Re-arranging the order of its runners proved a master-stroke
when Hill City-University dominated the senior men's event at
the cross-country relays at the Dunedin Pony Club grounds on
Hundreds of runners negotiated the cold, occasionally boggy
conditions and a fence as they completed the Otago-Southland
secondary schools cross-country relay at Tokomairiro High
John McGlashan College held its annual cross-country on
Wednesday, the course going through Ross Creek in
Valerie Adams rehabilitation is paying steady dividends after
her Diamond League shot put victory in Rabat, Morocco.
Despite fairly miserable conditions, the New Zealand Mountain
Running Championships, held on Ben Lomond in Queenstown on
Saturday, have been hailed a success.
A race on Ben Lomond track today could be the forerunner to
the 2018 World Mountain Running Championships.
The Hill City-University Harrier and Athletic Club came of
age on Saturday when its teams won a rare senior double for a
single club at the Lovelock Relay meeting on the University
Oval No 2 ground.
A strong Hill City-University team will line up in a new-look
Lovelock Relays event in Dunedin today.
Athletics Otago remains in good shape but needs to work
harder to maintain volunteer and membership numbers in the
future, a departing administrator says.
Dunedin runner Mel Aitken was "a little bit disappointed''
but had no regrets after finishing fourth in the Rotorua
Marathon at the weekend.
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