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Manic, unstructured and entertaining. Mostly for our SQUADFAM, from our Race-Week Facebook Live, here’s about an hour of ‘Tarawera chats’ including random guests and insight from ‘handsome’ Zac Marion (there are too many Ultra Zacs!) Available for download from Google Drive here. Note that SQUADcast Ep2 w/ Lucy Bartholomew is still in the edit shop Read more about Squadcast Ep 3 – Tarawera Week w/ Zac Marion[…]
In the first half, don’t be an idiot. In the second half, don’t be a wimp. Wise words which I attempted to follow. Leading into the race, I was confident in my base endurance. The swimming and cycling had seen to that. The 5km TT one week before was a big confidence booster. I had Read more about Michael’s Taupo Ultra Race Report[…]
Hear from Wellington squaddie Kate as she tackles something more than a little bit intrepid, Ever woken to the sounds of flute and a primal drum? Compete in Sunrise to Sunset in the Mongolia’s wild mountains and you will! You’ll also see the sun rise – and if you do the 100km – the sun Read more about Mongolia Sunrise to Sunset[…]
Why Mount Difficulty? It’s one of my favourite vineyards, they do seriously wonderful wine. I’m not sure if this should be top of my list when choosing a race but.. well.. it was… Location, location, location… Bannockburn is an absolutely stunning part of the world, last year we helped do a bit of course clearing, Read more about Mount Difficulty[…]
“The Silence that fell in the hut after the explosive sound of the two shots had died away was very complete: it had a heavy and final quality” Man Alone page 130 In mid 2018 I started working on a plan to ‘recreate’ a classic piece of NZ literature by John Mulgan entitled “Man Alone”. Read more about Man Alone[…]
Big changes for Tarawera in 2019 with 4 distances on offer in a new and exciting format. Undoubtedly more surprises ahead and an exciting future for the race entering it’s 11th year. Entries went on sale 2nd Sept with several hundred being snapped up at heavily discounted early-bird prices. Ali and I wanted to quickly Read more about Tarawera 2019[…]
HR… It’s something that we get a little bit excited about because some of our fancy watches have the functionality to tell you all about your HR. It’s also really interesting to look at when you are doing sessions like your 2x5km and you are seeing your HR absolutely skyrocket. Beware though, HR can be Read more about Max HR Testing[…]
Big reveal from the NZ Trail Runs team with the announcement that BIG CHANGES are ahead for the Tarawera Ultra-marathon in 2019. Original post on their Facebook Page here. We anticipate more announcements and plenty of clarifications, course detail and explanations to come so keep an eye on posts to that page. In the meantime Read more about All new Tarawera Ultra-marathon[…]
My journey to the Old Ghost Ultra started with my good friend and running buddy, Nicki, telling me that she was signing up for the event. I had no plan in my foreseeable future to run that far, but I thought “I can’t let her do it without me!”. I also thought that if I Read more about Helayna’s Old Ghost[…]