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Weekly News 14 September 2021

Wellington Road Champs This Saturday is the Wellington Road Champs in Wainuiomata. This event will go ahead under Alert Level 2. If we move back to Alert Level 1 prior to 18 September, we will revert to the original Level 1 timetable and plans (watch for further communication). Under Alert Level 2, to help with […]

Weekly News 6 September 2021

Dougal Thorburn supplied this week’s photo of the his pre-lockdown Orongorongo adventure on the north saddle of Mt Matthews. Alert Level news Due to the differences in the delta variant of COVID-19, the sport guidance under Alert Level 2 will differ from previous advice. SportNZ will issue that advice on its website soon. The COVID-19 Outdoors […]

Weekly News 30 August 2021

This week Today and tomorrow is Alert Level 4. The government has announced that from Wednesday onwards we are at Alert Level 3. Under Alert Level 4, no organised athletics or group trainings are allowed to take place, and those wishing to continue training must do so in alignment with the Level 4 guidelines, specifically: […]

Weekly News 23 August 2021

Thanks to Grant McLean who supplied this week’s photo of a deserted central train station. This week So, we begin the week at Alert Level 4. Hopefully that’s not how we end the week. Here’s the current guidance from Athletics NZ. Under Alert Level 4, no organised athletics or group trainings are allowed to take […]

Weekly News 16 August 2021

This week Tuesday 6.00pm, Speed Session with Andy and Rowan, outside Freyberg Pool. This week’s session is 2km at half marathon pace, 2 x 1km at 10km pace, 2 x 500m at 5km pace. See website for details. Wednesday 6.00pm, Sparkle Fitness strength and conditioning, Club K Gym. Email Sierra for details. Saturday, 8.00am, Lower Hutt 5km Parkrun, Porirua […]

Weekly News 10 August 2021

This week Tuesday 6.00pm, Speed Session with Andy and Rowan, outside Freyberg Pool. This week’s session is 2km and 1km reps at target 10km pace. See website for details. Wednesday 6.00pm, Sparkle Fitness strength and conditioning, Club K Gym. Email Sierra for details. Saturday, 8.00am, Karori Park speed workout — contact our club captains Danielle and Ben for info, or check Facebook […]

Weekly News 2 August 2021

Let’s celebrate the Olympics with a photo of one of the club’s Olympians – John Henwood. This week Tuesday 6.00pm, Speed Session with Andy and Rowan, outside Freyberg Pool. This week’s session is 1km at 10km pace, 500m at 5km pace. See website for details. Wednesday 6.00pm, Sparkle Fitness strength and conditioning, Club K Gym. Email Sierra for […]

Weekly News 26 July 2021

Welcome to new members Lulu Lloyd Jones and Emma Perron. Everyone can still join us or renew their membership in time for the Wellington road race and NZ Road Relays. Renew your membership or join online for the 2021-2022 year. Tuesday 6.00pm, Speed Session with Andy and Rowan, outside Freyberg Pool. This week’s session is 1km […]

Weekly News 19 July 2021

Options this week Tuesday 6.00pm, Speed Session with Andy and Rowan, outside Freyberg Pool. This week’s session is 500m reps at different paces. See website for details. Wednesday 6.00pm, Sparkle Fitness strength and conditioning, Club K Gym. Email Sierra for details. Saturday, 8.00am, Karori Park speed workout — contact our club captains Danielle and Ben for info, or check Facebook for details. […]

Weekly News 12 July 2021

Registrations are now open for NZ Road Relay trip to Akaroa. Options this week Tuesday 6.00pm, Speed Session with Andy and Rowan, outside Freyberg Pool. This week’s session is a mix of 1km and 500m reps. See website for details. Wednesday 6.00pm, Sparkle Fitness strength and conditioning, Club K Gym. Email Sierra for details. Saturday 6.30am, WUU2K, Woodmancote […]