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RACE ADDED | Peak Trail Blazer

posted: 25-Aug-2017

The latest addition to our race directory is Peak Trail Blazer… an annual race held on Te Mata Peak in the beautiful Hawke’s Bay area. It’s not only a fun race, but also a fundraiser for the local community.

RACE ADDED | Trail Trilogy

posted: 09-Aug-2017

Wow, look at that elevation profile!!! The Trail Trilogy is another great addition to our race directory. The race offers various distances from 10k-100k, and entries are still open! Go check it out!

Why Anti-Inflamms Screw You Twice (at least)

posted: 30-Jul-2017

While race directors usually tell you taking anti-inflamms on race day may damage your kidneys, another far more dangerous side effect usually goes unmentioned: cardiac arrest.

RACE ADDED | Kanuka Killer

posted: 26-Jul-2017

Aren’t these exciting times?! There are so many brand new trail races coming up next season. One of them is ‘Kanuka Killer’ near Cromwell, organized by the guys from TRAQ.

VIDEO ADDED | Into Patagonia

posted: 22-Jul-2017

This episode of SalomonRunningTV follows Alpine Runner Dakota Jones on his journey through Northern Patagonia. The short documentary showcases alpine running at its best while also contemplating how to connect with people and cultures through running.

RACE ADDED | Moa Experience

posted: 19-Jul-2017

Are you living in the Bay of Plenty area and like the trails?! Then this one might be for you: the Moa Experience is a brand new trail race near Tauranga, organized by the good people at ‘Papamoa Running Buddies’. The 15k race pairs a diverse course around the Papamoa Hills with great panoramic views over the bay. Go check it out!!

RACE ADDED | Krayzie Kapers

posted: 17-Jul-2017

This new kid on the block is a great addition to NZ’s 100 Miler family… and one of the very few lap races around. The exact race course hasn’t been announced yet, but registration is now open!

TOPIC | Racing the Toughest

posted: 01-Jul-2017

In the 2nd part of our mini-series, we’re looking at some of the toughest races New Zealand has to offer, including the Northburn100Miler and NZ’s only staged race to date, the A100.

RACE ADDED | James High Country 100

posted: 28-Jun-2017

This new addition, the “James High Country 100”, is the sister event of the 50k “James Stampede Ultra”. It’ll also be a qualifier for the upcoming “Great Southern Alps Mountain Miler”.

VIDEO ADDED | The Hillary 2017

posted: 26-Jun-2017

As one of the lucky runners of the sold out TheHillary 2017, I immediately fell in love with the beauty of both trail and landscape. If you haven’t seen it yet, go check out their video from this year’s event!

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