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Join our team

14 Nov 2018 @16:56

Front Desk Receptionist (part-time)
The Craftsbury Outdoor Center is looking for someone to join their office team!

The ideal applicant should have strong organizational and communication skills, the ability to multi-task and adjust to a changing, fast paced environment. Knowledge of Word and Excel are required along with 1 year of customer service experience preferably in the reservations/front desk field.

This is a part-time seasonal position for Thursday, Friday and Sunday evenings from 11am to 7pm (during the winter months).

Lunch and recreational facilities provided along with other benefits.

Send your resume to jobs@craftsbury.com, or post to:
Chasidy LaMare 535 Lost Nation Rd, Craftsbury Common, VT 05827
fax: (802) 586-7768
Please provide 3 written references.

Housekeeper ...

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Fall19 Jobs AT7A2658

Join our team

14 Nov 2018 @16:56

Front Desk Receptionist (part-time)The Craftsbury Outdoor Center is looking for someone to join their office team!The ideal applicant should have strong organizational and communication skills, the ability to ... go arrow

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Skiing for Scullers December 6-9, 2018

14 Nov 2018 @11:58

Are you a sculler looking to expand your outdoor winter training options? Nordic skiing might just be the best way for rowers to cross-train while the liquid water is frozen – we certainly believe it is – and to that end, we’re hosting a “Skiing for Scullers” weekend this December 6-9th

It may surprise you to know that our GRP rowers spend more hours on skis from November through March than they do on the erg, and that they return to the water with even greater enthusiasm having given their bodies and their brains something new and different to work at. If anything, they find that not only have they not lost speed from the hiatus, they’ve gained greater readiness to put in more quality miles when they get back to liquid water. With equal measures of instruction, ...

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Skiing for Scullers December 6-9, 2018

14 Nov 2018 @11:58

Are you a sculler looking to expand your outdoor winter training options? Nordic skiing might just be the best way for rowers to cross-train while the liquid water is frozen – we certainly believe it is – and to ... go arrow

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Seasonal Trail Use Reminder

13 Nov 2018 @10:38

With several hunting seasons in full swing and deer season around the corner, we’d like to remind our community and members about our seasonal trail use policy. Unless a trail is on the map as part of our summer trail network, it is closed. The Outdoor Center maintains agreements with private landowners to use certain corridors of their land in the winter as ski and snowshoe trails, but outside the snowy season, there is no public trail use on those lands.

Fall and winter brings hunting and trapping season to Vermont. We urge all members and guests to be alert while using our summer trail network and to wear bright, high-vis colors while running, biking and walking on Center land through the end of big game season.

Another aspect of trail safety during this time of year is awareness ...

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Seasonal Trail Use Reminder

13 Nov 2018 @10:38

With several hunting seasons in full swing and deer season around the corner, we’d like to remind our community and members about our seasonal trail use policy. Unless a trail is on the map as part of our summer ... go arrow

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2019 Winter Programming

12 Nov 2018 @19:10

Another sign of seasons shifting:  2019 Winter programming info is up! Get the scoop, registration opens October 1 on Skireg.

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2019 Winter Programming

12 Nov 2018 @19:10

Another sign of seasons shifting:  2019 Winter programming info is up! Get the scoop, registration opens October 1 on Skireg. go arrow

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Buy your Winter Open Gym Pass

11 Nov 2018 @9:00

Even with all the natural options for exercise around Craftsbury, some movements are best accomplished in the gym, with the right gear. Sign up to workout, spring to fall with our OpenGym Pass at the Craftsbury Outdoor Center. After you have your annual membership, passes are $50/person per season:

Winter- November 1 to April 30
Summer- May 1 to October 31

Must be 16 or older. So, how do you get in on the action?

Step 1 - Make sure your Craftsbury membership is current.

Step 2 - Go to Skireg and sign up for a Gym Pass. This is a requirement to use the gym, even if you get a complimentary annual membership. Gym passes are NOT included in annual membership benefits.

Step 3 - Check the event calendar to get current Open Gym slots (Gym times are subject to change, pending COC programming ...

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Buy your Winter Open Gym Pass

11 Nov 2018 @9:00

Even with all the natural options for exercise around Craftsbury, some movements are best accomplished in the gym, with the right gear. Sign up to workout, spring to fall with our OpenGym Pass at the Craftsbury ... go arrow

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2019 Running Camp Dates

10 Nov 2018 @10:51

That's right, it's finally here: our 2019 summer running camp schedule. This year we are bringing back our tried-and-true camp favorites as well as introducing some new sessions. We have something for everyone, from high school training camps, to masters camp, to running for yogis and more. Start planning your summer running getaway now!

We're making changes to our reservation system, so for right now we can only accept registration via phone. However you sign up, here are the 2019 dates:

May 16 – 19: Running & Yoga Weekend #1
June 16 – 22: Trail Running Week
June 23 – 29: High School Camp #1
June 30 – July 6: High School Camp #2
July 14 – 20: Masters Weeks
July 21 – 27: All Comers Week
August 2 – 11: High School Camp #3 (10 Day)
September 12 – 15: Running & Yoga Weekend #2

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2019 Running Camp Dates

10 Nov 2018 @10:51

That's right, it's finally here: our 2019 summer running camp schedule. This year we are bringing back our tried-and-true camp favorites as well as introducing some new sessions. We have something for everyone, ... go arrow

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Join our team: Ski Staff

9 Nov 2018 @13:40

The Craftsbury Outdoor Center is seeking an experienced instructor/shop employee to work in the Nordic Center for the 2018-2019 winter season. The position, which starts in mid-November and runs through the end of March, is scheduled for 30-40 hours per week and requires availability on weekends. 

Qualified candidates must:
 - have teaching experience in both skate and classic techniques
 - be capable of successfully instructing intermediate to advanced Nordic skiers
 - work well as a team member in a fast-paced shop that caters to diverse needs
 - be highly familiar with current Nordic equipment and its maintenance
 - have great customer service skills
 - have excellent communication skills
 - be able to maintain good cheer in all weather conditions
 
The ideal candidate will also: ...

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Join our team: Ski Staff

9 Nov 2018 @13:40

The Craftsbury Outdoor Center is seeking an experienced instructor/shop employee to work in the Nordic Center for the 2018-2019 winter season. The position, which starts in mid-November and runs through the end of ... go arrow

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Craftsbury Running on the Road

9 Nov 2018 @8:58

Craftsbury Running is on tour! Running director Heidi Caldwell is making the rounds for the next two weeks, visiting running clubs and events across the Northeast. We’re excited to take the Craftsbury magic on the road and share what our running paradise is all about. Thanks to Melrose Running Club, Mystic Runners, and Longfellows x Janji Run Club for welcoming Craftsbury Running to Boston and getting to the road tour started off right! 

Want to catch up with Craftsbury friends or learn more about Craftsbury? Send Heidi an email and she can give you details on gatherings in each city. 

Craftsbury Running Tour Dates: 

November 6-9: Boston
November 10: New England High School Cross Country Championships
November 11-12: New York City
November 13-14: Washington DC
November 15-17: ...

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Craftsbury Running on the Road

9 Nov 2018 @8:58

Craftsbury Running is on tour! Running director Heidi Caldwell is making the rounds for the next two weeks, visiting running clubs and events across the Northeast. We’re excited to take the Craftsbury magic on the ... go arrow

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US Cross Country Championships Are Coming to Craftsbury in 2019!

8 Nov 2018 @12:59

The Craftsbury Outdoor Center is excited to welcome the U.S. Nordic community to our little slice of Vermont's Northeast Kingdom for the 2019 U.S. Cross Country Championships presented by L.L. Bean. With national championship titles and start spots on the line for everything from the Junior World Championships in Lahti, Finland to the end-of-season World Cups in Quebec City, the racing action is sure to be fast and furious. 

Schedule:
January 3: 10/15k Classic Individual Start
January 4: 1.5k Classic Sprint
January 6: 20/30k Freestyle Mass Start (5/10k for juniors)
January 8: 1.5k Freestyle Sprint

January 5: Paralympic Sprint

Registration is now open on SkiReg, and it's not too early to sign up! The price goes up on December 19, and online registration will close on December 26. Otherwise, ...

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US Cross Country Championships Are Coming to Craftsbury in 2019!

8 Nov 2018 @12:59

The Craftsbury Outdoor Center is excited to welcome the U.S. Nordic community to our little slice of Vermont's Northeast Kingdom for the 2019 U.S. Cross Country Championships presented by L.L. Bean. With national ... go arrow

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2018 NENSA Eastern Cup Openers at Craftsbury

7 Nov 2018 @17:22

The Craftsbury Outdoor Center is thrilled to welcome back the NENSA Eastern Cup Opener on December 22-23, 2018. The Opener is an all-freestyle affair this year, with a 1.5k sprint on Saturday, December 22, and a 5k mass start for women and U16 boys and a 10k mass start for men (U18+). Masters waves are back, heading off 5 minutes after the open mass start fields.

