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Mar
31
News
Applications are now open for the 2015 Youth Scholarship.
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Mar
16
News
This event gives all competitors (including walkers) an equal chance of taking line honours due to the race being a handicap event
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Mar
09
News
Despite the 'severe gales' that prevented us doing the Alpine Crossing, we had great fun. Covering 30kms in 36hrs...
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Mar
07
Member's Results
Results from the New Plymouth Marathon 7th March 2015
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Feb
12
Health & Fitness
One of the most common questions you hear from those training for marathons – particuarly those targeting a specific time – is how fast or slow should they take their long training runs.
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Jan
20
News
Join us on Saturday 21st November 2015 for the 2nd running of the Queenstown Marathon. Soak up the awe inspiring mountains, pristine lakes and stunning country side of the Queenstown Lakes District. Here's a great offer from the Hutt Valley Marathon Clinic that will help you to be part of New Zealands most scenic marathon.
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Jan
20
News
Take on the lake on Saturday 2nd May 2015 for the 51st running of the Rotorua Marathon. Here's a great offer from the Hutt Valley Marathon Clinic that will help you to be part of this historic running of New Zealand's most iconic marathon.
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Nov
08
Member's Results
At Feilding on 8 November 2014, Chris Leahy became the first female Kiwi pensioner to complete 150 marathons!
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Nov
08
Member's Results
HVMC members win the Feilding Marathon Walking Cup, in spite an ineligible Manawatu Striders team attempting to take out the prize.
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Oct
11
Events
Kick back and relax with friends at the HVMC Dinner Party.
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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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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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