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Monthly Archives: May 2018

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The Tough Guy and Gal Cup Museum: A Look at Past Colours

Every year around New Zealand at Tough Guy and Gal Challenge events official event mugs are handed out to participants. Every year they’re a different colour. Now adorning living room mantle pieces and stocking op shop shelves throughout the country, the cups have covered a

Mud Sweat and Tears

New Event Added: Mud Sweat & Tears Dunedin 2018

Mud Sweat & Tears Christchurch Added to ORNZ Race Calendar The Harraways Mud Sweat & Tears Challenge – Dunedin takes place 23rd September in Dunedin. This unique event will challenge you in so many ways. Winter doesn’t have to be dull, dark and boring anymore.

Mud and Guts

New Event Added: Mud and Guts 2018

Mud and Guts Added to ORNZ Race Calendar The Mountain Valley Adventure Lodge Mud and Guts takes place 3rd June in Napier. The Mountain Valley Adventure Lodge Mud and Guts is the ultimate obstacle course with over 50 grueling, unpredictable, purpose-built obstacles spanning 9 kilometers. View

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New Series Added: Beast 2018

BEAST Series Added to ORNZ Race Calendar Fullers Greatsights Bay of Islands BEAST series takes place 6-7th July at Haruru. The Fullers Greatsights Bay of Islands BEAST is a super tough 7km course course over rolling countryside; navigating swamps, river crossings, a little bit of mud,

New Race Added: Mud Run 2018

The Mud Run Added to ORNZ Race Calendar The UC Education Mud Run takes place 17th June at the Motukarara Racecourse, Christchurch. The UC Education Mud Run provides mid-winter relief – pure muddy, messy fun – for Canterbury secondary school students. You’ll be inspired by the

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New Race Added: Runway Challenge 2018

The Runway Challenge Added to ORNZ Race Calendar The Hobsonville Point Runway Challenge takes place 20th May at Hobsonville Point, Auckland. This event is a fun run or walk with a difference that takes in the interesting and historic surrounds of the old Hobsonville Airbase. This is

Whitestone Wipe Out

Mud a Magnet for Youngsters at Whitestone Wipeout

The Whitestone Wipeout at Oamaru Racecourse, described as loosely based on the Mud, Sweat and Tears event in Dunedin, was created by St Joseph’s School home and school committee chairwoman Rebecca Heffernan and committee member Rebecca Meek as a way to raise funds for the school.

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Crawled, Climbed and Slid Through Muddy Good Run

About 1800 people took part in the Muddy Good Run at the Canterbury Agricultural Park on Sunday. Organiser John Moore said more than 1000 children aged 4 to 13 competed in the fun run, setting an attendance record for the event. “They love it, it’s