This season the Outdoor Center is hosting the U.S. Cross Country Championships two weeks after the Eastern Cup, so the Opener is serving as a dry run for two of the events coming up at the national championships. As such we are expecting larger-than-average fields for the EC Opener. There should be a large contingent of collegiate and elite skiers in attendance, as well as our top juniors, who will use the races as Junior ...

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2018 NENSA Eastern Cup Openers at Craftsbury

7 Nov 2018 @17:22

The Craftsbury Outdoor Center is thrilled to welcome back the NENSA Eastern Cup Opener on December 22-23, 2018. The Opener is an all-freestyle affair this year, with a 1.5k sprint on Saturday, December 22, and a 5k ... go arrow

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Craftsbury Sprint Doubleheader, December 15-16

7 Nov 2018 @14:02

We are excited to invite collegiate skiers, juniors, masters, and elite racers to the Craftsbury Sprint Doubleheader this year! Classic sprints on Saturday, December 15 and freestyle sprints on Sunday, December 16. We are using the events as test runs on our newly reworked 1.5k sprint course, which will serve as the sprint course for 2019 US Cross Country Championships starting January 3. This event counts for the U.S. Ski and Snowboard's National Ranking List (NRL), so competitors will earn NRL points based on their qualifier position each day.

Saturday's classic sprints will follow a standard sprint format. After the morning's qualifiers, the top 30 male and female competitors will move on to the open heats. We will hold master's heats for the top 6 male and female masters. There ...

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Craftsbury Sprint Doubleheader, December 15-16

7 Nov 2018 @14:02

We are excited to invite collegiate skiers, juniors, masters, and elite racers to the Craftsbury Sprint Doubleheader this year! Classic sprints on Saturday, December 15 and freestyle sprints on Sunday, December 16. ... go arrow

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GRP Biathletes Selected to Race World and IBU Cups

6 Nov 2018 @13:16

This morning the U.S. Biathlon Association announced who earned race starts for Period 1 on the World Cup and the IBU Cup. Susan Dunklee and Clare Egan were pre-qualified for the World Cup based on last years results, but the remaining start positions were decided using rollerski trials from last week in Solder Hollow, Utah and this summer in Jericho, Vermont.

Emily Dreissigacker will join Susan and Clare on the World Cup which kicks off December 2nd in Pokljuka, Slovenia. These three GRP women plus Joanne Reid (who was pre-qualified) will compete in Slovenia, but only three athletes will continue on to World Cup 2 in Hochfilzen, Austria. The fourth, yet-to-be-determined athlete, will join the IBU Cup squad in Ridnaun-Val Ridanna, Italy. 

Hallie Grossman, Kelsey Dickinson, Alex Howe, ...

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GRP Biathletes Selected to Race World and IBU Cups

6 Nov 2018 @13:16

This morning the U.S. Biathlon Association announced who earned race starts for Period 1 on the World Cup and the IBU Cup. Susan Dunklee and Clare Egan were pre-qualified for the World Cup based on last years ... go arrow

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Craftsbury Skiers Compete at NENSA Trapp Invitational Rollerski Race

6 Nov 2018 @12:34

NENSA and the Trapp Family Lodge recently hosted the last rollerski race event in the 2018 NENSA Rollerski Series, which included 5 races in New York and Vermont. The race, a 10k classic in Stowe, VT on November 3, wound its way along some of Stowe's rolling hills before climbing to its completion at the nordic center at the Trapp Family Lodge. Racers faced grueling conditions: a downpour, driving wind, and even some snow up top. However, almost 60 competitors still toed the line for the individual start race.

In the women's race, GRP athlete Caitlin Patterson had the top result of the day, finishing 3rd overall and 1st in the senior women's category. Ida Sargent finished 1st in the master women's category, good for 4th overall. Liz Guiney was 2nd in senior women, and Kaitlynn Miller ...

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Craftsbury Skiers Compete at NENSA Trapp Invitational Rollerski Race

6 Nov 2018 @12:34

NENSA and the Trapp Family Lodge recently hosted the last rollerski race event in the 2018 NENSA Rollerski Series, which included 5 races in New York and Vermont. The race, a 10k classic in Stowe, VT on November 3, ... go arrow

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USRowing East Coast Fall Speed Order Results

5 Nov 2018 @6:16

GRP Scullers traveled to Princeton, New Jersey this weekend for their final race of the fall (head racing) season. Hosted by USRowing, the aptly named "Fall Speed Order" or FSO is structured to have athletes first test their power and fitness by performing a 6 kilometer erg test on Saturday; and, second, to test their speed and boat-moving skills on the water by racing Lake Carnegie's 4.25 kilometer race course on Sunday. Sunday's starting order for the head race was determined by Saturday's finish order on the ergos. An additional carrot was added for the men, as the top 16 cumulative performances on both the erg and water received invitations to row in four quads Sunday afternoon with other top-finishers.

But, what does performing well at FSO actually mean for GRP athletes? There are ...

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USRowing East Coast Fall Speed Order Results

5 Nov 2018 @6:16

GRP Scullers traveled to Princeton, New Jersey this weekend for their final race of the fall (head racing) season. Hosted by USRowing, the aptly named "Fall Speed Order" or FSO is structured to have athletes first ... go arrow

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GRP Results from USBA Fall Festival/Team Selection Series

1 Nov 2018 @14:49

All three races in the US Biathlon (USBA) Fall Festival Rollerski Trials are in the books, and the Green Racing Project had some standout results. USBA uses the results from these rollerski trials races, in addition to two previous races in Jericho, VT, to select their World Cup team for the upcoming season. While the selections won’t be made public until after the completion of all five races, we hope to see a number of GRP athletes represent the US in early World Cups.

The race series started on Tuesday, October 30 with a 7.5/10k sprint race. In the senior women’s category, GRP athletes swept the top three positions, with Susan Dunklee, Clare Egan and Emily Dreissigacker going 1-2-3. All three missed just one shot in standing. The sweep continued from there, with Hallie Grossman ...

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GRP Results from USBA Fall Festival/Team Selection Series

1 Nov 2018 @14:49

All three races in the US Biathlon (USBA) Fall Festival Rollerski Trials are in the books, and the Green Racing Project had some standout results. USBA uses the results from these rollerski trials races, in addition ... go arrow

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Over $5000 raised via Ski & Bike Swap

30 Oct 2018 @22:22

The 2nd biennial Ski and Bike Swap raised over $5000 for the Kathy Wright Memorial Scholarship fund and redistributed more than 650 bikes, skis and gear into the hands of more than 200 skiers and their families!

Donations to the Scholarship fund were based on consigned gear sales (25% of each item price). The Scholarship itself supports Craftsbury juniors in their skiing ventures, whether by making introductory programs more affordable or helping junior racers travel to camps and races. Recipients have thus far taken part in a variety of opportunities, from the New England BKL Festival up through Scandinavian Cup races. Last winter, the scholarship committee awarded 71 total scholarships, amounting to $20,420 in awards for program fee waivers and travel support. That’s 45 unique ...

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Over $5000 raised via Ski & Bike Swap

30 Oct 2018 @22:22

The 2nd biennial Ski and Bike Swap raised over $5000 for the Kathy Wright Memorial Scholarship fund and redistributed more than 650 bikes, skis and gear into the hands of more than 200 skiers and their families! ... go arrow

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2018 Black River Beatdown Results

29 Oct 2018 @14:44

We had an awesome time hosting the 2018 Ironwood Adventureworks Black River Beatdown this Sunday, October 28. Almost 50 runners braved the rain and cold temperatures for 15k, 30k, and 45k trail races. Many of our competitors were in costume, and all enjoyed one of the last opportunities for a trail race in 2018. Big thanks to Ironwood Adventureworks for organizing the race, and to all of our runners for coming out!

The 15k one loop race was the largest field of the day, with 25 competitors. Claire McIlvennie of Winooski, VT won the overall 15k as well as the women's race in a blazing time of 1:17:12. Second place in the women's race went to Elizabeth Anderson, and third place went to Ruth Addante. Elizabeth and Ruth also placed 3rd and 4th overall. The first men's 15k finisher was ...

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2018 Black River Beatdown Results

29 Oct 2018 @14:44

We had an awesome time hosting the 2018 Ironwood Adventureworks Black River Beatdown this Sunday, October 28. Almost 50 runners braved the rain and cold temperatures for 15k, 30k, and 45k trail races. Many of our ... go arrow

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Head of the Charles 2018 Recap and Results

23 Oct 2018 @20:38

After a whirlwind weekend in Boston, the 54th Head of the Charles is complete! The entire rowing world converges on the Charles River every year during the third weekend of October, and Craftsbury is no exception. Blustery winds and (mostly) blue skies marked the event, which saw nearly 11,000 racers negotiating the bridges and turns of the infamous three-mile course. 

Sculling staff and GRP rowers had a fantastic time both racing and working the tent in the bustling finish line area, handing out nearly 80 dozen cookies and chatting with tons of past and future campers. We also raffled off a free week of camp; we’ll be announcing the winner soon.

