Speight's Coast to Coast - Latest News [Page 3]

Old Hands & New Talent Light Up Speight’s Coast to Coast

Friday, 11 February 2011, 9:56 pm | Speight's Coast to Coast

Old Hands & New Talent Light Up Speight’s Coast to Coast Wellington multisport rookie James Coubrough was the surprise standout on a crystal clear and hot first day at the Speight’s Coast to Coast. But it was race organiser Robin Judkins who ... More >>

Speights Coast to Coast - The Peoples Race

Tuesday, 8 February 2011, 9:33 am | Speight's Coast to Coast

Since 1983 the Speight’s Coast to Coast has led the way in adventure sports. But more than anything it is a people’s race bringing together all kinds of folk of all age and ability from all over the globe. Robin Judkins is excited. The Speight’s ... More >>

Judkin’s Top 10 Predictions

Saturday, 5 February 2011, 11:30 am | Speight's Coast to Coast

Judkin’s Top 10 Predictions Robin Judkins has spent almost 30 years organising New Zealand’s favourite race. The Speight’s Coast to Coast created adventure sports and most of the worlds’ best have cut their teeth in the 243k world multisport ... More >>

Internationals Attack Speight’s Coast to Coast

Wednesday, 2 February 2011, 11:54 am | Speight's Coast to Coast

While the 29th edition of the famous Speight’s Coast to Coast has been dubbed “the year of the veteran”, it could be international entrants who steal the lime light. With the 2011 Speight’s Coast to Coast just a week away, Race Director Robin ... More >>

Champion Defending Her Title in Speight’s Coast to Coast

Monday, 17 January 2011, 4:25 pm | Speight's Coast to Coast

In 2010 Elina Ussher totally dominated the Speight’s Coast to Coast. She returns this year as favourite to defend her title, but the Finnish-born multisport and adventure racing star knows from experience that the multisport world championship doesn’t ... More >>

Miazga Motivated for More

Wednesday, 22 December 2010, 12:53 pm | Speight's Coast to Coast

Emily Miazga won’t be getting must rest over Christmas. After a frustrating year the former multisport world champion is back in training, determined to retain her world title at the Speight’s Coast to Coast. More >>

The Speight’s Coast to Coast 11 – 12 February 2011

Friday, 17 December 2010, 7:48 pm | Speight's Coast to Coast

In February, around 800 competitors from around the world will tackle the grueling Speight’s Coast to Coast. More >>

“The Year of the Veteran”

Thursday, 2 December 2010, 11:13 am | Speight's Coast to Coast

Since 1983 the Speight’s Coast to Coast has led the way in adventure sports. This year the world’s longest running multisport event celebrates its 29th edition by celebrating the veteran multisporter. More >>

Walker Defends His Title at The Coast to Coast

Sunday, 14 February 2010, 11:05 am | Speight's Coast to Coast

History was made at the Speight’s Coast to Coast when for the first time, due to severe weather conditions, the Kayak leg took place along the Avon River, running for just 17km from Hagley Park to Mt Pleasant Yacht Club near Sumner Beach. More >>

Weather Likely To Provide Biggest Competition

Wednesday, 10 February 2010, 9:53 am | Speight's Coast to Coast

Speight’s Coast to Coast champions, Gordon Walker and Emily Miazga, are back to defend their title in this weekend’s 243k race across the South Island. But rather than their competition, the defending champions are watching the weather forecast. More >>

Coast to Coast Conservation

Sunday, 24 January 2010, 11:42 am | Speight's Coast to Coast

Everyone knows Robin Judkins, the eccentric, unemployable rogue who created the Speight’s Coast to Coast. And everyone knows Steve Gurney, the equally eccentric endurance junky who won the 243k world multisport championship no less than nine times. But ... More >>

Internationals Attack Speight’s Coast to Coast

Sunday, 20 December 2009, 2:08 pm | Speight's Coast to Coast

Almost 800 people will line up on Kumara Beach for this year’s Speight’s Coast to Coast. But while the 28th edition of the 243k cycle, mountain run and kayak race across the South Island has been dubbed “the year of the family”, it could be ... More >>

Speight’s Coast To Coast Welcomes NZ Legends

Monday, 7 December 2009, 2:05 pm | Speight's Coast to Coast

NZ sporting legends Mark Richardson and Ian Ferguson are set to ruffle feathers at the much-anticipated 2010 Speight’s Coast to Coast, New Zealand’s premier multisport event. Not satisfied with simply sponsoring the gruelling 243km race for the 27th ... More >>

“The Year of the Family”

Monday, 23 November 2009, 2:54 pm | Speight's Coast to Coast

For almost three decades the Speight’s Coast to Coast has led the way in adventure sports. This year the world’s longest running multisport event celebrates its 28th edition by celebrating the multisport family. More >>

Speight’s Coast to Coast Beating Recession

Saturday, 24 October 2009, 11:04 am | Speight's Coast to Coast

The Speight’s Coast to Coast continues to defy the recession with a bigger prize pool than ever before for the 2010 race. More >>

Speight’s Coast to Coast Continues to Grow

Saturday, 22 August 2009, 1:42 pm | Speight's Coast to Coast

  Speight’s Coast to Coast Continues to Grow   More than a quarter of a century has passed since Robin Judkins sent 77 people on a cycling, mountain running and kayaking race across the country. His race kicked-started the global adventure sports ... More >>

Miazga Makes It Three

Monday, 16 February 2009, 4:37 pm | Speight's Coast to Coast

Canada’s Emily Miazga conquered a world-class field and tough conditions to win her third multisport world title at the Speight’s Coast to Coast today. In a race billed as the best female field ever, the West Coast-based Canook held off attack ... More >>

Father & Son Lead The Way

Monday, 16 February 2009, 4:36 pm | Speight's Coast to Coast

What does a multisport world champion do when his teenage son turns out to be faster than him? If Dad is bright, he joins forces with the kid. More >>

Westenra To Take On Current Champions

Thursday, 29 January 2009, 2:21 pm | Speight's Coast to Coast

This year’s Speight’s Coast to Coast has been dubbed, “The Year of the Woman”. But even race director Robin Judkins couldn’t have predicted the women’s race we are about to see. Amid a record female entry, no less than three of the last four ... More >>

Coast to Coast Conservation

Saturday, 24 January 2009, 1:26 pm | Speight's Coast to Coast

Everyone knows Robin Judkins, the eccentric, unemployable rogue who created the Speight’s Coast to Coast. And everyone knows Steve Gurney, the equally eccentric endurance junky who won the 243k world multisport championship no less than nine times. But ... More >>

   

 

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