New Zealands multisporter Dougal Allan was once again in his element racing his local Central Otago (NZL) playground, comfortably taking home his forth Goldrush title. The Goldrush is a 375 km 3 day multisport race, including kayaking, mountain biking, running and road biking. The inspiration for Goldrush was derived from the historic footsteps of the pioneers who came to Central Otago searching for gold in the 1860s. The athletes who take on Goldrush do so with no less grit and spirit than…Continue
Added by Stefan Teichert on March 29, 2012 at 7:00 — No Comments
Steamboat Springs (USA) — Oh, Barkley Robinson may say he has fun in the annual Steamboat Pentathlon, but hang around the finish line at the downtown Steamboat Springs event and one may start to question his words. In fact, one may question whether any adult is truly taking advantage of the Pentathlon. The event drew more than 200 competitors to uphill-ski, snowshoe, x-ski, bike and run.
Robinson won the event again, dashing across snow, slush and street in the Swiss army knife of…Continue
Added by Stefan Teichert on March 16, 2012 at 7:30 — No Comments
Sophie Hart and Trevor Voyce won their respective National Titles at the Multisport NZL Nationals in the weekend. Run in conjunction with the Kaiteriteri Beach Adventure Race (KBAR), 73-competitors lined up on Saturday for the title event. The race, sanctioned as the official New Zealand multisport championships, saw titles in age-group categories up for grabs, as well as the overall title of multisport national champion. The main race competitors started with a 2.5km trail run, followed by…Continue
Added by Stefan Teichert on March 16, 2012 at 7:00 — No Comments