Now, to the racing: 

First up on Saturday was Director of Sculling Troy Howell, racing in the Men’s Grand Master Singles. His ...

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Head of the Charles 2018 Recap and Results

23 Oct 2018 @20:38

After a whirlwind weekend in Boston, the 54th Head of the Charles is complete! The entire rowing world converges on the Charles River every year during the third weekend of October, and Craftsbury is no exception. ... go arrow

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Skiing for Runners 2019

23 Oct 2018 @19:03

January 24-27, 2019 - 4 Days - $649

We're excited to announce our winter '19 cross-training weekend for runners. Treadmills have their place. Gym work has its time. But winter can get claustrophobic indoors. Add some skis, snowshoes or winter run gear? You'll move thru the winter landscape noiselessly, another animal exploring under its own power. During your four days at Craftsbury, you'll unlock tactics to embrace winter across a variety of disciplines: daily runs, ski clinics, snowshoeing on our more than 100k of groomed trails, plus another 20k of singletrack trails throughout our extensive trail network - all right out the door. Once you've learned to winter, you'll reclaim your freedom to enjoy trails and woods that you haven't visited since last summer. Sign up now for a weekend ...

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Skiing for Runners 2019

23 Oct 2018 @19:03

January 24-27, 2019 - 4 Days - $649We're excited to announce our winter '19 cross-training weekend for runners. Treadmills have their place. Gym work has its time. But winter can get claustrophobic indoors. Add some ... go arrow

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Caldwell and Martin Podium at Newburyport Half Marathon

22 Oct 2018 @21:48

Last weekend, Running Director Heidi Caldwell and GRP skier Adam Martin travelled to Newburyport, Massachusetts for the Newburyport Half Marathon. This race, held on Massachusetts’s North Shore, is relatively flat and fast and annually draws a very competitive field. Undeterred by the competition, Heidi and Adam both delivered noteworthy performances. Adam finished 2nd, in a blistering time of 1:06:18 (roughly a 5:05 minute mile) only two seconds behind 1st place Tadesse Yae Dabi. The Newburyport Daily News reported that Dabi is an “Ethiopian distance star” that has “competed all over the world.” Heidi was 6th overall and won the women’s race by a convincing seven minutes, in a time of 1:13:43 (about a 5:35 mile time). This time is nearly two minutes faster than her half ...

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Caldwell and Martin Podium at Newburyport Half Marathon

22 Oct 2018 @21:48

Last weekend, Running Director Heidi Caldwell and GRP skier Adam Martin travelled to Newburyport, Massachusetts for the Newburyport Half Marathon. This race, held on Massachusetts’s North Shore, is relatively flat ... go arrow

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Ski & Bike Swap: Sunday, Oct. 28

22 Oct 2018 @10:00

The Craftsbury Outdoor Center is holding its biennial Ski and Bike Swap on Sunday, October 28th, 2018. Our swap will again benefit the Kathy Wright scholarship fund, which supports young Nordic skiers at all levels of the sport. As in 2016, the swap will largely focus on equipment and clothing for mountain biking, cross country skiing, and backcountry skiing. Mark your calendars, and clean out your sheds!

What: Ski & Bike Swap.
When: Sunday, October 28, 2018 | 10:00am - 4:00pm
Where: Activity Center at the Craftsbury Outdoor Center

2018 sale will feature gently used Outdoor Center rental mountain bikes and Nordic skis. We're accepting mountain bikes, Nordic ski equipment, clothing/outerwear for skiing & biking on consignment. 25% of consigned item sales benefits the club’s youth ...

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Ski & Bike Swap: Sunday, Oct. 28

22 Oct 2018 @10:00

The Craftsbury Outdoor Center is holding its biennial Ski and Bike Swap on Sunday, October 28th, 2018. Our swap will again benefit the Kathy Wright scholarship fund, which supports young Nordic skiers at all levels ... go arrow

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Fitness & Fun for mature adventurers

17 Oct 2018 @17:44

Join COC staff for guided fitness sessions and modest adventures for the 55+ crowd.

October 10:  Biking Basics - Join COC Biking guru Ollie Buruss for an introduction to bikes and biking – we’ll ride around the teaching area, remembering balance in motion and practicing shifting and laughing! Wear sturdy shoes and pants that won’t get caught in the chain!

October 18 & 26:  Balance, Strength and Fun Course! - This strength and balance session is led by rowing team member Nathan Lado and will combine warm up, strength and balance exercises and activities – some possibly outdoors! Wear clothes to play in and bring gym shoes!

All sessions run from 1:00-2:30pm and meet on the Activity Center deck at the Center - pack a lunch and arrive early to enjoy a picnic! Bus transportation ...

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Fitness & Fun for mature adventurers

17 Oct 2018 @17:44

Join COC staff for guided fitness sessions and modest adventures for the 55+ crowd.October 10:  Biking Basics - Join COC Biking guru Ollie Buruss for an introduction to bikes and biking – we’ll ride around the ... go arrow

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CCDP wins final '18 VTYCL race

16 Oct 2018 @16:18

The Craftsbury Cycling Development Program (CCDP) wrapped up their Vermont Youth Cycling League (VTYCL) season last Sunday. They raced under sunny skies on their home course at the Outdoor Center. This crew had a strong performance, with seasoned veterans and MTB racing newbies all joining together to top the team ranking!  

Beginning with the varsity boys, Finn Sweet led the way, winning his 2nd race of the season. Jack Young was 4th, followed closely by Makail Tipton in 5th. Jack and Makail received a shout out from coach Ollie Burruss, as they “went back and forth all season and really made jumps as riders and racers.” In the JV boys’ race, Greyson Davis unfortunately suffered a flat tire and was unable to finish. In the 9th-10th grade girls’ race, Maya Remick, in her first ...

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CCDP wins final '18 VTYCL race

16 Oct 2018 @16:18

The Craftsbury Cycling Development Program (CCDP) wrapped up their Vermont Youth Cycling League (VTYCL) season last Sunday. They raced under sunny skies on their home course at the Outdoor Center. This crew had a ... go arrow

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GRP and CNSC Race Fall Rollerski Classic at Jericho, VT

14 Oct 2018 @14:40

A large group of Green Racing Project and Craftsbury Nordic Ski Club skiers competed this weekend in the Fall Rollerski Classic in Jericho, VT. The race, a 10k classic interval start, was part of NENSA's summer and fall rollerski series, which has just one more race remaining in the season.

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The GRP had five athletes in the race, three women and two men. The women had the strongest results, with Caitlin Patterson and Ida Sargent going 1-2 overall. Corey Stock placed 8th overall, 3rd in the senior women's category. On the men's side, Adam Martin took 2nd overall to UVM's Bill Harmeyer. Akeo Maifield-Carucci placed 5th in the senior men's category.

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A large contingent of juniors from the Craftsbury Outdoor Center also raced. In the U18 girl's ...

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GRP and CNSC Race Fall Rollerski Classic at Jericho, VT

14 Oct 2018 @14:40

A large group of Green Racing Project and Craftsbury Nordic Ski Club skiers competed this weekend in the Fall Rollerski Classic in Jericho, VT. The race, a 10k classic interval start, was part of NENSA's summer and ... go arrow

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GRP Scullers Race Green Mountain Head: Win syrup, apples, and cider

1 Oct 2018 @19:50

GRP scullers raced at Green Mountain Head this weekend for what are arguably the best prizes in all of fall head racing. For the last 37 years, Putney Rowing Club has hosted the regatta on their small stretch of the Connecticut River, and have provided single and double scullers of all ages a truly unique race experience. 

For starters, the regatta parking lot is a corn field that is usually harvested just days before the start of GMH. Volunteers usher racers that are both towing trailers and car-topping their boats over mounds of dirt and remainders of prickly corn stalks. Cars bounce comically over the now-empty rows of corn in anticipation of a great day of racing. Don’t be fooled by the low-key nature of this race, though - some of the athletes you see noshing freshly fried ...

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GRP Scullers Race Green Mountain Head: Win syrup, apples, and cider

1 Oct 2018 @19:50

GRP scullers raced at Green Mountain Head this weekend for what are arguably the best prizes in all of fall head racing. For the last 37 years, Putney Rowing Club has hosted the regatta on their small stretch of the ... go arrow

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Heidi Caldwell wins and sets new course record at Rockfest Half Marathon

1 Oct 2018 @16:58

Running camp director Heidi Caldwell certainly left an indelible mark on Sunday's Smuttynose Rockfest Half Marathon in Hampton Beach, New Hampshire. Impressive feat number one was setting a new women’s course record in 1:15:15. And if that wasn't quite enough, impressive feat number two was winning the race overall! In fact, the top two finishers were women. Running camp coach Sam Davis also raced, finishing in just over two hours. The Rockfest Half Marathon draws a large and competitive field to coastal New Hampshire, with more than 4,000 participants toeing the line, as well an additional 1,700 in the 5k race. 

