Monthly Archives: May 2014

Handicap Race 2014

Despite the wet weather a large number of competitors including a number of new-comers took part in the final Taylor Dam event for the season on Saturday afternoon. The Handicap Race contested in a reverse direction over the 2km cross-country course … Continue reading

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Nelson Half Marathon 2014

Bruce Hillis backed up his successful Burton Cup run with a very good result in the Nelson Half Marathon on Sunday. Others who competed in the various events included Cameron Kain, Megan Kain and Michelle Fox. Contested in cool, calm conditions … Continue reading

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Hanmer Half Marathon 2014

The Hanmer Half Marathon and associated 5km/10km events were held on Saturday. The course takes competitors on a unique journey through Hanmer Forest amongst some amazing scenery. More than 600 competitors took part in one of the events on the day. Half Marathon Run … Continue reading

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Lion Foundation Rotorua Marathon 2014

The Rotorua Marathon celebrated its 50th Anniversary on Saturday. The event doubled as the NZ Marathon Championship and Robbie Barnes representing Marlborough Athletics finished runner-up in the M50-54 Age Group. Mieke Holtrop also covered the 42.2km distance while Jess Barnes took up … Continue reading

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Burton Cup 2014

Large fields contested the Burton Cup handicapped event at Taylor Dam on Saturday. For the first time walkers who took part also started on handicapped times. The original W.G. Burton Trophy dates back to 1933 and is presented to the … Continue reading

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