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Team EAST just got a handy addition to their start list with Nelson's own Commonwealth Games competitor Julian Matthews for Sunday week's The Hits Run Mahana

Want to RACE with him in the 10km distance? Then make sure you have your entry in by Saturday (22nd) evening

Or perhaps you just fancy getting your race number signed or having a chat to this New Zealand athlete?
We're rapt that Julian has agreed to come along to pre-event race pack pick up for the Friday afternoon slot (12.30pm - 1.30pm at migym in Bridge St, Nelson). See website for full early race pack pick up options.
PLUS, he will also be there to help hand out race numbers on event day for all those...

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As good as this?

Share your pics and fundraising page links here and over on our FB page - we'd love to see the progress shots before judgement day!

http://nz.movember.com/mospace/11203381

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Paula Canning’s trail running ability has certainly climbed in status since she competed in the NZ Team at the World Mountain Running Champs recently in both Austria & Italy.

The experience and confidence gained paid off in Saturday’s Trailways Dun Run when she went out hard from the Maitai Dam startline and stayed in that mindset with her 22km run being the highlight of the 20th Anniversary event.

Sophie Hart held a more than respectable 1.52.58 record beforehand but Canning eclipsed that by more than a minute with her superb 1.51.29 effort .

Elizabeth Roberts and Caitlin Fielder had a good race for second and third.

Back in 1995 Greg Fraine was the...

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Last year a lucky couple were lured away to Samoa when they won the Wildside Travel Spot Prize

This year Andrea has come up with another special reason to lace up your running or walking shoes and cross the finish shute at The Hit Run Mahana.

After achieving that, all over the age of 18, will be in for a chance to head away to Australia next August and take part in the Sunshine Coast Run & Walk Festival

You can choose from the Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km or 5km…or simply just go and watch over 5000 take part plus not missing the Friday Night : Onesie Run”….

All distances are on flat out and back courses, taking in the spectacular Coast beaches of...

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Sigh ... yet again our email system is playing up and we are now receiving a lot of emails back to us. Not sure why they are not getting to the recipients. Please bear with us as we once again seek advice from our hosting company. Hopefully be all sorted soon.

If you have not received a reply to an email, please let us know so we can get in touch 'old school'

Thanks for your understanding.

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Congratulations to all finishers of today's 20th Trailways Dun Run.

Gorgeous day to be out and up in the hills of Nelson.

2 Records went
Paula Canning - Womens Overall Course Record (and 40-49 age group) and

Men's 50-59 age group record - Greg Fraine (and Robbie Barnes)

http://nelsonevents.co.nz/content/dun-run for full provisional results

Upcoming events

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Sunday November 30th 2014
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Sunday 14th December 2014
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Maitai Valley, Nelson
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3 runs over 3 weeks

Recent results

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Date for 2015 tbc
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September 26th 2015
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Date for 2015 tbc
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July 2015 (date tbc)
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Saturday 18th April 2015, St Arnaud, Nelson Lakes

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