marathon

Arrowtowner Wayne Foley is doing more than just walk the walk for a cause that's dear to him. After months of hard yards, the 57-year-old is running his first marathon next Saturday – the annual Air New Zealand Queenstown International...

Bracing for the big race

Final preparations are in full swing for first-time marathon runner Kris Barr. The Station info centre boss, who turned 40 earlier this month, admits he's not a complete stranger to racing. He's completed what he calls a "hike" – the Shotover Moonlight...
Don't expect a repeat of 2014's deluge for Saturday's Queenstown International Marathon. More than 9500 entrants will run and walk the trails between Arrowtown and Queenstown, in the 10km, half-marathon and marathon distances. Sponsor Air New Zealand has put on extra flights to get...
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