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Running with Heart – HS XC Week 3

The third and final high school running camp had a flavor all its own. The personalities of these youngsters shone through and they not only held an enterprising talent show, they kept the coaching staff laughing all week. With coaches … Continue reading

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Zippy Teen Runners: HS XC Week 2

With 24 speedy teens converging on the Center from as far away as Ethiopia, the coaching staff was strapped in for a fast ride. As is his custom, Coach Pierre brought an SUV chock full of his club runners from … Continue reading

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Junior Rollerski Practice: Agility and Speeds

This past Sunday Pepa brought the Craftsbury junior training group to the school parking lot in Hardwick for a rollerski practice with a focus on agility and speeds.  Also on hand were Pat Guelakis, a Craftsbury sculling coach with a … Continue reading

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High School XC — Fast Start to Summer

Summer running camps began with a flourish when sixteen dedicated and fleet young harriers showed up for the first of the three high school cross country camps. We had two brothers from Chicago who brought two more friends, four returning athletes, … Continue reading

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Recycled Range: cleaning up after biathlon

From coach Miro: During the past season there was a lot of shooting on both of the ranges, summer at Elinor’s and winter at the lower field. Last week, the SBTC and GRP athletes, along with myself collected 70 lbs. … Continue reading

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Time trialing with the masters dryland group

On Sunday, June 21, despite a steady rain, seven intrepid members of the masters dryland training group ran the first of many West Hill TTs. With courses of either 0.6 or 1.1 miles to choose from, the group attacked the course, poles in … Continue reading

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June Intro to Biathlon Camp

Craftsbury (and Hosmer Point) hosted a successful kids’ biathlon camp this past weekend, June 12-14th, the 4th annual “USBA Intro to Biathlon” camp for ages 9-12.  The weekend activities were led by COC Biathlon coach Miro Segrt, with plenty of … Continue reading

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Craftsbury Juniors: still fast, even off snow!

 Big shoutout to a couple of junior girls who ski with us in the winter and are taking their dryland to new heights. Rena Schwartz and Avery Ellis absolutely crushed their high school track seasons. The girls qualified for New … Continue reading

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Run2Scull Camp

The first running camp of 2015 was small in numbers and expansive in athleticism, grit and drive. Run2Scull camp attracted six brand-new to Craftsbury runners, two brand-new Craftsbury coaches, and a VP from Saucony’s Human Performance & Innovation Lab to … Continue reading

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Norway 2015: Ski-O World Champs Report from Kes

Editor’s note: Big thanks to Kestrel Owens for sharing this account of his World Champ Experience. February 7-8, Travel to Norway We flew out on an Iceland Air flight from Boston Saturday evening. We met teammates Anna Vogele and Greg … Continue reading

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