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Oct
11
Member's Results
Find out how our members go on... including an age grade win in the half!
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Jul
27
Events
Breadcraft Wild Challenge at Pukaha returns for 2015 wth a new junior race - Wild Challenge Kids Run It will be held on Sunday 27 September 2015 with the Breadcraft Wild Challenge starting at 9am and Wild Challenge Kids Run at 10am.
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Jun
04
Events
Just to let you know that entries are now open for the Fielding to Palmerston North Half Marathon on Sunday 9th August.
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May
31
Member's Results
Member's results from the 2015 Aurora Handicap Marathon.
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May
25
News
NZTA release the consultation report on the proposed Wellington to Hutt Valley Cycleway, Walkway and Resilience Project.
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May
22
News
We're delighted to announce that this year's scholarship has been awarded to Joel Carman from Wainuiomata. Joel is an enthusiastic member of Wainui Harriers, Hutt Valley Harriers and Lower Hutt Amateur Athletics Club.
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May
20
News
From running marathons to running for political office - a story of a Kenyan hero. 'Transcend' is part of the 10th New Zealand International Documentary Film Festival. At The Roxy on the 4th, 11th and 14th June.
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May
15
News
Cliff Hrstich was club member and a book maker. He liked to challenge members to estimate their Rotorua Marathon finishing time, and had an uncanny ability to often better predict their performance than they could! This trophy honors Cliff, who died in 2006.
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May
02
Member's Results
At Rotorua on Saturday, fifteen members successfully completed the marathon run, marathon walk, half marathon run and quarter marathon walk. Well done everyone!
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Apr
12
Member's Results
The day started cool with a temperature of 7 degrees at 6:25am, along with good cloud cover for the first half of the event, made for great conditions. However after the mid-way point, the day started to heat up to a warm 20oC, but a light breeze on the home ward leg made for ideal conditions.
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How to tell when your running shoes need replacing

As a general rule, running shoes need replacing once you have covered about 500 miles in them. However, there are a number of factors that will influence exactly when your shoes will wear out, such as, your build, your running style or gait, the surface you normally run on, and the type of shoe.

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Mel Tuineau clocks 100 marathons

Mel Tuineau completed her 100th marathon at the Aurora Marathon on the 2nd of June 2013.  A great acheivement.  Well done Mel!

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Athletics Wellington
April 15th
Hi all Athletics Wellington Members, Athletics Wellington has reached the mark for committee chair and committee member renewals. If you would like to put up your hand and represent your club as part of either...
April 8th
Our winter series of interclub events opens with the Shaw Baton relay, hosted by Olympic Harriers.  This is a fun teams event run over traditional cross country terrain including grass, gravel tracks, mostly flat to...
March 19th
12/13 IP TEAM – 2019 Here is the final team of athletes that will represent Athletics Wellington in the Interprovincial Competition in Christchurch over Easter weekend. Any enquiries must go to Amanda Goldsmith on amandagoldsmith877@gmail.com...
March 18th
5000m  Champs entries open at CLICK HERE
March 6th
NZ & Wellington Mountain Running Champs Saturday 13th April 2019  Wainuiomata High School    Come and test out your mountain running legs on a great course in Wellington with spectacular views.  Entries are now open....
March 4th
Wellington Team had an excellent meet at Nationals in Christchurch over rather a wet weekend. Many fabulous performances but double gold medallists Josie Reeves and Sam Hyde-Smith  stand out as does Daniel Du Toit who...
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