Ironman

By PHILIP CHANDLER Queenstown International Marathon's boss is still hopeful the resort's biggest one-day event - which last year had a record field of 12,000-plus - can run again this November, despite the current Covid-19 ban on big events. Dave Beeche,...
Air New Zealand's naming sponsorship of the Queenstown International Marathon has reached the finish-line following last Saturday's sixth running of the race. The national airline's been onboard since day one, playing a huge role in marketing the event, not to...

Wilson wows over worlds

Queenstown triathlete Adam Wilson fulfils a dream today by competing in the prestigious Ironman World Championship in Hawaii. He qualified by placing third in his 30-34 age group in Ironman New Zealand in Taupo in March. In the process he broke his...

Scorching Hall to turn pro

Queenstown has a new age group world champion in its sporting ranks. Triathlete Jason Hall won his 18- to 24-year age group – with four minutes to spare – at the Ironman 70.3 World Championship in Mooloolaba, on Australia's Sunshine Coast,...
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