Striders 2018
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Abel Tasman Coastal Classic 2018

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The Kaiteriteri Gold Half and 10km has certainly cemented itself as a major must do on the running and walking calendar and this years event on Saturday March 10th is tracking towards another 400 plus field.

With over 300 already registered it's time to challenge yourself and join them around one of the countries most scenic courses.

Sure, there are a few undulations in the course terrain but ‘what goes up always comes down’ and the descent to the finish on the golden sands of Kaiteriteri Beach is the final reward.

All entries received by February 13th are in the draw for an Awaroa Lodge overnight stay for 2, which includes boat transfers from Kaiteriteri,...

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Check out the Race Info page of the McFadden McMeeken Phillips Nelson Women's Trail-ahtlon.
There are event descriptions, course maps and more.
Plus details on the Early Bird Prize

The Marlborough Sounds will be on your doorstep to explore and enjoy if you are the lucky winner of this fantastic ‘Early Entry’ spot prize – a weekend for 2 in the beautiful, popular and cosy Bach4 at Anakiwa.

You will be spellbound by our beautiful region which is on your doorstep to explore & enjoy. A short 3 minute walk takes you to the foreshore where you can wander along to the Tirimoana & Anakiwa jetties (the later where the well known Outward Bound School is situated...

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NBS Nelson Striders hold their first Sunday Expedition for 2018, on February 4th, and will head to Parachute Rock, Nelson Lakes National Park. Trailrunners and walkers competent to tackle the climb are invited to join them.
The landmark gained its name from a parachute-shaped gravel scree and the St Arnaud Range ridge line at 1683m is a challenging kilometre climb from Kerr Bay, Lake Rotoiti (634m) below.
The well formed trail zig zags its way up, the flora initially dominated by large red beech. Higher up silver beech and finally the hardy mountain beech take over with the later becoming progressively stunted as the climb readies to exit the bush line. At the top the...

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 21st July 2018 ... Sold Out, the wait list is operational
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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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