This is a copy of the weekly newsletter from the New Zealand Running sent by email on July 12th 2011 covering events coming up over the next two weeks, regular weekday events, and competitions.
Go in the draw to win a free entry into the Mizuno Off Road Half Marathon in Taupo or Quarter Marathon on Saturday September 3rd 2011. This competition runs until 11:59pm on Thursday July 28th 2011 and the winner will be drawn at random the following day. Enter the competition.
Go in the draw to get your entry fee refunded for Race 1 of the Unitec Run and Walk Events Series on July 31st 2011 at Ellerslie Racecourse. This competition runs until 11:59pm on Sunday July 17th 2011 and the winner will be drawn at random the following day. Please note that you need to have already entered the event to enter this competition. Enter competition.
The winner of the free entry into the 5K or 10K Run Auckland 2011 at Botany Junction on Sunday July 10th 2011 was James Kuegler from Kohimarama in Auckland; James ran the 10K and came second.
All events listed below are weekly unless otherwise noted in italics.
Have a great running week! I ran the Run Auckand 10K at Botany Junction last Sunday in a new personal best time, and will be running the superlong event at Xterra Auckland at Woodhill Forest on the 24th.