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Less than 20 spots now remain for July's Captain Cook's Landing TrailRun .... don't leave entry too long if you want to be on the startline

http://www.nelsonevents.co.nz/content/captain-cooks-landing

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Want some company? Are you Richmond based? We have been contacted by a participant who is looking for some training partners in the Richmond area. Let us know and we can put you in touch.
(the request is for preferably 'older' women)

Remember to use this forum to search out others, gain ideas, and we also have a facebook page (scroll down for the event listing) and you can post in there too.

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This event is limited to 150

The course is approximately 26km from Camp Bay to Ship Cove along the Queen Charlotte Track in the Marlborough Sounds of New Zealand.

An enjoyable active day with lunch, prizegiving buffet and boat transport included. All transport is from Picton.

http://www.nelsonevents.co.nz/content/captain-cooks-landing

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Enter the Kaiteriteri Gold Half Marathon or 10km before the 20th of February and you will go into the draw to win this awesome prize package:

* A Mannagum Glenelg 4EV Tent

The Mannagum Glenelg 4EV is simple in design and easy to erect with the traditional crossover pole configuration and an extended front vestibule. With a full 195 cm standing height for added comfort.
Features:
Extended vestibule with twin side entrances,
Sleeps 4 persons
Breathable inner tent,
Large side windows with zippered internal window curtain,
No-see-um mesh,
Lift up front, side awnings,
Heavy duty floor

* 2 Air Sofa Chairs for maximum...

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Simon Leaning shut out all contenders in Sunday’s NBS Nelson Striders Half Marathon to win the coveted Trevor Ruffell Tusk Trophy..aka The Boar’s Jaw.

He was just 3 seconds adrift of his estimate while the rest were 14 seconds plus, Amber Lawson ( North Canterbury ) and Kimble Rawson being the closest.

The event celebrates Maitai Dan caretaker, Trevor Ruffell, and his rescue of a band of Nelson Striders back in 1994 after they were set upon by an agitated boar during a Sunday training run up the valley

With his bare hands Ruffell manhandled the beast, drowning it in the river and what remains, the Boar’s Jaw, has become one of the most sought after trophies on the...

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Get online and enter today if you haven't already!

Remember this is a no watch, no gadgets, no phones, no ipods etc event. Just you, your shoes and like minded running and walking mates. The winner is the one who comes home closest to their estimated time. This could be your chance to WIN a race!! ;)

Enter online here: https://regonline.activeglobal.com/2016nbsnelsonstriders

More info here:...

Upcoming events

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July 16th 2016 SOLD OUT
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3rd September 2016 (tbc) .. opening soon ...
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October 8th 2016 SOLD OUT
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Sunday November 27th 2016 (tbc)
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Sunday 11th December 2016 (tbc)
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Maitai Valley, Nelson

Recent results

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Saturday 16th April
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3 runs over 3 weeks
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March 11th 2017 (tbc)
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Maitai Valley, Nelson

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