Because Burpees Make Everything Better

10 Gifts under $10.00

Earlier I wrote about how I came up completely blank when James asked me what I’d like for Christmas this year – however that doesn’t mean that there are not a myriad of gift...

How to PB (twice in one week)

I mentioned in an earlier blog post that James and I ran a modified loop course from the Arataki Visitors Centre in Titirangi, you know the one with the tidal wave sized hill right...

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Pipeline Road – Huia Regional Park

(Walking Track) Near the Huia Road and Exhibition Drive intersection, a pedestrian access road leads to the start of the Pipeline Track. Note: No access permitted along this road beyond this point. 2.0km. (Source)...

It doesn’t count otherwise

Although today isn’t an official run day and it was raining, I ran – not that rain usually puts me off running.   After all you’re going to get drenched in sweat anyway –...

What’s on your list?

The other day James asked what I’d like for Christmas as he’s long given up buying  me things without asking first.  Not because he doesn’t know what I like – it’s more to do...

Karangahake Gorge Historic Walkway

Situated at the base of the Coromandel Range, the Karangahake Gorge Historic Walkway follows the old railway line between Paeroa and Waihi, giving access to impressive remains from the mining and railway eras. 7km....

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Karangahake Windows Walk

James and I had planned a weekend in Paeroa so that we could run a section of the Hauraki Rail Trail. While I was investigating the Hauraki Rail Tail (trying to decide which section/s...