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The Waitomo Trail Run is back!

The Waitomo Trail Run is back!

by Rob Bathgate

27th September 2022

The Waitomo Trail Run is back after a brief hiatus (because of you-know-what); offering runners 6, 11, 21 or 35km courses spanning unique underground and overground terrain in the heart of the Waikato.

What you need to know as a trail runner about low energy availability and RED-S

What you need to know as a trail runner about low energy availability and RED-S

by Tina Buch

9th September 2022

You probably have heard the terms low energy availability (LEA) or relative energy deficiency in sport (RED-S) floating around lately.

Rob’s big year in charge

Rob’s big year in charge

by Rob Bathgate

1st September 2022

Wow, it’s a year ago today that I was handed the keys to the Wild Things kingdom.

A brief history of Wild Things

A brief history of Wild Things

by Rob Bathgate

22nd August 2022

Wild Things will get a facelift later this year when the upgraded trail directory is launched. As we prepare to farewell the heritage logo, we're celebrating where it all began.

The Omega Epic Road Trip

The Omega Epic Road Trip

by Rob Bathgate

16th August 2022

With our friends Omega Rental Cars, we've put together an epic prize of a free 5-day car rental package. To be in to win, you just need to show us your favourite trails on video!

Newsletter: 29th July 2022

Newsletter: 29th July 2022

by Rob Bathgate

29th July 2022

As well as upgrading the trail directory, we're working on a new look for Wild Things.

Newsletter: 29th June 2022

Newsletter: 29th June 2022

by Rob Bathgate

29th June 2022

I thought this would be a short newsletter but it's packed! Read on for updates, discounts and ninjas.

Podcast: Running Together

Podcast: Running Together

by Running Together

28th June 2022

Running can be a good analogy for life. Some days we move effortlessly forward, a spring in our stride. Other days, it's hard to get moving let alone achieve all that's expected. Whether elite or casual, running is often better when done together.

Whip it out for a quick massage

Whip it out for a quick massage

by Rob Bathgate

21st June 2022

The thought of holding a jiggling machine against my body seemed like an activity I should probably be hiding from my wife.

Newsletter - 26th March 2022

Newsletter - 26th March 2022

by Rob Bathgate

26th May 2022

We have some epic new challenges to get your teeth into, plus some new VIP rewards and discounts, and the shop is growing!

How members’ feedback is shaping the future of Wild Things

How members’ feedback is shaping the future of Wild Things

by Rob Bathgate

28th April 2022

Over 1,100 Wild Things members answered our survey. Here’s what we’re going to do with it.

We may be faster alone, but we shall go further together.

We may be faster alone, but we shall go further together.

by Ben McDrury

8th April 2022

Life, as always, is a journey, and I'm merely at the beginning of mine.

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