In other news, another running camp coach Jack Pilla also put on his racing shoes this weekend. He did the VT50 in the Brownsville area, where he competed in the 50 mile ...

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Heidi Caldwell wins and sets new course record at Rockfest Half Marathon

1 Oct 2018 @16:58

Running camp director Heidi Caldwell certainly left an indelible mark on Sunday's Smuttynose Rockfest Half Marathon in Hampton Beach, New Hampshire. Impressive feat number one was setting a new women’s course ... go arrow

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Norm Graf: 1926-2018

24 Sep 2018 @14:59

At the age of 92, Norman Graf passed away yesterday, September 23, 2018. Norm coached at the Center for almost 20 years, serving as Sculling Program Director for 11 years.

Norm began rowing in 1940. He rowed with the undefeated Culver Military Academy 8+ in 1943. His rowing career took a hiatus during World War II, but in '48 he returned to the sport as stroke and captain of the undefeated Rutgers University freshmen team. In the late '50s Norm began coaching at Yale. In '67 he became the Head Rowing Coach and Intramural Athletic Director at Trinity College in Connecticut, a position he held for 15 years. Norm was the varsity women's coach at Trinity from '86-'92, and the Men's Associate Head Coach at Wesleyan University from '96-'02, a position he returned to in 2006. While at ...

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Norm Graf: 1926-2018

24 Sep 2018 @14:59

At the age of 92, Norman Graf passed away yesterday, September 23, 2018. Norm coached at the Center for almost 20 years, serving as Sculling Program Director for 11 years.Norm began rowing in 1940. He rowed with the ... go arrow

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World Rowing Championships Results: Davison/Graves place 14th

21 Sep 2018 @13:08

In the long-awaited finale to their 2018 summer, the USA Men’s Double Sculls (2x) comprised of Ben Davison (stroke) and John Graves (bow) - finally got to put all of their hard work to the test at the 2018 World Rowing Championships (Plovdiv, BUL), and came away with a 14th place finish.

The duo had a busy summer of international racing. Preparations for Bulgaria solidified after the 2x won domestically at Senior Trials I. At the same regatta, Ben was named the U23 1x; and, at the end of July, raced to a 4th place finish at U23 Worlds. In mid July, John and Ben placed first in the B final at World Cup III. Once back in Craftsbury, Ben and John spent the next month prepping for World Championships. With race countdown at just over a week, the 2x and Coach Whelpley departed for ...

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World Rowing Championships Results: Davison/Graves place 14th

21 Sep 2018 @13:08

In the long-awaited finale to their 2018 summer, the USA Men’s Double Sculls (2x) comprised of Ben Davison (stroke) and John Graves (bow) - finally got to put all of their hard work to the test at the 2018 World ... go arrow

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GRP Biathletes Podium at Climb to the Castle Rollerski Race

18 Sep 2018 @8:26

Last weekend, two GRP biathletes and one Craftsbury junior raced the infamous NYSEF Climb to the Castle. This mass start skate rollerski event climbs 2,300 feet up the Whiteface Mountain Veterans Memorial Highway. 

For the women, Quincy Massey-Bierman placed 11th overall and won the woman’s U16 category. For the men, Jake Brown topped the field with a new non-race wheel course record. He was joined on the podium by GRP teammate Raleigh Goessling in second place. The biathletes will return to racing action later this fall in Soldier Hollow, Utah.

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GRP Biathletes Podium at Climb to the Castle Rollerski Race

18 Sep 2018 @8:26

Last weekend, two GRP biathletes and one Craftsbury junior raced the infamous NYSEF Climb to the Castle. This mass start skate rollerski event climbs 2,300 feet up the Whiteface Mountain Veterans Memorial ... go arrow

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Genny Tenny Fundraiser Run Recap

16 Sep 2018 @19:50

Huzzah! Congrats to all the Genny Tenny runners for conquering the hills and the heat out there today! It was a mid-September scorcher, and all managed in sweaty style.

With your help, we were able to raise nearly $1,000 for the Albany Community Trust’s Albany General Store Project. Big thank you to the Craftsbury General Store for sponsoring the run and to all those who donated. Thanks also to all the volunteers who made today possible!

You can find full results from the run here. Photos from the day by Wes Vear will be up on our Facebook page soon.

We hope to make the trek from one General Store to the next an annual affair. Thanks again to everyone who participated – we had a blast!

Interested in participating in more running events with the Outdoor Center? Check out our Autumn ...

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Genny Tenny Fundraiser Run Recap

16 Sep 2018 @19:50

Huzzah! Congrats to all the Genny Tenny runners for conquering the hills and the heat out there today! It was a mid-September scorcher, and all managed in sweaty style.With your help, we were able to raise nearly ... go arrow

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Masters' on-snow camp

14 Sep 2018 @18:40

Masters: thinking about winter? We are. We're offering one Masters' camp this winter, December 6-9. Camp is aimed at intermediate masters and above, particularly those interested in starting the season off on the right note as they prepare for the Masters' World Cup in Beitostølen, Norway in March. Only one camp means you need to jump on this ASAP. Full details and registration.

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Masters' on-snow camp

14 Sep 2018 @18:40

Masters: thinking about winter? We are. We're offering one Masters' camp this winter, December 6-9. Camp is aimed at intermediate masters and above, particularly those interested in starting the season off on the ... go arrow

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GRP Skiers Podium at New Zealand Winter Games

5 Sep 2018 @21:43

In the first FIS races of the 2018-2019 season, Green Racing Project skiers had great results, with a handful of podiums among them. The New Zealand Winter Games occur every September, with the cross country portion at the Snow Farm in Cardrona, NZ. The GRP skiers are currently down at the Snow Farm for a training camp, and used the races to build in some nice intensity during their camp.

On Tuesday, September 4, the Games kicked off with a 5/10k individual start freestyle race. In the men's race, Ben Lustgarten had the top GRP result, taking 3rd, with Adam Martin close behind in 4th, and Akeo Maifield-Carucci in 6th. In the women's 5k, Caitlin Patterson also hit the podium in 3rd, Ida Sargent took 4th, and Corey Stock was 7th.

Wednesday brought a freestyle sprint, with small but very ...

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GRP Skiers Podium at New Zealand Winter Games

5 Sep 2018 @21:43

In the first FIS races of the 2018-2019 season, Green Racing Project skiers had great results, with a handful of podiums among them. The New Zealand Winter Games occur every September, with the cross country portion ... go arrow

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Adam Martin 2nd at 2018 Merino Muster

1 Sep 2018 @22:27

The 2018-2019 ski racing season is officially underway, at least in the Southern Hemisphere! Green Racing Project skier Adam Martin was the lone GRP representative in the 2018 edition of the Merino Muster on Saturday, September 1. The Muster is a 42k skate marathon at the Snow Farm in Cardrona, New Zealand, and is also a part of the WorldLoppet Marathon series.

Martin spent the 42k entire race with the lead pack, which included US skiers Simi Hamilton and Kyle Bratrud, as well as Japanese skier Tomoka Satou. In the final meters of the race, it came down to a sprint finish between Martin and Hamilton for the win. Martin ended up 2nd, with a time of 1:39:49 to Hamilton's 1:39:46.

The entire GRP ski team is currently at a training camp at the Snow Farm. On Tuesday, September 4, the cross ...

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Adam Martin 2nd at 2018 Merino Muster

1 Sep 2018 @22:27

The 2018-2019 ski racing season is officially underway, at least in the Southern Hemisphere! Green Racing Project skier Adam Martin was the lone GRP representative in the 2018 edition of the Merino Muster on ... go arrow

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Black River Beatdown 2018

30 Aug 2018 @10:59

This October 28, 2018, we're teaming up with Ironwood Adventure Works to bring back the Black River Beatdown, with a twist! BRB18 will include a 15k, 30k, and 45k running options. The loop course will be mostly singletrack, with some ski trail and a short section of dirt road. Make it your final on-foot adventure before winter hits. Highly encouraged? Sporting your most ridiculous Halloween costume and bringing a love of type 2 fun! Full details on Ironwood's website.

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Black River Beatdown 2018

30 Aug 2018 @10:59

This October 28, 2018, we're teaming up with Ironwood Adventure Works to bring back the Black River Beatdown, with a twist! BRB18 will include a 15k, 30k, and 45k running options. The loop course will be mostly ... go arrow

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Green Racing Project Success at Pan American Games Trials

29 Aug 2018 @7:06

Last week marked the final summer racing for our Green Racing Project rowers as they took to the waters of Lake Mercer for the fifth time this summer for a couple of them. Our athletes continued the progress that they’ve had over the course of the summer at the Pan American Games Trials Regatta last Monday to determine who will represent the United States and the Pan American Games Qualifying Regatta in Rio de Janeiro on November 29th. Last week’s racing had a different format than has been used in the past with a morning time trial leading to a straight final of four boats in the afternoon. Taking the new format in stride… or should we say stroke?… all of our five boats advanced to their respective finals with Lucas Bellows leading off the Greenies for the day by placing ...

