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Monthly Archives: August 2011
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Coaches Maria Stuber, Lisa Schlenker and I hosted a one day high school cross country pre-season camp for local VT teens. This being our inaugural go at this camp, we had no idea how many to expect. Runners started collecting … Continue reading
I’m lucky in that there are many fun parts of my job, but one of the highlights is getting to work with talented photographers and resulting pics to work with. A week or two ago, Kris Dobie came up and … Continue reading
You may have seen this, but check out Janice’s wrapup of last week’s U23 Camp we hosted. Was great to have the guys here!
Chocolate Chip Cookies Makes 5 Dozen 2 2/3c Butter 2c White Sugar 2c Brown Sugar 3 Eggs 2 1/2t Vanilla 6c Flour 2 1/2t Baking Soda 3c Chocolate Chips Cream butter and sugars together, then add eggs and vanilla. Mix. … Continue reading
Mountain biking is generally associated with boulder strewn singletrack, daring macho descents and tortuous, grueling climbs. But the mountain bike is a great tool for other activities as well, like cruising Vermont’s tranquil back-roads. It has been said that “the … Continue reading
The evening chorus of crickets presides over a darkening sky at 7:52 pm. The longer sunsets of June and July are long gone. I tried in vain to photograph the full moon but it was futile. Better to capture it … Continue reading
Fun night as always after yesterday’s Head of the Hosmer. But the campers and staff were in for a special treat: Fleet Manager Troy Howell singing, backed by Program Director Norm Graf on sax. Sadly no one thought to grab … Continue reading
Wall of Famer Ed Sell The last running camp for 2011 finished strong with a mix of new faces and returning athletes. Running, biking, hiking, long distance swims, biathlon shooting, swim clinics and classroom presentations kept us busy all week. … Continue reading