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Monthly Archives: October 2017


A Look Back at the Best Articles on Obstacle Racers NZ

Obstacle Racers NZ has surpassed 100 posts published to the Obstacle Racers NZ website. That’s 100 (and counting!) news stories, articles, race reviews and more on obstacle course racing and mud running in New Zealand! We’ve posted breaking news, original reporting, and curated content from

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Run Alongside Richie McCaw at Tough Mudder!

There are a strictly limited number of tickets available for the public to join Richie McCaw’s starting wave at Tough Mudder this November, with entry fees going towards supporting the work of the iSPORT Foundation. The iSPORT Foundation was set up to help kids in

CBD Stampede

Low Turnout at CBD Stampede Didn’t Hamper Enjoyment

Organisers of the CBD Stampede are baffled by this year’s low turnout. The 5-kilometre obstacle course race around central Christchurch, run by about 150 people on Sunday, was held three weeks later than usual, organiser John Moore said. “We were a bit surprised really. The

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Hundreds Get Dirty at Annual Muddy Good Run

A fun run event at the Rakaia Domain where people tackle a course full of obstacles like mud pits to clamber through, slippery slides, hay bales to climb over, and mud-covered bouncy castles, this year’s event attracted around 680 participants, organiser John Moore said. It

Upcoming Spartan Show Confirmed for TVNZ 2 and OnDemand

The upcoming Spartan TV show, inspired by the global fitness phenomenon Spartan Race and based on the US TV show Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge, will see contestants join forces to race across a specially-designed course engineered to challenge their determination, endurance and will. Spartan is being produced