Lizzy’s day in Grand Tra­verse

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Lizzy Bunck­en­burg pro­vided the in­di­vid­ual high­light of the Grand Tra­verse on Sun­day by win­ning the women’s sec­tion in out­stand­ing fash­ion.

Bunck­en­burg, a 22- year- old who at­tends Whi­tireia, han­dled the de­mand­ing run­ning-kayak­ing­moun­tain­bik­ing course around Porirua with aplomb.

She is a mem­ber of the Mana Kayak Club and the Ti­tahi Bay Surf Life Sav­ing Club.

There were 883 com­peti­tors in the var­i­ous sec­tions – multi-sport, duathlon, pad­dle only, moun­tain­bike only, run only and fun run/ walk.

Photo: PETER MCDON­ALD

Starters in the fun run/walk take off along Ti­tahi Bay Beach.

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