A calm, fine day dawned for the Pa 5000 Fun Run or Walk, a fund raising event for the local Waiau Pa Netball Club. This community fun event saw 192 participants running or walking a 5km circuit around the streets of Clarks Beach on Sunday 7th May.
It's not often I get to take New Zealand sports royalty around the mountain bike trails of Rotorua, but that's exactly what happened last week. And this gentleman was far from what I expected. His story begins last century.
The big high over NZ on Saturday made for perfect running conditions for this years’ Great Cranleigh Kauri Run. Competitors from around the country lined up at their respective starts. All would converge on the Coromandel School fields over the cours
Beaming smiles and whoops of delight were the order of the day at the Air New Zealand Hawke’s Bay Marathon, in particular at the stunning finish line at Sileni Estates Winery, with runners in the 10km race, New Zealand