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South African champion contending Kathmandu Coast to Coast

South African endurance athlete Robyn Owen says competing in the Kathmandu Coast to Coast is the dream of many adventure and multisport athletes all over the world.


Kathmandu Coast to Coast on stand up paddle board

The Guinness Book of World Records holder for the fastest man to paddle a bathtub one hundred meters can’t wait to tackle the Waimakariri River on a stand up paddle board while competing in the Kathmandu Coast to Coast.


Red Bull Defiance

The worlds best stand up paddler Kiwi Annabel Anderson took on last weekends Red Bull Defiance, here's her story.


Taking the long way to the Kathmandu Coast to Coast

While most ease off with their training as the Kathmandu Coast to Coast gets closer, one group from the far north of New Zealand is taking on a 1700 kilometre journey cycling and kayaking to get to the iconic event.


Snow in Wanaka challenges even the world's toughest multisport athletes at Red Bull Defiance

Freezing temperatures as low as 2°C in the snow covered peaks of Wanaka today, made some unexpected and brutally challenging conditions for the 66 teams of Elite and Amateur athletes competing in the 142km endurance race today, Red Bull Defiance.


Leave No Trace at the Kathmandu Coast to Coast

‘Clean, green and left just the way they found it’, these are aims for the iconic Kathmandu Coast to Coast multi-sport race as it becomes the first event in the country to join forces with Leave No Trace New Zealand.


World XTERRA Champion in Wanaka for Red Bull Defiance this weekend

Wanaka’s Braden Currie and US-based 2015 World XTERRA Champion Josiah Middaugh may as well be called the unbeatables, as between them they have dominated just about every endurance sport on the planet.


Adventurethon Albany Race

The predicted wind arrived on Friday during set up for Adventurethon Albany Australia, making conditions challenging. With the wind buffeting the HQ/Transition area, briefing was relocated and fingers crossed for better conditions on race day.


Kathmandu Coast to Coast shaping up as most competitive in the event’s history

The Kathmandu Coast to Coast longest day World Championship field is shaping up as the most competitive ever in the event’s 33 year history.


Dual Australian Olympian enters Kathmandu Coast to Coast

Two-time Australian Olympian Courtney Atkinson will undertake a 243 kilometre journey from one side of New Zealand to the other next month in his first attempt at the Kathmandu Coast to Coast World Championship event.