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Who is the fastest woman in NZ?

Who is the fastest woman in NZ?

In February, Hobbs set a New Zealand all-comers record of 11.15 seconds in the 100m in Hawke’s Bay, and in April secured a 100m gold medal at the Australian championships. She also featured in the quartet which set a New Zealand 4x100m record of 44.05 in Sydney, a profile on the NZ Olympic website says.

Who is the fastest New Zealander?

In a dramatic finale to the 2022 New Zealand Senior Marathon Championships in Canterbury, Daniel Balchin claimed a thrilling victory from club-mate Oska Inkster-Baynes in 2:15:55 record the fastest marathon time by a Kiwi in New Zealand for 25 years.

Who is the fastest sprinter in New Zealand?

Zoe Hobbs improved on her resident and national 100m record* and also claimed the New Zealand allcomers record with a stunning time of 11.15 seconds.

What World Records does New Zealand hold?


Event Record Place
100 m 10.11 (+1.3 m/s) Victoria, Canada
200 m 20.37 (+0.1 m/s) Hamilton, New Zealand
400 m 46.09 Wanganui, New Zealand
800 m 1:44.3 + h Christchurch, New Zealand

What nationality is Zoe Hobbs?

New ZealandZoe Hobbs / Nationality

What is the NZ high jump record?

2.31 metres
High jumper Hamish Kerr has created New Zealand athletics history. Kerr matched his national outdoor record of 2.31 metres to secure bronze at the world indoor championships in Belgrade. He is the first New Zealander to earn a global medal in the discipline. The event was his first indoor competition.

Is John Walker NZ still alive?

He retired from public life at the 2019 local government elections. Walker and his wife have four children….After running.

Years Ward Affiliation
2016–2019 Manurewa-Papakura Independent

How many Guinness World Records does New Zealand have?

Guinness World Records: 50 Years, 50 Records.

Has anyone run the length of NZ?

Woman sets new record for running the length of NZ: ‘It’s such an adventure’ A Queenstown nurse has become the fastest woman to run the length of the country, in 57 days and 12 hours. Brooke Thomas crossed the finish line of the Te Araroa trail in Bluff last night, after covering more than 3006 kilometres.

What does Zoe Hobbs do for a living?

Zoe Hobbs is a 37-year model who is married to Brendan Cole. On her Instagram she describes herself as a “Wellness blogger. Holistic health, lifestyle, travel, interiors”. Zoe also runs a well-being website Fashionably Balanced.

Whats a good 400m time for a girl?

The Olympic 400m time is usually around 44 seconds for men and 48 seconds for women, though other qualifying times can be set as well. They vary depending on the age of the athlete & the country they are competing for.

What disease does John Walker have?

Walker finally retired from top-level athletics in 1992 after turning 40. Four years later he announced that he was suffering from Parkinson’s disease – but his active life continued.

How long does it take to run the length of NZ?

The 3,000km track runs the length of NZ and normally takes 5 months to complete!

Where is Emma Timmis?

I’m an artist, athlete and author. Originally from Derby, England, I’ve now settled in beautiful Reefton, New Zealand.

Is Brandon Cole married?

Zoe HobbsBrendan Cole / Spouse (m. 2010)

Did Zoe Hobbs break her own 100-metre record?

Zoe Hobbs has quickly broken her own national 100-metre record. (File photo) Sprinter Zoe Hobbs has smashed her own New Zealand women’s 100-metre record at the Potts Classic in Hastings on Saturday.

What is the world record for the 100m breaststroke?

The Auckland-based 24-year-old clocked a time of 11.21 seconds (+1.7m/s) in her heat, having just last month taken the record outright with her 11.27 at the McKinnon Shield Meet at Mt Smart Stadium.

Who is the fastest female sprinter in New Zealand?

Any way you cut it, Hobbs is the fastest woman in New Zealand. And with years ahead of her – sprinters tend to peak in their late 20s, early 30s – she plans on getting faster. The Olympics – either Tokyo if she can qualify next month, or Paris in 2024 – is firmly in play, as is the Commonwealth Games.

Did Joseph Millar break the New Zealand 200m record?

“Joseph Millar breaks New Zealand 200m record, qualifies for world championships”. Retrieved 20 March 2017. ^ “1500m Results” (PDF). 17 July 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 18 July 2015. ^ “3000m Results” (PDF). 17 June 2014. Retrieved 18 June 2014.