1. Rotorua half-ironman entries close today, Friday 30 November, midnight NZ time. Organiser Shane Hooks says the deadline is final and no exceptions can be made. http://www.half.co.nz/
2. The first NZ half ironman of the season took place last weekend at Lake Hood. David Plew and Kerry Rowley are the South Island Half Ironman Champs for 2007. Website...
3. There is another half ironman on the calendar - called the Southland Half Ironman in Gore on the 26th January.
4. Cameron Brown Ironman training weekend announced
Friday 1 Feb - Sunday 3 Feb, 2008.
5. Ironman Western Australia is on Sunday at Busselton, Western Australia.
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