Following Edward Martin on his coast to coast race
My two young girls and I had the pleasure of supporting number 100 in last month’s Coast to Coast one day race. It was such an epic day that I have decided to answer the call for an article to spell out the experience in more detail for our local community. I hope I can provide a glimpse to what was a truly eye opening day, a once in a lifetime event, which we are bound to repeat (and hopefully recruit some of you readers along the way).
The day was of epic proportion, starting at 4am with athlete drop off and finishing at 10:30pm when our heads finally hit the pillow completely and utterly depleted, all of us, not just our contestant. We triumphed through all weather New Zealand could throw at us, particularly when crossing an entire mountain range on foot. … Continue Reading