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Sep
15
News
One of the many joys of getting involved in running is the chance to share your passion with other people.
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Sep
15
News
Provisional results for the 2014 Pelorus Trust Run & Walk Event are released.
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Sep
10
Events
1/2, 1/3 and 1/6 Marathon (15th November 2014) this is a fun run & walk over the Rimutaka Rail trail through the Rimutaka Ranges.
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Aug
27
Health & Fitness
Nutritional strategy to support your marathon training and recovery is a crucial part of getting fit to complete the 26.2 miles.
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Aug
25
Events
Entries have opened this week for popular Hutt City Tri on Sunday 23 November.
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Aug
20
Events
Roy Lamberton left an indelible mark on the running scene in the Manawatu, organising the first Feilding Marathon in 1955. This year is the 60th anniversary, making it one of longest held marathons in the world. (ranked 9th on the all-time WORLD list)
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Aug
17
Member's Results
The day dawned cool with the temp around 4 degrees and a light breeze from the north but after two hours or so the temp was up to warm 9 degrees and a breeze shift to the south which had a cooling effect on the back markers coming home. Prize giving was held upstairs at the Petone Workingman’s Club with several HVMC member’s collecting spot prizes.
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Aug
04
News
Sport Wellington is continuing exciting courses for beginner coaches to develop more capable coaches with the aim of giving them the knowledge and skills to coach with confidence.
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Jul
06
Member's Results
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Jun
25
News
Let's take a trip! 6th to 8th March 2015. Major 'Away Run' to tackle the Tongoriro Alpine Crossing, either running or walking...
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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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