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Green Racing Project Success at Pan American Games Trials

29 Aug 2018 @7:06

Last week marked the final summer racing for our Green Racing Project rowers as they took to the waters of Lake Mercer for the fifth time this summer for a couple of them. Our athletes continued the progress that ... go arrow

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Summer Tuesday Night Race Series Wrap-Up

28 Aug 2018 @11:03

Last Tuesday, nearly 60 racers toed the line for the final Tuesday Night Race of the summer 2018 series. The series was 13 races long and nearly every week offered racers a choice to run 5k or mountain bike 5k or 10k. Races were held primarily at the Outdoor Center, but also travelled up the road to Hosmer Point, down the road to Sterling College, and even to the next town over in Hardwick at Hazen Union School. 

At the end of the series, overall winners were awarded a pair of Julbo sunglasses. Age group winners received their choice of homemade baked goods. A big thank you to Julbo for providing glasses!

Overall 5k bike men: Orion Cenkl

Overall 5k bike women: Jennifer Schoen

Overall 10k bike men: Matt Moody

Overall 10k bike women: Megan Jolly

Overall 5k run men: Ethan Dreissigacker, but ...

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Summer Tuesday Night Race Series Wrap-Up

28 Aug 2018 @11:03

Last Tuesday, nearly 60 racers toed the line for the final Tuesday Night Race of the summer 2018 series. The series was 13 races long and nearly every week offered racers a choice to run 5k or mountain bike 5k or ... go arrow

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Podium Finishes for Craftsbury Runners Across New England

26 Aug 2018 @17:51

On Saturday, Running Director Heidi Caldwell raced at the New Hampshire 10 Miler in Auburn, NH. This race attracts a speedy crowd as it is part of the New England USATF Grand Prix Championship series. Nonetheless, Heidi placed an impressive 2nd place!

On Sunday, a small Craftsbury contingent primarily made up of GRP biathletes descended upon Mt. Mansfield for the annual Race to the Top of Vermont. In this annual suffer fest, runners and bikers alike are treated to 4.3 miles of climbing up Mt. Mansfield. 

In the men’s race, Jake Brown crossed the line first, in a blistering fast 34:34. Raleigh Goessling wasn’t far behind in 3rd. Junior Bjorn Westervelt was 13th place overall, 1st in the 15-19 age group. Ethan Dreissigacker won the Clydesdale division and was 28th overall. 

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Podium Finishes for Craftsbury Runners Across New England

26 Aug 2018 @17:51

On Saturday, Running Director Heidi Caldwell raced at the New Hampshire 10 Miler in Auburn, NH. This race attracts a speedy crowd as it is part of the New England USATF Grand Prix Championship series. Nonetheless, ... go arrow

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Results: TNR #13

22 Aug 2018 @10:56

The final Tuesday Night Race saw almost 60 racers toe the line! In the 5k bike event, Ruth Krebs won the women's race while Orion Cenkl was first for the men. In the 10k bike race, Megan Jolly was first across the line for the women and Issac Allaire was first on the men's side. Audrey Mangan was first in the women's running race and Netdahe Stoddard won the men's race.

In the race for the overall titles, Jennifer Schoen claimed the 5k Bike women's overall win and Orion Cenkl claimed the men's win. In the 10k bike race, Megan Jolly and Matthew Moody won the overall series. And last, but not least, Audrey Mangan and Ethan Dreissigacker captured the overall running event victories. Thank you to Julbo Mountain Performance Eyewear for sponsoring the event and providing sunnies for our ...

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Results: TNR #13

22 Aug 2018 @10:56

The final Tuesday Night Race saw almost 60 racers toe the line! In the 5k bike event, Ruth Krebs won the women's race while Orion Cenkl was first for the men. In the 10k bike race, Megan Jolly was first across the ... go arrow

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Senior Trials II & Canadian Henley Results: U23 Scullers Bring Home 2 Gold Medals

15 Aug 2018 @10:37

The GRP Senior Men (L. Bellows, T. Graves, N. Lado, and W. Vear) raced at USRowing Senior II/Para II Trials August 5-8 on Mercer Lake in West Windsor, New Jersey for the rights to represent Team USA at Senior Worlds in the Men's Single Sculls (M1x).

The GRP U23 athletes raced at Royal Canadian Henley Regatta August 7-12 on Martingale Pond in St. Catharine's, Ontario, Canada as the last race of their summer season with the Craftsbury Outdoor Center.Congratulations to the winners of the Men's 2x (Thomas Johnson & Jack Reid) and to the Women's 4x (Laura Hegemann, Mackenzie King, Rhiannon Mulligan, Jenny McIlvane)! Great work this summer!

Trials II Results:

L. Bellows, T. Graves, and W. Vear advanced from the Time Trial to the Heats, but were eliminated in the Repechage; while Lado placed 4th ...

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Senior Trials II & Canadian Henley Results: U23 Scullers Bring Home 2 Gold Medals

15 Aug 2018 @10:37

The GRP Senior Men (L. Bellows, T. Graves, N. Lado, and W. Vear) raced at USRowing Senior II/Para II Trials August 5-8 on Mercer Lake in West Windsor, New Jersey for the rights to represent Team USA at Senior Worlds ... go arrow

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Craftsbury Biathletes Compete at USBA Rollerski Championships

14 Aug 2018 @18:57

This past weekend the full GRP biathlon squad, some Craftsbury Juniors, and a few GRP skiers competed at the United States Biathlon Associating (USBA) Rollerski Championships.

The weekend kicked off on Saturday morning with a sprint race. In the Senior Women's event, Susan Dunklee was the top GRP finisher placing second. She was joined on the podium by Kelsey Dickinson in third. Emily Dreissigacker placed 5th with only one standing miss. She was followed by Clare Egan in 7th, Hallie Grossman in 9th, and Kaitlynn Miller in 10th. In the Senior Men's race, Jake Brown finished 8th with Raleigh Goessling close behind in 9th. Akeo Maifield-Carucci placed 11th and Alex Howe finished 14th, despite two broken rollerskis. In the Junior Women's category, Marika Massey-Bierman placed second. Also ...

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Craftsbury Biathletes Compete at USBA Rollerski Championships

14 Aug 2018 @18:57

This past weekend the full GRP biathlon squad, some Craftsbury Juniors, and a few GRP skiers competed at the United States Biathlon Associating (USBA) Rollerski Championships.The weekend kicked off on Saturday ... go arrow

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App Gap Challenge

14 Aug 2018 @6:21

Last Saturday, dozens of racers hit the pavement near Waitsfield, VT to power up the App Gap in the annual App Gap Challenge. The race was skiathlon style, with a ski exchange from classic to skate in the middle. Women raced 5k while men raced 7.25k. We had a strong and fast Craftsbury contingent, with GRP’ers and junior skiers putting themselves to the test. 

In the men’s race, Adam Martin was 2nd overall, followed by Finn Sweet in 7th (3rd junion). Trey Jones was 9th, Griffin Wright was 13th, and Orion Cenkl was 60th

On the women’s side, Caitlin Patterson took the win and set a new course record. She was followed closely by Ida Sargent. The junior women’s podium was made up of Craftsbury affiliated girls, with Rena Schwartz as the 1st junior woman (7th overall), Alex ...

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App Gap Challenge

14 Aug 2018 @6:21

Last Saturday, dozens of racers hit the pavement near Waitsfield, VT to power up the App Gap in the annual App Gap Challenge. The race was skiathlon style, with a ski exchange from classic to skate in the middle. ... go arrow

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Results: TNR #11

7 Aug 2018 @19:01

This week's Tuesday Night Race took place at Sterling College. Thanks to Adrian Owens and the folks at Sterling for hosting! This week was a run-only event with thirty-three racers toeing the line. Audrey Mangan won the women's race while Ethan Dreissigacker crossed the line first for the men. Next week's race will be back at the Center!

Results

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Results: TNR #11

7 Aug 2018 @19:01

This week's Tuesday Night Race took place at Sterling College. Thanks to Adrian Owens and the folks at Sterling for hosting! This week was a run-only event with thirty-three racers toeing the line. Audrey Mangan won ... go arrow

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New COC swim programs

1 Aug 2018 @13:23

We are excited to announce a Masters Swim Practice this August, Wednesdays, 6:30-7:15pm as well as Beginner's Kids' Swim Lessons on Mondays and Wednesdays.

Masters' dates:
August 8 - Basic Freestyle technique and Open Water swim safety
August 15 - Managing heart rate, active recovery, backstroke skills
August 22 - Body Alignment, kicking and gliding for efficiency
August 29 - Alternative Swim Strokes

Masters Swim Practice is available to Adult intermediate to advanced swimmers, age 18 and up. Like all our Fitness classes, practice will cost members $5, non-members $10, or use punch card - all payable at the start of practice.
 
The structure of the practice is as follows:
10 minute dock talk/swim lesson and demo by coaches.
10 minute drills practice
20 minute swim practice/free swim within the ...

