Monthly Archives: June 2013

SBTC U23 Worlds Trials On-site Report

Hello all, My name is Lenny Futterman, and I am a member of the Small Boat Training Center (SBTC) group training alongside the GRP athletes at Craftsbury this summer. We have been down in Princeton, NJ for the Under-23 Worlds … Continue reading

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GRP Freestyle Rollerski TT – Now w/Pepa Interview

Someone is smiling on the GRP skiers, the rain stayed away this morning for a 20-30 minute freestyle TT from Craftsbury Rd, through East Craftsbury, to the top of Johnson Hill on the edge of Greensboro. The data on that:  … Continue reading

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Heat Reclamation Project – Bladder installation

As we’ve mentioned previously, we’re working on a project to reclaim some of the lost heat and energy involved in the snowmaking. Last week, we were able to take another step on that path, installing the waterproof bladder in the … Continue reading

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SBTC First Impressions

Hi, we’re the Small Boat Training Center! We’re college-age rowers training here at Craftsbury for the summer. Here are some of our first impressions of life at the Center! Maddie Lips: It’s my second summer training at Craftsbury with the Small … Continue reading

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2013 – Elmore Running TT #1 – Updated w/results

Update:  find full results here. Thursday was a test for GRP and Craftsbury Jr Skers:  the latter were wrapping up their week of dryland camp and the GRP are winding up their first round of adaptation after a post-winter break. … Continue reading

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Forest Floor Babies

A few days ago a clutch of GRP rowers held a work party to clear some brush and trim some trees. While working they spied a nest flush on the forest floor made of coarse grasses with three white throated … Continue reading

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Snapper Waiting To Scull

On Sundays there is a short window between the end of the weekend sculling camp and the start of the week-long camp and I wanted to get in a quick row. Though it was raining the water was perfect and … Continue reading

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Saturday Scene: Flora and Fauna

  Walking around the Center with attentiveness yields both the obvious and the subtle beauty of spring in the Northeast Kingdom. After a year’s absence a loon pair is nesting in the Cove and all seems right at Craftsbury.   … Continue reading

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Run2Scull, Scull2Run!

The third annual Run2Scull, Scull2Run week finished with a glorious Ridge Run 10 miler through the early morning mists on Creek Road. The program that cross-pollinates running and sculling has hit its stride. The athletes that attend are at the … Continue reading

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Teeming Tuesday

It couldn’t have rained harder today. Never mind the continuous downpours, Craftsbury was moving at full tilt all day long. The scullers were on the water, the Run2Scull hybrid athletes were sculling and cranking off a track workout, Community Rowing … Continue reading

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