, keen to continue their legacy having completed every event.

This year’s base switches to...

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For those interested in the long course for the Dun Run this year here is a small update.
We are waiting patiently for a decision and will inform you all when we know.

In the meantime check out the Competitor List to this years event with over 200 keen competitors, we are tracking towards a full house!
http://www.nelsonevents.co.nz/content/dun-run

To celebrate having the most ever competitors for the Dun Run Kiwi Multisport are going to draw from the first 211 a winner of a "Zygos 2.0 Ultraspire Racing pack" valued at $299.95

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A quick update for all those waiting patiently for the Dun Run Long Course announcement.
We have an alternative course that is now awaiting approval. Once approved it will be released to all.

We plan to apply an Early Bird Deal for those entering the Long Course so don't worry you won't miss out on discount.

Keep up the training.

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We have had an awesome response to the opening of the Dun Run, with the biggest first day of entries in the Dun's history over 50 entries in 24hours!

This achievable yet challenging run is Rugged but Runnable, for your efforts you will be rewarded with epic vistas of Nelson back country and the Tasman Bay. The pictures below don't do the view justice.

AND...

Gareth from Kiwi Multisport in Nelson has some exciting news for those entering Dun Run, keep tuned in as there is more to come soon.

Visit the Dun Run page for more details

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Provisional Results now online

Well done team! Awesome effort out there!

http://www.nelsonevents.co.nz/content/alpine-lodge-loop-the-lake

Huge thanks to our NBS Strider Hands, Nelson SAR, Erasmus family and our family of sponsors, Alpine Lodge, NBS (Nelson Building Society), Migym, Hammer Nutrition, Kiwi Multisport and Hop Federation.

AND Happy Birthday Chris! Fantastic way to celebrate a 70th!!

Safe travels home everyone, see you at the next one.

Upcoming events

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Saturday 21st July 2018 ... Sold Out, the wait list is operational
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1st September 2018
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October 13th 2018 Sold out Waitlist is operational
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2nd December 2018 for the "No Watch" Half and 10km
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Maitai Valley, Nelson
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Finish on the golden sands on 9th March 2019

Recent results

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Saturday 13th April 2019 (TBC)
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Finish on the golden sands on 9th March 2019
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Maitai Valley, Nelson
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2nd December 2018 for the "No Watch" Half and 10km

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