Tarn Hut - The Perfect Overnighter

Tarn Hut - The Perfect Overnighter

Youngman Stream to Tarn Hut is the perfect overnight hike for Cantabrians in the Puketeraki Forest Conservation Area. Not far from Christchurch city, these tracks are easily accessible from Lees Valley Road. This trip can be a gentle hike (with some steep grunting sections) up the Ashley River to Youngman Stream Hut or continue up the steeper mo...
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Womens Chat Series: Arrowsmith Training Events

Womens Chat Series: Arrowsmith Training Events

FurtherFaster Presents a women’s only training series for, Arrowsmith Thee Race, with all donations going to help fund trails in the Christchurch Port Hills. Limited spots available so make sure you register for each event separately via EventBrite. Also... Two Lucky Participants will WIN their entry to the Arrowsmith 11km by signing up!! So br...
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DATE CHANGE: SOLO Adventures with Jenny Tough

DATE CHANGE: SOLO Adventures with Jenny Tough

FurtherFaster presents a womens only chat series with Jenny Tough. Please note due to the circumstances in Christchurch this week we have changed the date to Saturday 23rd March, 6pm in the shop.   Thank you for your understanding. Want to head to the hills on a wild adventure, wind in your hair, with no other people around and the only sounds...
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The Challenge of The Kepler Ultra Mountain Marathon!

The Challenge of The Kepler Ultra Mountain Marathon!

  Written by Sophia 'I'll be back' Walker. At one point or another, we all have a race or a run when things are just not clicking, when we just feel a bit “off.”  I had one such run recently, at the 30thanniversary Kepler Challenge. By all accounts, I was geared up to have a great race. I was going into it trained, tapered, and with a happy sen...
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Mt Oxford Odyssey, The Toughest Half Marathon

Mt Oxford Odyssey, The Toughest Half Marathon

Becky Clarke tackles the hardest half marathon she has done to date... and she is doing it all over again this May!! @Beckypowergirl all cosy pre race, instagramming it all! On an icy cold morning in May I ran the toughest half marathon I’ve faced so far. When I say I ran, I really mean I hiked/scrambled/slipped my way up and down the 1364...
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