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Member Profile – Tony OakshattMy name is Anthony (Tony) Oakshatt. I am a founder member, life member, and have served on numerous committees of the WMC. After years of weight lifting and gym work I noticed an advert for the WMC in January 1979 … Continue reading
Food Intolerances and FODMAPsAs I’ve got older, my body has developed intolerances to certain foods. And it’s not just me, more and more people are experiencing this to almost epidemic proportions. It’s certainly affected my ability to run and to find suitable things … Continue reading
Member Profile – Roland IdaczykWhat do you do when you are not running/walking? Eating, sleeping … just kidding! I have been working in IT as a software developer for 30 years and am now trying to establish a more relaxed lifestyle by providing various … Continue reading
Member Profile – Mike CandyWhat do you do when you are not running? Anyone who knows me even a little bit will know that I might struggle to succinctly answer this question. I have a variety of alternative sporting interests primarily cycling, but also … Continue reading
Member Profile: StanWhat do you do when you are not running(walking)? I work in IT for a large government body as a Business Analyst. In past lives I have been a software developer with a background in Telecommunications and an Assistant Engineer. … Continue reading
Member Profile TemplateHere is the member profile template. This is entirely optional. You can stay on script or go free form, it’s entirely up to you. What do you do when you are not running(walking)? What started you running(walking)? Who has influenced … Continue reading
Otari-Wilton Bus Run September 2016Another masterpiece by the talented Mr Bardsley
2015 VideosIn the Footsteps of the Marines 2015   Pukerua Bay Bus trip 2015   Courtesy of Sean B
Belmont Bus Trip VideoMany thanks to Sean for this
Ninety Three Year Old Gains Prestige Toastmaster AwardBetty Meyers of the Capital Toastmasters club in Wellington is coming up to 93 years old and has achieved the award of Advanced Communicator (Silver). This is one of the tops awards in the International Toastmaster programme. Betty lives in … Continue reading