Richie McCaw on aftermath of GODZone race

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Newstalk ZB,
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Friday, 9 March 2018, 9:19AM
Former All Blacks captain Richie McCaw's feet have come off second best after competing in the GODZone adventure race. (Photo \ Instagram)

Former All Blacks captain Richie McCaw speaks with Mike Hosking about the GODZone adventure race, which left him with badly blistered and swollen feet.

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McCaw and his PWC team finished in sixth place after six days of gruelling physical exertion.

McCaw's team, comprised of Rob Nichol, Sarah Fairmaid and Bob McLachlan, finished about 22 hours behind the winners, Yealands Family Wine, who finished the race in five days, 11 hours and 34 minutes.

Athletes were challenged over a number of disciplines in the 10-day race across Southland and Fiordland.

The 540km course involved such disciplines as navigating, trekking and pack rafting.

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