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Weekly Newsletter 3 September 2019

This week's newsletter has information about the upcoming Ledlenser Trails In Motion Film Tour, interesting articles and discounts for premium members.

Trails in Motion Film Festival

Prepare to be inspired! The Ledlenser Trails In Motion Film Tour brings a collection of the finest trail and ultra-running films to passionate trail communities across New Zealand.

Join like-minded trail runners and adventure sports enthusiasts for a spectacle of running films, coming together to celebrate the diverse culture of this sport.

Supported by Ledlenser NZ, RADIX Nutrition, Hoka One One, and Wild Things NZ, there will be a number of spot prizes on offer at each screening.

Cool flics with spot prizes - it doesn't get any better so GRAB YOUR TICKETS HERE before they run out the door.

Interesting articles

Andrew Glennie to run Northburn 100km with lawnmower strapped to back
He refers to himself as the village idiot of Dunedin's running community, but Andrew Glennie is deadly serious about his latest race, in which he intends to run the Northburmn 100km with a lawnmower strapped to his back. Find out more at the Otago Daily Times.

Top running movies
The National Post has compiled a list of "absolutely official, completely objective, not biased at all, definitive ranking of the best running movies", which includes classic like Chariots of Fire (I'm embarrassed to admit I've never seen it), The Jericho Mile and of course Forrest Gump... Check out the full list here.

Conquering the world's most extreme road race
Polish ultrarunner Patrycja Bereznowska was the first woman and second overall at this year's Badwater 135. The First News interviewed her here.

How to increase your marathon training mileage
Training Peaks takes a look at how overall weekly mileage as important as the long run. Check out their tips for incresing mileage here.

event discounts

Premium members get access to discounts for a range of events in Australia & New Zealand. Enter enough discounted events and your membership pays for itself, as well as opening up a range of useful functions on the website!

Our current discounts are for Christchurch 10km Night Series: Trail; Christchurch 10km Night Series: Road; Santoft Forest and Beach Half Marathon; Kawerau King of the Mountain; Valley Ultra; Xterra Waihi; Kerikeri Half Marathon; and also events in Australia.

Check out all the discounts & membership info and sign up today!

Recently added and updated events

Recent updates
To find out what's been recently updated, check the recent updates page regularly. I include in this newsletter a list of the more important updates (see below) such as date changes, cancellations, or late additions to the calendar. And check out the full calendar of upcoming events.

No cancellations, postponements, date changes or corrections this week!

Until next week

Have a great running week!