Captain Cook's Landing
Abel Tasman Coastal Classic Trail Run
Dun Run 2019

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The “master of the Maitai” Simon Mardon was back on Tuesday night showing all he’s ready for Buller on Saturday week.

Although not as quick as previous years in the 10km, the final of the Sprig n Fern Summer Series, his 34.17 was more than respectable.

David Bill has been the “speed merchant” over the shorter distance lead up 3km & 5km runs but he couldn’t handle Mardon’s strength..

Henry Wallace stuck with Bill all the way finishing two seconds behind him in 35.15.

Simon Leaning also looked strong and heads towards a good time down the Gorge….depending if the heatwave sticks around but history tells us that over the years morning mist from the river...

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The final of the Sprig and Fern Striders Six O'Clock Summer Series

Start will be staggered as per below:

Wave 1 Estimate over 1hour 15 Start 6.00pm

Wave 2 Estimate 55min to 1.15 Start 6.10pm

Wave 3 Estimate under 55min Start 6.20pm

You will need to get your name recorded at the start so please check in with one of the team at Branford Park – 10min before your start time.

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All the best for a fab run, hybrid or walk tomorrow! We look forward to seeing you out at Woollaston Estates and enjoying the morning with you.

Registration Opening Times:
7.30am for HALF marathoners
8.30am for 10km entrants
9.45am for 5km entrants
11.00am for Mile entrants

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They look AWESOME!

Website traffic is on overload at present and it's not letting me on to upload the results - will try back in an hour to see if you've all gone to sleep ;)
NOW UPLOADED .... go to http://nelsonevents.co.nz/content/escape-tanes-forest and click on the Entry Signpost for the 2012 Provisional Haven Realty Sanctuary Run Results

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A motivating read ... thanks Di for sharing ...

Back in 1992 Mary Thornton (author of the book “Get into Multisport”) asked me to join her in the Veteran’s section of a women’s event. Considering I was “ morbidly obese,” and had done no sport, except a bit of recreational swimming for years not many people would have thought of me as an athlete! To save Mary, and my children embarrassment I trained hard and although, on the day we were very close to the back of the field, we all had a wonderful time. This planted a seed in my mind, when later I became aware of “Women’s only events” posters which said “ She runs, swims and cycles” just like you…. NOT!!

At 55, a...

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