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Calendar For Winter Season 2018

May 13, 2018 | Comments Off on Calendar For Winter Season 2018

2018 CHAV Winter Calendar v2

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Canterbury Cross Country Champs – Entries to date

July 9, 2017 | Comments Off on Canterbury Cross Country Champs – Entries to date

Entries Close for this event tonight. Enter using the link below. https://goo.gl/forms/Zq4YAKKhXugEw0853   Entries recieved to date are: Alexander Lascelles Anna Christensen Anna Gillett Art Aitken Bela Cameron Ben Clark Brent Cameron Cameron Clark Charlotte Blair Charlotte Chiles Christopher Dryden Corban Straker Daniel Roswell Eden Nuttall Ella Hill Hamish Gillett Iain Chinnery Ieuan van der…

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Craig’s Group Training – Monday 10 April

April 6, 2017 | Comments Off on Craig’s Group Training – Monday 10 April

Craig’s Winter Training Group starts Monday 10 April (younger groups all start Monday 1 May as advertised) These training runs are suited to Senior/Masters athletes, High School aged athletes & experienced Yr 7/8 athletes (Yr7/8 athletes must check with Craig first).  You must be capable of steady running for 45min+ Mon 10 April – Meet…

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Registration Winter 2017

March 31, 2017 | Comments Off on Registration Winter 2017

        CHAV 2017_18 Winter Registration Form

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Greta Valley Relay

September 19, 2016 | Comments Off on Greta Valley Relay

We had one team in this relay in North Canterbury on 3rd September. An enjoyable morning out, followed by some serious post-race analysis at the Greta Valley Tavern. From L to R: Iain Chinnery, Gary Prest, Peter Richards, Mike Van der Colk, Neil Gilmore, Robert Holland

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Takahe-Akaroa Relay Success

September 19, 2016 | Comments Off on Takahe-Akaroa Relay Success

The Club won all 3 grades it contested in the 8-lap relay this year and also placed 3rd in the Junior Women’s race in the 6-lap race. The A grade men’s win was the first time the Club had taken the overall first place since 1963. We also had winning teams in the C grade and Over…

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Craig’s training group 18-25 September

September 15, 2016 | Comments Off on Craig’s training group 18-25 September

Hi Everyone, Another good week of base training last week and more of the same for next week. Group training opportunities are: Sunday 18 September – Meeting at the Sign of the Takahe – 8:30am – Group runs 45min+ to suit age and fitness. Monday 19 September – Meeting at the CHAV clubrooms – 4:45pm…

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Craig’s training group 11-18 September

September 10, 2016 | Comments Off on Craig’s training group 11-18 September

Hi Everyone, Another good week of base training last week, with a special mention to all those that completed their time trial on Wednesday night in tough conditions and with limited complaining. It was a great opportunity to build fitness and resilience. Next week will be similar. Group training opportunities are: Sunday 11 September –…

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Craig’s training group 4-11 September

September 1, 2016 | Comments Off on Craig’s training group 4-11 September

Hi Everyone, It has been a good first week of training with the focus back on building fitness again.  We must focus on training not straining during this build-up phase of training.  If you get the training efforts right and are consistent with your training then you should really start to notice some good fitness gains…

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Craig’s training group 28 Aug – 4 Sept

August 25, 2016 | Comments Off on Craig’s training group 28 Aug – 4 Sept

Hi Everyone, I hope you’ve all been enjoying an easier week of training.  Next week we start on a new training cycle.  Our goal over the next couple of months will be to raise your fitness and stamina as high as we can.  This is the most important part of the training cycle both for…

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