Grant Guise

Running event under fire

A war of words has erupted over a proposed Queenstown ultra-marathon due to fallout from a race the organiser ran seven years ago. Hong Kong-based RacingThePlanet plans a seven-day, 250-kilometre race next March, with about 200 athletes coming from 50...
Though he's never run the course, a 19-year-old Queenstowner could well become the Routeburn Classic's youngest winner. Jack Beaumont is in stellar form heading into Saturday's annual mountain run over Fiordland's 32km Routeburn Track. Not only did he win the New...
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