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When Matthew met Mike

On Saturday, world record holder Mike Powell takes to the runway at the New Zealand Track & Field Championships after a 12-year competitive break from the sport in a bid to claim the world masters record in the 50-54 age group of 6.84m.


Battle between Walsh and Gill this weekend for shot up NZ Title

The much anticipated battle between Tom Walsh and Jacko Gill for New Zealand shot put supremacy will take place on Sunday afternoon at Newtown Park Wellington.


Brendan Davies' sights set on 100km trail run win

Watch out for something special when local boy Brendan Davies runs The North Face 100 in the Blue Mountains in May.


27th annual Triple Peaks Challenge Run & MTB Hawkes bay NZ

The 27th annual Triple Peaks Challenge was raced in hot conditions in Hawkes Bay NZ on Saturday. With a slightly longer course of 47.8 km the event was never going to be easy, but the high temperature certainly added to the days challenge.


Whiting sets second record in two days

Ryan Whiting set his second NZ allcomers record in successive days as the world-class American dominated the men’s shot put from home favourite Tom Walsh at the Auckland Track Challenge in Waitakere.


Willis clinches sweet victory

Olympic Silver medallist Nick Willis defied the bookies odds to clinch a sweet 5000m victory over the Robertson twins to bring a rousing finale to the Auckland Track Challenge at a pulsating Douglas Track and Field at the Trusts Stadium.


50 off road Runs 50 days - Mal Law completed 18

Charity ultra runner Mal Law is cutting through his challenge of 50 off-road marathons in 50 days which he kicked off at the Tarawera Ultra in Rotorua early February with his body holding up, just, with 18 runs completed.


Mal Law off on 50 off-road marathons in 50 days

Mal Law who ran seven major walks in 7 days back in 2009 (7in7) all for charity raising over $300k is back, this time hitting the trails with a much bigger challenge, all for Mental Health Foundation of NZ.


NZ Athletics Round Up

Athletics Round Up - Alana Barber broke the New Zealand national 20km road walking record, Adelaide Track Classic Michael Cochrane won the 400m hurdles, Jacko Gill secured his second best ever shot put of 20.58m.. more


Robertson moves up with hot half marathon debut

Zane Robertson recently produced arguably one of the finest New Zealand distance running performance for several generations in Japan. Steve Landells chats to the ambitious East African-based Kiwi about his rich vein of form