Nathan Fa'avae is an all round endurance athlete. The three time world champion in adventure racing is based in Nelson. Adventure racing is a multi day non stop race, including mountain biking, walking, running, kayaking and navigating.
At 43 he is about to head to Brazil next month for his last world adventure racing championship. He also runs an event company with his wife, organising spring challenge sporting events, and he is a motivational speaker to corporates, schools and youth groups. He can add author to his achievements now, Nathan Fa'avae an autobiography, published by Potton and Burton.