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From hospital to 100 (by Sally Law)

Sometime last year I concluded that my 50th birthday in March of this year would be a milestone worthy of finally knocking off a 100km event. In fact, I thought to myself, why leave it at one and waste all … Continue reading

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Doing It Alone – Steve Neary

Guest blog by the incomparable Steve Neary We are very lucky to have two large beautiful regional parks in Auckland.  While Hunua is my local, I also love spending time in the Waitakere ranges. Having run the Hillary Trail in … Continue reading

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Epic Reflections – Part 1

Blog no.1 in a series about the epic running odyssey that was CoastPathRun “Only those who dare to go too far will ever know how far they can go”.  I can’t remember the source of this quote now but it … Continue reading

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Pasties, Pints and Pain

It’s taken over a year of planning and preparation. This year alone I have spent 300 hours on the trails training for it. And now, finally, in just under a week Tom & I will set forth on the epic … Continue reading

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All for one, One for all

For some time now I’ve been trying to find the right words to sum up the very special camaraderie that exists amongst us trail runners. But the right words have been hard to find. Then just today a running buddy, … Continue reading

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You lucky, lucky sods

Recently I was sat watching TV, taking time out from my quarterly fret about what to write as my Editorial for Trail Run magazine. Several possibilities had been kicking around my addled brain but nothing was sticking. Then on the … Continue reading

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