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New COC swim programs

1 Aug 2018 @13:23

We are excited to announce a Masters Swim Practice this August, Wednesdays, 6:30-7:15pm as well as Beginner's Kids' Swim Lessons on Mondays and Wednesdays.Masters' dates:August 8 - Basic Freestyle technique and Open ... go arrow

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Russell Spring: 1926-2018

1 Aug 2018 @11:49

The Center's founder, Russell M Spring, passed Monday night. He was 92.

Russell joins his wife Janet, who had pre-deceased him by a year and a half. Russell and Janet founded the Center in 1976, after purchasing the Cutler Academy campus, a former boys' school. They cut a Nordic trail network on the land, hosted sculling camps, and added running camps a short time later. Russell and Janet, and the whole Spring family, grew the Center for the next 30+ years, before selling to Dick and Judy who reformed the organization into the non-profit it is today.

We will share the obituary as soon as available, however, we wanted to share the news of his passing. Russell's curiosity, openness to new ideas and embrace of an engaged life lived outdoors formed the much of the bedrock that the current ...

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Russell Spring: 1926-2018

1 Aug 2018 @11:49

The Center's founder, Russell M Spring, passed Monday night. He was 92. Russell joins his wife Janet, who had pre-deceased him by a year and a half. Russell and Janet founded the Center in 1976, after purchasing the ... go arrow

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Results: TNR #10

31 Jul 2018 @18:13

We were back at the Center today, with some ripping fast times with runners on the yellow course and bikers on the blue course.

In the 5k bike event, Clare Wilson was the first female finisher while Orion Cenkl again topped the men's field. In the 10k bike race, Jack Young won for the men while Annie Rowell was the first woman across the line. Birthday girl Audrey Mangan won the women's running race and Ollie Burruss barely held off Adam Martin for the men's win.

Next week's race will be at Sterling College. Registration will be on the Common in front of the Common House. See you there!

Results:

5k Bike | 10k Bike | Run | Season Standings

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Results: TNR #10

31 Jul 2018 @18:13

We were back at the Center today, with some ripping fast times with runners on the yellow course and bikers on the blue course.In the 5k bike event, Clare Wilson was the first female finisher while Orion Cenkl again ... go arrow

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U23 Worlds Results: Davison races to historic 4th, Dwinell & Bilchik 5th in C Final

30 Jul 2018 @21:49

GRP U23 athletes wrapped up racing yesterday at the Under 23 World Rowing Championships in Poznan, Poland which ran from July 25 - 29, 2018.

Ben Davison had an impressive five days of racing as the USA’s U23 Men’s Single Sculler (BM1x). When all was said and done, he came away with a 4th place finish (06:55.250) in the A Final. Canada (6:48.70); Germany (6:48.700); and Bulgaria (6:51.420) took gold, silver, bronze, respectively. Ireland (6:59.570) and Brazil (7:06.45) took 5th and 6th place respectively. Although it was tough coming short of the podium, Ben’s performance was a historic best in this event; and, we are so proud of him for quietly and humbly showing his devotion to this sport though his racing and his actions off the water. This year marks Ben's 4th year with the ...

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U23 Worlds Results: Davison races to historic 4th, Dwinell & Bilchik 5th in C Final

30 Jul 2018 @21:49

GRP U23 athletes wrapped up racing yesterday at the Under 23 World Rowing Championships in Poznan, Poland which ran from July 25 - 29, 2018. Ben Davison had an impressive five days of racing as the USA’s U23 ... go arrow

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New Singletrack

17 Jul 2018 @18:54

Among a flurry of projects around the Center, including some logging work, we are excited to open several additions to our singletrack. These are primarily reroutes and new connectors. Check out the current map and enjoy!

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New Singletrack

17 Jul 2018 @18:54

Among a flurry of projects around the Center, including some logging work, we are excited to open several additions to our singletrack. These are primarily reroutes and new connectors. Check out the current map and ... go arrow

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USRowing Club Nationals Results: Horpel snags silver and bronze

16 Jul 2018 @13:53

GRP Senior Team scullers, Alex Spaulding and Frank Horpel competed this weekend in USRowing’s Club National Championships (Cooper River, Camden, NJ). Horpel and the composite crews he was a part of for the regatta - OKC and ARION (Oklahoma City High Performance Training Center and Advanced Rowing Initiative of the Northeast) - snagged a silver and bronze medal from the Men’s Elite 2x and Men’s Elite 4x, respectively. 

Spaulding placed 6th in Saturday’s 1900-meter time trial (7:37.118) and 4th (7:59.732) in her semifinal later that afternoon. Alex needed to place 3rd in order to advance to the finals. GRP U23 alumna Mickey Fili threw down the fasted time in the semi (7:48.256), and went on to win the event on Sunday (7:37.260). Always great to hear of success from our alums!

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USRowing Club Nationals Results: Horpel snags silver and bronze

16 Jul 2018 @13:53

GRP Senior Team scullers, Alex Spaulding and Frank Horpel competed this weekend in USRowing’s Club National Championships (Cooper River, Camden, NJ). Horpel and the composite crews he was a part of for the regatta ... go arrow

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World Cup III Results: Davison & Graves first in B Final

16 Jul 2018 @7:56

Congratulations the GRP / USA Men’s 2x:  Ben Davison and John Graves who capped off their weekend of racing at World Cup III with a solid first place finish in the B Final in a time of (6:21.48). 

 In the A final, Poland took gold (6:18.86) ; Germany silver (6:19.80); and Switzerland bronze (6:20.165). New Zealand (6:20.82), France (6:21.00), and The Netherlands (6:26.59) rounded out the 4th, 5th, and 6th finishers respectively

Weekend started off strong with a third place finish in their heat and the 4th best time of the day between both heats. 

In Heat 1 POL went (6:18.96). Heat 2 was the most competitive with NZL at (6:15.38); FRA (6:17.97); and our GRP men representing the USA (6:20.770). 

Third place was enough to both bypass them from the reps and advance them to the ...

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World Cup III Results: Davison & Graves first in B Final

16 Jul 2018 @7:56

Congratulations the GRP / USA Men’s 2x:  Ben Davison and John Graves who capped off their weekend of racing at World Cup III with a solid first place finish in the B Final in a time of (6:21.48).  In the A ... go arrow

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Results: GRP U23 & Senior Trials 1, Davison/Graves + Dwinell/Bilchik to race at World Championships

14 Jul 2018 @4:27

Hot on the heels of the 4th, 18 Green Racing Project rowers competed to represent the US at U23 Worlds and on the FISA World Cup/Senior World Championships later this season. Three GRP boats took the win and will represent the US internationally:  US M2x Ben Davison and John Graves, U23 US M2x Evan Dwinell and Josh Bilchik, and U23 M1x Ben Davison (doubling up with his Open M2x appearance). 

The winner of US Trials 1 earns the right to represent the United States at either U23 or Senior World Championships (or - SPOILER ALERT - in the case of Ben Davison, both). U23 World Championships run July 25 - 29 in Poznan, Poland. Senior World Championships run September 9 - 16 in Plovdiv, Bulgaria.

12 GRP U23 athletes raced across eight U23 events, four GRP Senior team athletes fielded two ...

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Results: GRP U23 & Senior Trials 1, Davison/Graves + Dwinell/Bilchik to race at World Championships

14 Jul 2018 @4:27

Hot on the heels of the 4th, 18 Green Racing Project rowers competed to represent the US at U23 Worlds and on the FISA World Cup/Senior World Championships later this season. Three GRP boats took the win and will ... go arrow

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2018 U23 Rowers

1 Jul 2018 @15:05

As U23 Trials in Princeton, NJ approach, we would like to introduce this year’s batch of U23 rowers to the Craftsbury community. Consisting of ten new faces plus our resident U23 athlete, these rowers have joined us at the Outdoor Center from all over the country. For those unfamiliar with the Center’s support of aspiring professional rowers and skiers, each summer, the Center accepts athletes from across the country to come live and train at the Center. These U23 athletes train alongside our year-round, post-collegiate athletes who train towards the Olympics in rowing, skiing, and biathlon. They help work on the various aspects of Center’s mission of lifelong sports and sustainability while they train over the summer. The U23 rowers that join us have the goal of winning U23 ...

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2018 U23 Rowers

1 Jul 2018 @15:05

As U23 Trials in Princeton, NJ approach, we would like to introduce this year’s batch of U23 rowers to the Craftsbury community. Consisting of ten new faces plus our resident U23 athlete, these rowers have joined ... go arrow

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New Running Programming!

21 Jun 2018 @8:43

Craftsbury Running is excited to found two new weekly group running sessions for the greater community. We're welcoming runners of all levels and experience to connect with fellow runners in the area and gain running-specific knowledge and skills. 

Wellness Running/Walking Group

Mondays, 6:00pm beginning June 4th - meet at the Activity Center Main Lodge

Feeling stressed or burnt out? Looking for a fresh approach to physical activity? 

