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Richard Ussher wins 2008 Routeburn Classic
Lisa Nilsen -- 2008-05-16

International multisporter Richard Ussher made a prolific return to the Routeburn Classic on Saturday 10 May, winning his fourth top title as he competed against 207 other runners in the iconic 38km alpine race …
 
The Routeburn Classic alpine adventure 2008
Evan McWhirter -- 2008-04-24

An eclectic and impressive field is promised for iconic alpine run. Competitor interest is the highest yet, and the competition will be keen with entries from the winners from both 2006 and 2007 …
 
Mixed fortunes in training for the Speights Coast to Coast
Gavin Bonnett -- 2007-12-18

Gavin gives an insight into the possible perils in preparing for the Coast to Coast ...
 
Oxfam Trailwalker New Zealand 2007
Prue Smith -- 2007-05-23

This team endurance race, organised to raise funds for Oxfam, was held in Taupo and teams had to endure miserable weather and bitterly cold temperatures as they crossed difficult terrain ....
 
Why visit Wanaka in winter?
News from this rapidly developing tourism centre -- 2007-04-20

Scenic beauty, winter sport, the Wanaka Mountain Film Festival all draw the visitors. New developments have increased the skiing opportunities... .
 
Final countdown to New Zealand's Oxfam Trailwalker 2007 in Taupo's spectacular scenery - April 14-15
Janna Hamilton -- 2007-04-11

This event, organised to raise money to help overcome poverty and injustice, involves 250 national and international teams of four people tackling a 100km off-road course on foot within 36-hours ....
 
Safe bouncing for children on trampolines
Guidelines from NZ Society of Physiotherapists -- 2007-02-09

Trampolines are valuable for children's health and fitness as long as there are clear, sensible rules and adult supervision ....
 
Oxfam urges Kiwis to hit the road
jason garman -- 2006-11-13

Oxfam Trailwalker is coming back to Taupo on April 14-15, 2007 and the reservation deadline for this charity ultrachallenge is 30 November 2006 ….
 
Mark Inglis’ climb benefits charity working for landmine amputees in Cambodia
Dorothy -- 2006-08-11

To celebrate Mark’s ascent of Mt Everest, Cellier Le Brun released a premium aged vintage methode traditionnelle wine, Summit 8850, and donated to the Cambodia Trust and Kompong Chh’nang Rehabilitation Centre $10.00 per bottle sold ….
 
Summer Fun in August at the Boat and Fishing Show
Nicole Foster -- 2006-08-04

This year’s Show will be a celebration of the centenary of the outboard motor and the Massey University College of Creative Arts will display four personal water craft from the fourth annual Yamaha Design Challenge ….
 
 
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