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Great morale amongst the mid field at Skippers Canyon

By Annabelle Latz It was all good spirits and smiles this afternoon at TA4, when competitors completed their raft down Skippers Canyon and headed out on the 38km mountain bike ‘Seven Mile.’ Team members of Rebel Foods (56) were back on track and pretty chuffed when they reached TA4 at mid afternoon. The foursome was


Real Discovery talk at the finish

https://dl.dropbox.com/s/ivmfva7ehohe5ep/Team%2025%20Tell%20About%20Bike.m4a “We crossed the river by mountain bike”


International teams enjoy New Zealand’s playground

This year’s GODZone sees 15 fully international teams taking part and another 12 with at least one international member. With an international team paddling through Abel Tasman national park in a bid for fourth place, we’re taking a look at some of the overseas visitors. American team Adventure Medical Teams are up the front of


Teams short coursed after failing to reach cut off in time

A number of Pure and Pursuit teams have been short coursed after failing to reach the cut off in time. Teams had to have left TA5 headed for the Matakitaki River by 7am this morning to continue on the full course. The river is closing to teams at 6.45pm tonight and not reopening again. The


Best of mountain biking

Yesterday saw the teams jump on their bikes and complete and orienteering course on Rabbit Island before setting off on a 60km cycle. They headed along a part of the Great Taste Trail before heading off into the forests of the Richmond Range. Low lying fog, forest tracks and the descending darkness proved a worthy