The aim of this group is to provide a supportive environment to help you establish a positive running and/or walking mindfulness practice in your daily life. Our running and walking will be complemented by mindfulness exercises focused on centering, reducing stress, and increasing body awareness. Each session will offer both a running and walking route ...

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New Running Programming!

21 Jun 2018 @8:43

Craftsbury Running is excited to found two new weekly group running sessions for the greater community. We're welcoming runners of all levels and experience to connect with fellow runners in the area and gain ... go arrow

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Craftsbury runs Mt Washington

19 Jun 2018 @11:10

This past weekend's Northeast Delta Dental Mt. Washington Road Race featured several familiar faces on the podium:  both second place finishers were Craftsbury running coaches!

Craftsbury Running Director Heidi Caldwell took second place, at 1:14:43. Coach Eric Blake's second place on the men's side came in 1:01:53. And Mt Washington regular Keith Woodward continued the theme, crossing the line in 1:33:04, for second in his age group.

Find results for men and women, with lots of photos.

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Craftsbury runs Mt Washington

19 Jun 2018 @11:10

This past weekend's Northeast Delta Dental Mt. Washington Road Race featured several familiar faces on the podium:  both second place finishers were Craftsbury running coaches!Craftsbury Running Director Heidi ... go arrow

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Singletrack closures

15 Jun 2018 @20:38

Those in tune with our conditions board have noticed that we're in the process of cleaning up after an early May storm as well as part of our ongoing forestry management plan. The conditions report remains your best bet, but here's a map for those oriented that way to illustrate where cutting is going on presently. Stay out of closed areas! We don't want anyone hurt!

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Singletrack closures

15 Jun 2018 @20:38

Those in tune with our conditions board have noticed that we're in the process of cleaning up after an early May storm as well as part of our ongoing forestry management plan. The conditions report remains your best ... go arrow

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2018 Sculling Interns

14 Jun 2018 @14:15

Sculling camps have now been underway for just over a month, and those of you who have already attended camps (or CommRow) have no doubt been assisted by our fantastic interns. Each year, high school and collegiate rowers from around the country apply for our student internship program, and while it was difficult to select only 16 from an excellent pool of applicants, we're thrilled to announce our 2018 interns: 

Returning Interns

Max Borrmann, May 29 - June 15

Max Borrmann is a rising junior at Middlebury College in Middlebury, Vermont. Max is originally from Northeast Ohio, not too far from Cleveland. Max started sweep rowing as a novice during the fall of his first year at Middlebury. He began learning how to scull as an intern at Craftsbury last summer. In addition to rowing, Max ...

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2018 Sculling Interns

14 Jun 2018 @14:15

Sculling camps have now been underway for just over a month, and those of you who have already attended camps (or CommRow) have no doubt been assisted by our fantastic interns. Each year, high school and collegiate ... go arrow

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New Community Dock

14 Jun 2018 @13:23

The COC has recently opened a new public access dock, located not far from the town's public boat access, only a short walk from the Center's waterfront. The dock is located off the dirt road that runs parallel to Lost Nation Road, along the lake, not far from here. ​See map. Parking is available in the field across the road.​ 

Community members are encouraged to enjoy the new dock: it's open to the general public for all users to share. With this beautiful weather, come check it out! You will know you are at the right spot when you see a sign that says "Public access dock, use at your own risk."

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New Community Dock

14 Jun 2018 @13:23

The COC has recently opened a new public access dock, located not far from the town's public boat access, only a short walk from the Center's waterfront. The dock is located off the dirt road that runs parallel to ... go arrow

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Moose in VT

11 Jun 2018 @11:50

Join us Thursday, June 28th at 7:00pm at the Craftsbury Outdoor Center for a presentation on moose in Vermont. Vermont Fish & Wildlife Moose project leader Cedric Alexander will be presenting on the history and current status of Vermont’s moose, including the latest results from Vermont Fish & Wildlife’s collared moose study. This free event is hosted by the New England chapter of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers.

As a bonus, prospective and current BHA members are invited to come by from 5:30-6:30pm for a chance to learn about the sport of Biathlon, including shooting a biathlon rifle on the Outdoor Center’s Biathlon range. The range is located off the lower field below the parking lot at 500 Lost Nation Rd. Find directions here.

Need more info? Drop Ethan a line.

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Moose in VT

11 Jun 2018 @11:50

Join us Thursday, June 28th at 7:00pm at the Craftsbury Outdoor Center for a presentation on moose in Vermont. Vermont Fish & Wildlife Moose project leader Cedric Alexander will be presenting on the history and ... go arrow

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Hill Half Marathon Results

9 Jun 2018 @15:47

Wow! Thanks for such a fun day out in the NEK! It almost feels beside the point after a gorgeous day running with friends, but here are results.

Watch our Facebook page
for pictures from John Lazenby who shot this race.

Big thanks to our partners:
Craftsbury General Store
Hill Farmstead

While we don't have the exact number yet, thanks to your participation, and their support, we're going to be able to donate over $1000 to
Green Mountain Farm to School! WooHooo!

Watch your inboxes for a survey from us as we try to learn what worked, what didn't and what else you'd like to see.

Of course, we have other running activities upcoming this summer! Tuesday Night Trail Races, Track Workouts, a Wellness Running/Walking Group, and our Running camps (plus some more fun running events like the HH!) Find ...

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Hill Half Marathon Results

9 Jun 2018 @15:47

Wow! Thanks for such a fun day out in the NEK! It almost feels beside the point after a gorgeous day running with friends, but here are results.Watch our Facebook page for pictures from John Lazenby who shot this ... go arrow

2018 WoodTurtle Talk

Wood Turtle Talk: June 13

2 Jun 2018 @10:17

Free talk on Wednesday, June 13 at 7:30pm in the Activity Center on wood turtles. Wood Turtles are a rare and secretive species that inhabits rivers and streams in the Northeast Kingdom, but due to threats caused by human activity, the future of Wood Turtles is in jeopardy. Thankfully, it is not too late to save these animals. Join Kiley Briggs, Turtle Conservation Coordinator with The Orianne Society, as he talks about Wood Turtles, their biology, habitats, threats to their survival, and a new research and conservation program aimed at preserving the Wood Turtle populations in the Northeast Kingdom.

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2018 WoodTurtle Talk

Wood Turtle Talk: June 13

2 Jun 2018 @10:17

Free talk on Wednesday, June 13 at 7:30pm in the Activity Center on wood turtles. Wood Turtles are a rare and secretive species that inhabits rivers and streams in the Northeast Kingdom, but due to threats caused ... go arrow

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New Women's MTB Clinics

1 Jun 2018 @9:48

New for Summer 2018, we're offering a series of free introductory/beginner mountain bike clinics & group rides for women. Clinics will focus on learning and honing mountain bike skills in a safe, supportive environment on the single track trails at the Outdoor Center.

Clinic Dates:

Wednesday, June 6th from 5:30 - 7:00pm

Thursday, July 19th from 5:30 - 7:00pm

August session: TBD

Don't have a mountain bike? No problem! We'll have them available to rent at a reduced rate for the duration of the clinic. All bike rentals include helmets.

Read more here for registration and clinic details. Each session will be capped at 20 participants, so hurry to reserve your spot!

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New Women's MTB Clinics

1 Jun 2018 @9:48

New for Summer 2018, we're offering a series of free introductory/beginner mountain bike clinics & group rides for women. Clinics will focus on learning and honing mountain bike skills in a safe, supportive ... go arrow

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Results: TNR #1

29 May 2018 @20:31

The first Tuesday Night Race of the summer got underway this evening with 37 racers toeing the line at Hosmer Point.

Nils Koons was the first finisher in the 5k running race, besting 2nd place by nearly a minute, while Anna Schulz was the first woman. In the 5k bike race, Orion Cenkl was the overall winner and Annie Rowell was the first female finisher. The 10k bike field was only men, and Ben Lustgarten took the win. See full results here

Thanks to everyone who came out to kick off this summer long series! Stay tuned to the website for details about next week's race and see general race info. Remember, you can pre-register over here and be entered to win a giant cookie! 

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Results: TNR #1

29 May 2018 @20:31

The first Tuesday Night Race of the summer got underway this evening with 37 racers toeing the line at Hosmer Point.Nils Koons was the first finisher in the 5k running race, besting 2nd place by nearly a minute, ... go arrow

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Member enews #161!

25 May 2018 @10:40

Member enews, hot off the presses! Find it here
 
And be sure to sign up to get the enews delivered to your inbox via this handy form.
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Member enews #161!

25 May 2018 @10:40

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Tuesday Night Race Series Starts next Tuesday at Hosmer Point

23 May 2018 @17:42

It’s that time of year again! The weekly Tuesday Night Race series kicks off next week (May 29th) at Hosmer Point. Race registration, bib pick-up, and race start/finish will be down by the waterfront. Bikers start at 5:45 and runners at 6:00pm. 

