Abel Tasman Coastal Classic 2017
Abel Tasman Coastal Classic 2017

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the Nelson region’s sport event organisers.

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Group Booking Reference: GM5605

The below rates are based on return travel, prices to date, inclusive of GST and subject to availability.

Off Peak Fares: Each Way
Adult $43.00
Premium Lounge (Kaitaki & Aratere)$40.00 18yrs plus
The Cove (Arahura) $30.00 18yrs plus
Child $25.00
Car/Van/Ute/4WD/trailer $126.00 each
Extra half metre over 5.5m $19.00
Campervan/Motorhome $142.00
Extra half metre over 5.5m $37.00
Off Peak Dates:
01 February 14 - 06 February 14
10 February 14...

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Nelson Events is playing its part in bringing back the “birdlife” to the Brook Waimarama Sanctuary.

In Saturday’s Haven Realty Sanctuary Run women trailrunners and walkers outnumbered men finishers 112 to 98 and if the trend continues blokes may become the endangered species…

Conditions were perfect for the record field willing to escape into the” backwoods of Nelson” and beyond for the third edition in what is becoming an iconic race on the national off road scene

90 travelled from outside the region to experience the variation in terrain, the intensity of the climb to Fringed Hill and then the speed of the downhill stretch from Third House before all got to step...

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Provisional Results now uploaded over on the event page

Check out the gallery of images available at www.shuttersport.co.nz

Awesome work out there today!!

Congrats to Karen Muller, Chch, (Long Course Women 40-49), Short Course: Juliet Ayre, NN, (Women U40) , Grant Standing, NN, (Men 40-49), Steve Scott, NN, (Men 50-59), Jo Gould, NN, (Women 50-...

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Off road is where it’s at …… that’s the opinion of 249 trail runners and walkers who have entered this Saturday’s Haven Realty Sanctuary Run.

Last year 116 turned up, but over double that and more will get their taste of Nelson’s ‘backwoods and beyond’ territory that will more than challenge some, especially over the 25km (long) course.

Ninety travel from outside the region, a healthy response to a Nelson Events marketing and promotion initiative assisted by the Nelson City Council and it’s Nelson Events Marketing & Development Programme which was set up to encourage visitors to travel here in the shoulder and winter period.

Before all get to foot it into the...

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If you have, then you are already in the draw for:

- a pair of ASICS Running/Walking Shoes
- an ASICS T-Shirt
- official Run Mahana Event Cap
- THREE month membership at Migym
- Three pack of Woollaston Wine
- Nelson Events Drink Bottle
- Picnic Rug for post event relaxation in the vines

If you haven't entered yet - enter before the end of August to also be included in the draw.

Set at the stunning Woollaston Estates in Mahana, you can choose from the Half Marathon, 10km, the Woollaston Mahana Vineyard 5km or for kids - the BlueBerryIT Kids Mahana Mile.

And the earlier you enter,...

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Mike Morrissey of Kaikoura chats with Jessica Hughes at the Furneaux Lodge Checkpoint on Saturday. Mike finished at Camp Bay in a time of 2.24.45 taking just over four minutes off the record set back in 2006.

Fran Kerse (Nelson) also set a new record in the Female 60+ section in 3.04.26, smashing over 20 minutes off the time, as did Klaartje van Schie (Nelson) in the Female Under 40 section.

Three additions to the honours board with Blair McWhirter (Canterbury) and Dave Parsons (Wellington) going under two hours, and Klaartje van Schie (Nelson) under 2.25.

Full results available on...

Upcoming events

October 14th 2017 SOLD OUT
Sunday 10th December 2017 (tbc) CHARITY EVENT
Maitai Valley, Nelson
January 14th 2018 - Your chance to WIN!
March 10th 2018 Finish on the golden sands ENTRIES NOW OPEN

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