Nelson has long been recognised as an incubator for top international talent in many fields, dating back to the days of runners Rod and John Dixon and stretching through to adventure racers Nathan Fa'Avae and Richard Ussher
ZACHMACH Mackay Adventure Challenge sees competitors challenge themselves in the beautiful Pioneer Valley. Competitors Mountain Bike, Kayak, Trail Run and Road Cycle either Solo or in Pairs or Relay Teams.
Visually impaired athlete Neelusha Jennings contested the Crazyman event in the weekend. To complete the capitals favourite multisport event Neelusha traversed Wellingtons harbour and hills with the help of sighted athletes James Coubrough, Peter Col