Media Articles

2013 – Articles and Editorials on Club members

Keith Walmsley happy to wear out first pair of shoes

James Hood jogging for health

Matt Parsonage wins Half Ironman

Matt Parsonage on form for Half Ironman

Bruce Edwards wins Wanganui Bridges Marathon

Tony Broadhead wins Round Rarotonga

Masters Women win Red Stag Relay

Lake City have strong team for Forest Relay

50 Kids in Cross Country Open Day

Sarah Biss wins Offroad Half

Carol Buckley’s journey to a healthier lifestyle

Tom Lamason – Disability never held him back

2012 – Articles and Editorials on Club members

Lysaght Rotorua Marathon PB

Redstag Win for Mens Open

Lake City Matamata Relays

Sarah Cowley makes Olympic Games

Molly Florence on track to 2014 Glasgow Commonwealths

Molly Florence breaks 36yr record in 100m

Paige Satchell takes on Cross Country Champs

Childrens Athletics Boot Camp

O’Callaghan Nelson Road Relay Champs

Isla Norman-Bell -Isla 11 is well worth her weight in gold (Jan)

2011 – Articles and Editorials on Club members

Claudia Hyde -Marathon mum keen to fire up other runners (Dec)

Tauranga Ramblers and Lake City – Real forest relay race centres on runners-up (Sep)

Jason Steyn-Ross – Captain runs scared to win (Sep)

Red Stag Relay – Redwoods relay attracts hundreds (Sep)

Pat and Colin Smyth – Veteran Enhances the Legend (Sep)

Lake City – Cross Country Championship (Jun)

Peter Vyver and Pip Hyde – 50 years and marathons apart (Apr)

Hana Stubbing -Rotorua Marathon Hana takes mini title (Apr)

Liam Walsh – Teen snatches secound NZ title (Mar)

Ryan Howe – Howe set to make jump up (Mar)

Ryan Howe -Debut at track champs a winner for young star (Mar)

Sjors Corporaal -Trail running A quick 32km followed by some pig hunting (Feb)

Pat and Colin Smyth – It’s gruelling if you wish to join elite (Jan)

Johanna Ottosson – Bit of training’ sees Ottosson retain her title

2010 – Articles and Editorials on Club members

Jodie Hickson and Aroha Sutherland – Clinic motivates for marathon (Dec)

Ryan Howe – Unlucky break halts quest for gold (Dec)

Steven O’Callahan – Lake City team fall off pace in relay (Sep)

Phil and Christine Kerrison – Stepping up praise for running duo (Sep)

Steven O’Callahan – Marathon men’s rivalry tested on hills of Waitakere (Sep)

Murray Fleming – High Achiever: Life fits around passion for running (Aug)

Steve OCallaghan – O’Callaghan-holds-on (Aug)

Lake City Runners – When doing a runner is socially acceptable (May)

Duncan Smith -Smith-moonwalks-to-first-nz-title (May)

Sam Osborne – On track for Budapest (Mar)

2009 – Articles and Editorials on Club members

Steven O’Callahan – Home advantage could give O’Callaghan third (Aug)

Sarah Biss – Biss back to face an uphill struggle (May)

John Gray – John’s marathon effort to help raise money for a good cause (Apr)

Colin and Pat Smyth – Colin Smyth – Rotorua Marathon Survivor and Motivator (Apr)

2008 – Articles and Editorials on Club members

Chelsea Parr – Flying feet take Parr to games (Oct)

Steve O’Callaghan – Lake City athletes eye NZ Road Relay champs (Sep)

Mentor roles for dedicated duo – Sam Osborne and Cati Pearson (May)

Pam and Dennis Kenny – Athletics features in New Year Honours (Feb)

2007 – Articles and Editorials on Club members

Pam and Dennis Kenny – Mr and Mrs Marathon honoured (Dec)

Richard Harris – Running a time for reflection (Jun)

Lake City Pentathlon and Ribbon Athletics day – Future champions star in Rotorua(Feb)

Marion Roberts – No fall was going to stop Marion (Feb)

Chelsea Parr – Parr’s flying high after medal haul (Feb)

2006 – Articles and Editorials on Club members

Nola and Kay Taylor – Runners only concerned with times gone by (Nov)

Colin Earwaker – Colin aims for higher honours (Sep)

Stuart, Hugh and Lee Booten – Family trio swap rugby whistle for running shoes (Apr)

Claudia Hyde – Tomorrow’s champs put talent on show (Mar)

Colin Earwaker – Monarchs of the forest (Mar)

Claudia Hyde – Tomorrow’s champs put talent on show (Mar)

Di Lee –Friends walk Relay For Life in memory of Di (Jan)

2005 – Articles and Editorials on Club members

Colin Earwaker – Running man back on track at relay (Sep)

Aiden Nairn – Running up quest for medals (Aug)

Colin Smyth – Marathon veteran eyes the big 40 in Rotorua (May)

Sam Rossiter – The big Winner (Mar)

Steve Fitzgerald – Fitzgerald crosses long distance line first (Jan)