The RWCA Sanctuary Run 2014

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Pictured are the 3 canvas photo boards that are pride of place on Averil's office wall - awarded to her after the 25th year of organising the Nelson Women's Triathlon. In the background of each is every past participants name, over 300 more will get their names etched in history tomorrow morning.

Come along and support them. Over 80 are completing their first ever triathlon.

All the action begins at Branford Park at 9.00am with the Maitai Valley Road closed from 8.45am until 10.00am to all vehicles other than residents and emergency operators.

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Not long to go now!

Trust you are looking forward to a fantastic day - a few stats on the field ... there will be over 80 First Timers out there and 7 New Mums - awesome!

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We love to hear your personal stories! Please share them with all of us!! Here is Carena's story as printed in the Nelson Mail recently

http://www.stuff.co.nz/nelson-mail/sport/9844108/On-track-to-a-healthier...

Dig a hole and hide in it or choose a direction to avoid it.

Wakefield single mother Carena Scott changed direction midway through last year to make a better future for herself and her 11-year-old daughter.

Diagnosed with pre-diabetes and warned by her doctor about the...

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Have you entered the 2014 event yet? 70 of the extended 100 spots left .... and less than 30 now remain for July's Furneaux Lodge Captain Cook's Landing

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Women's Triathlon "Get Juiced" Pre-event

On Monday 31st March, from 7 - 9pm the Equilbirum Team are holding "Get Juiced" a special pre-event evening for competitors with cold press juice tasting, a motivational film on healthy lifestyle choices (Hungry for Change) along with spot prizes + gift bags to give away! There is no cost to attend. Bring a friend.
RSVP by Friday, 28th March. Limited spaces.

The Equilibrium team will also be on hand at the triathlon event with free juice samples, portable adjusting tables to tune you up, and will be giving away a Hurom500 Slow Press Juicer valued at $599! Visit our marquee and enter the draw on the day.

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While a few stayed away with Cyclone Lusi likely to show an appearance, 291 turned up and all finished Saturday’s 24th Kaiteriteri Gold Half Marathon and 10km.

Phil Costley, again scribed his name onto the Half Marathon Honours Board posting 1 hour 12minutes 33seconds for his fourth consecutive victory. Again he was in a class of his own no doubt targeting a major marathon in the months ahead. Simon Leaning kept up his consistency with his effortless looking gait recording 1.21.27, chased home by Marlborough’s Robbie Barnes.

73 from outside the region competed including athletes from USA, Australia, France, Netherlands, and Switzerland.

Porirua’s Lizzie Wesley-...

Upcoming events

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August 23rd 2014, Nelson. Entry NOW OPEN
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SOLD OUT .. September 20th 2014
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8th November 2014
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Sunday November 30th 2014
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Sunday 14th December 2014 (tbc)
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Maitai Valley, Nelson

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July 2015 (date tbc)
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Saturday 18th April 2015, St Arnaud, Nelson Lakes (tbc)
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28th year in 2015 - date tbc
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March 14th 2015 (tbc)
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