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Exam Runaway, World Mountain Running Champs - Sabrina Grogan

Mountain Running Race Sabrina Grogan World Mountain Running Championships

Exam Runaway, World Mountain Running Champs - Sabrina Grogan

Sabrina Grogan, the current two time New Zealand Mountain Running Champ, relished the thought of running away from looming medical degree exams to compete at the World Champs in Andora last month. Sabrina finished an impressive 28th in the world, helping the women's team to an incredible eighth place overall.  She gives us an insight into her race and travels.

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Ticking Off a Childhood Dream, World Mountain Running Champs - Nancy Jiang

Mountain Running Nancy Jiang Race World Mountain Running Championships

Ticking Off a Childhood Dream, World Mountain Running Champs - Nancy Jiang

Nancy Jiang ran to an incredible 15th at the World Mountain Running Championships in Andora last month, where the New Zealand women placed eighth overall in the teams. After an impressive season racing and training in the Alps, Nancy is incredibly strong and shows huge potential. Below she gives us a rundown of the race

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UTMB 2018 - Its a wrap!

CCC Cecilia Flori Nancy Jiang OCC Race Team Altra NZ Ultra Running Ultra Trail World Tour UTMB Weston Hill

UTMB 2018 - Its a wrap!

Well, UTMB 2018 is a wrap! Altra NZ came away with three top 10’s in respective classes. Wicked results against some of the worlds best. Heres how it all went down

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Olympus Marathon - A Skyrunner World Series Round with Weston Hill

Race Skyrunning Weston Hill

Olympus Marathon - A Skyrunner World Series Round with Weston Hill

Olympus Marathon (44km +3200m) is the fourth Sky Classic round of the Skyrunner World Series, racing over Mt Olympus in the North of Greece. West gives a brief overview from the race.

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Team Altra NZ at the Kepler Challenge and Luxmore Grunt

Jack Beaumont Kepler Challenge Luxmore Grunt Matt Rayment Mel Aitken Race Sam McCutcheon Sarah Dougals Team Altra NZ Trail Running Ultra Running

Team Altra NZ at the Kepler Challenge and Luxmore Grunt

The Altra Running New Zealand Team announced their presence on the NZ running scene by storming the top spots at this past Saturday's Kepler Challenge in Te Anau. Mel, Sarah, Jack and Sam, post Kepler 2016. Matt had a flight to catch and missed the photo.... The Kepler Challenge is now in its 29th year and is the most prestigious mountain ultra on the New Zealand running calendar. The event is made up of the 60km Kepler Challenge, and the shorter 27km Luxmore Grunt. In the 60km event, Altra Athletes Sam McCutcheon and Mel Aitken were both running comfortably in...

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