Welcome to the Manawatu Striders website

Congratulations to everyone who took part at the Half Marathon Event, completing the Half, 10km or 5km distances.

Congratulations to the winners of each category:

Male Runner

1st Chris Sanson   Palmerston North 1:11:03
2nd David Lovelock   Marton 1:11:16
3rd Brian Garmonsway   Lower Hutt 1:12:04

Female Runner

1st Nicole Goldsmid   Feilding 1:23:15
2nd Juanita Paterson   Manawatu 1:32:10
3rd Sarah Prebble   Palmerston North 1:33:59

Male Walker

1st Mike Nield   New Plymouth 2:07:56
2nd Harry Terwiel   New Plymouth 2:09:22
3rd Jeff Wells   New Plymouth 2:13:16

Female Walker

1st Gai-marie Smart   Wanganui 2:11:43
2nd Terri Grimmett   Wellington 2:16:03
3rd Robyn Wolfsbauer   Napier 2:19:44

Full results can be found here:


Photos from Nesport Photography are now loaded:



Upcoming Events:

Sunday 23rd November 

Ashhurst 2 Esplanade



Are you a runner or walker or are you contemplating taking up running or walking?

Do you want to exercise with people of a similar ability?
Do you want advice on aspects of training?
Do you want to improve your current level of fitness?
Do you want to take part in club activities?
Then the Manawatu Striders is for you!

Our aim is to be the first choice club for runners and walkers of all ages and ability, both socially and competitively, in Palmerston North.

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Armstrong Motor Group Wellington Marathon

Posted by David on 23 June 2014 | 0 Comments

Marathon Run

Doug Stirling       3.22.39

Debra Arnold       4.02.45

Wouna Le Roux   4.31.40

Gerry Le Roux      4.31.40

Marathon Walk

Graeme Olliver     5.00.40 (3rd)

David Jones         5.06.23

David Cushing      5.13.19

Marion Fink          5.59.10

Half Marathon Run

Brad Johnson       1.39.58

Kevin Palmer        1.42.22

Dale McMillan       1.45.40

Marian Hilder        1.53.16

Half Marathon Walk

Evan Davies         2.28.11

Owen Rogers        2.30.31

Peter Palmer         2.37.55

Lindsay Wright     2.42.30

Trevor Brill           2.45.38

Viv Storrier          2.47.04

Jane Warnock      2.50.54

Jackie Welsh        2.50.54

Cornelis Olynsma 2.53.29

Margaret Stuart    2.53.30

Sue Stirling           2.55.38

Jocelyn Brill          2.57.09

10 K Walk

Coralie Davies      1.33.08


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