As usual, the series will offer a 5k run and a 5 or 10k bike for only $5/race or $30 for the entire series - annual members and houseguests race for free! We will once again be offering online preregistration through Webscorer as well as day-of registration which opens at 5:15pm. Registration closes at 5:40pm for bikers and 5:50 for runners. Pre-registrants will be entered to win a cookie prize every week! And if you think you’ll do more than one race, we encourage you to register for the whole series as it makes the whole process easier.

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Tuesday Night Race Series Starts next Tuesday at Hosmer Point

23 May 2018 @17:42

It’s that time of year again! The weekly Tuesday Night Race series kicks off next week (May 29th) at Hosmer Point. Race registration, bib pick-up, and race start/finish will be down by the waterfront. Bikers ... go arrow

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GRP Scullers race in doubles at NSR II/SSO II

23 May 2018 @10:24

After 2 weeks of preparation, which immediately followed the end of their season-opening NSR I race in singles, GRP scullers made their 2018 debut in doubles at National Selection Regatta II (NSR II) and Spring Speed Order II (SSO II). Openweight GRP athletes teamed up in doubles. Lucas Bellows/Frank Horpel, Mickey Fili (former GRP U23, and current Potomac Boat Club athlete)/Jen Forbes, and Wes Vear/Nathan Lado, raced SSO II May 17-20, vying for a top placement in a fast field of US Scullers. Having an A final finish with a high percentage of gold standard speed in this regatta could give GRP athletes the opportunity to attend a quad selection/identification camp. Forbes and Fili participated in a 2xs matrix immediately following NSR I, out of DC-based Potomac Boat Club. They formed a ...

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GRP Scullers race in doubles at NSR II/SSO II

23 May 2018 @10:24

After 2 weeks of preparation, which immediately followed the end of their season-opening NSR I race in singles, GRP scullers made their 2018 debut in doubles at National Selection Regatta II (NSR II) and Spring ... go arrow

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Hill Farmstead Half Marathon - June 9

21 May 2018 @11:48

Craftsbury Outdoor Center presents the "Hill Farmstead Half" - a point to point trail and dirt road half marathon from the Craftsbury Outdoor Center to Hill Farmstead Brewery. Race entries raise money for Green Mountain Farm to School's mission to strengthen local food systems in the NEK by promoting positive economic and educational relationships among schools, farms, and communities. 

Set off with your fellow runners at 9:30, Saturday, June 9 and head into the rolling singletrack and ski trails of the Craftsbury Outdoor Center, accessing the scenic dirt roads of Craftsbury, including a class IV section of road as you climb to Greensboro and Hill Farmstead. You'll pass thru the fields and forests of Vermont's working landscape, thru sugarbush, dairies, woodlots and more en route to ...

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Hill Farmstead Half Marathon - June 9

21 May 2018 @11:48

Craftsbury Outdoor Center presents the "Hill Farmstead Half" - a point to point trail and dirt road half marathon from the Craftsbury Outdoor Center to Hill Farmstead Brewery. Race entries raise money for Green ... go arrow

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Two Athletes to Join Summer Collegiate Ski Program at Craftsbury

20 May 2018 @14:26

The Outdoor Center is excited to welcome two athletes to our collegiate training program for the summer of 2018: Evelina Sutro from University of Vermont (UVM), and Johanna Taliharm from Montana State University (MSU). Summer collegiate athletes spend several months in Craftsbury training with the Green Racing Project ski and biathlon teams and working at the Outdoor Center, and then continue on with their collegiate teams for the fall and winter season. 
Evelina is originally from Carbondale, Colorado, but as a dual Swedish-American citizen, she lived in Mora, Sweden and raced for IFK Mora SK throughout high school. She recently finished her freshman year at UVM, where she is majoring in Health Science. During her first collegiate season, she had several EISA Carnival podiums and ...

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Two Athletes to Join Summer Collegiate Ski Program at Craftsbury

20 May 2018 @14:26

The Outdoor Center is excited to welcome two athletes to our collegiate training program for the summer of 2018: Evelina Sutro from University of Vermont (UVM), and Johanna Taliharm from Montana State University ... go arrow

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New camp: Trail Running

10 May 2018 @12:01

September 2-8, 2018/ 7 Days - $1,135 

Keep summer rolling into September at trail running camp! This 7-day camp will focus on getting athletes into the rugged Green Mountains and winding singletrack of Northern Vermont. Prepping for your next ultra race? Want to take your first steps into the mountains? Athletes at all levels of experience are welcome.

The week will include instruction in trail-specific workouts and presentations on hydration, fueling, prep and recovery for ultras and trail runs. Athletes will enjoy coaching from experienced trail runners and days filled with adventure runs, muddy legs, and locally sourced meals, with some well deserved R&R in between. Come traverse Vermont's highest peak and explore the untamed trails of the Northeast Kingdom. Register here, and find ...

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New camp: Trail Running

10 May 2018 @12:01

September 2-8, 2018/ 7 Days - $1,135 Keep summer rolling into September at trail running camp! This 7-day camp will focus on getting athletes into the rugged Green Mountains and winding singletrack of Northern ... go arrow

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GRP Ski and Biathlon 2018-2019

3 May 2018 @17:13

The Green Racing Project ski and biathlon programs are excited to announce the addition of five new athletes for the 2018-2019 season: biathletes Jake Brown, Kelsey Dickinson, and Raleigh Goessling, and skiers Corey Stock and Akeo Mayfield-Carucci.

Jake Brown is originally from Saint Paul, Minnesota where he grew up skiing for Minnehaha High School and the Loppet Nordic Racing team. He went on to ski for both St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN, and Northern Michigan University. The highlight of his collegiate career was an All-American finish in the 10k freestyle at 2016 NCAA’s. After graduation, Brown began competing in the sport of biathlon. He raced on the 2017-2018 IBU Cup Team, and is currently a member of the USBA Senior Men’s Development Team. Jake has a BA in Biology and ...

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GRP Ski and Biathlon 2018-2019

3 May 2018 @17:13

The Green Racing Project ski and biathlon programs are excited to announce the addition of five new athletes for the 2018-2019 season: biathletes Jake Brown, Kelsey Dickinson, and Raleigh Goessling, and skiers Corey ... go arrow

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Gather your friends and save!

28 Apr 2018 @16:33

Outside of our programs, we offer our facilities to clubs, teams or other groups looking for a distraction free setting to kick off a season, put the finishing touches on race fitness, or build camaraderie. Whatever your plan, we can help with equipment, facility time, cross-training, professional services (projectors and IT needs), lodging and even coaching - whatever your group needs.

Two lodging price breaks apply to groups in this category depending on the group's mission:

15% off: this level of pricing is available to any group of 10 individuals or more who are on one bill and pay via one method of payment.

20% off: this level of pricing is available to any group of 10 or more adults who are on one bill and pay via one method of payment, AND whose non-profit mission is closely ...

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Gather your friends and save!

28 Apr 2018 @16:33

Outside of our programs, we offer our facilities to clubs, teams or other groups looking for a distraction free setting to kick off a season, put the finishing touches on race fitness, or build camaraderie. Whatever ... go arrow

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Summer Dryland 2018

28 Apr 2018 @16:09

In addition to our popular summer BKL camps and junior ski camps, we offer annual members dryland training programs for skiers ages 8 to 98! Our sessions for younger kids focus primarily on being active, having fun, and working on fundamentals. As skiers move up through our programs, they embark on more focused training, including rollerskiing, running, strength, and more. Get the full scoop (including registration costs and information) over here.

Don't forget that Craftsbury Outdoor Center Membership is a prerequisite for registering in our summer training programs!

Skiers are made in the summer; come bank your fitness for a winter of fun!

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Summer Dryland 2018

28 Apr 2018 @16:09

In addition to our popular summer BKL camps and junior ski camps, we offer annual members dryland training programs for skiers ages 8 to 98! Our sessions for younger kids focus primarily on being active, having ... go arrow

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2018 CommRow

26 Apr 2018 @15:58

Community Rowing is back (and better than ever)! CommRow will be expanding to four afternoons a week this summer, running Monday-Thursday from mid-May through the end of September. The first date for returning CommRowers will be Monday, May 14th, at 4:30 PM. First time CommRowers and beginners (one year of sculling experience or less) are welcome to attend on Wednesdays starting on Wednesday, May 30th! Check out the CommRow page for all of the updated information, including details for newcomers and returners alike. Looking forward to seeing you on Great Hosmer this summer! 

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2018 CommRow

26 Apr 2018 @15:58

Community Rowing is back (and better than ever)! CommRow will be expanding to four afternoons a week this summer, running Monday-Thursday from mid-May through the end of September. The first date for returning ... go arrow

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SBTC is now GRP U23

26 Apr 2018 @11:07

To connect our sculling programs more clearly, we have changed the name of our U23 summer developmental program from Small Boat Training Center (or SBTC) to GRP U23.

GRP U23 is designed to provide a summer training opportunity for college-aged athletes with a focus on small boat skill development, and a particular emphasis on sculling. It is one of our core beliefs that the development of small boat skills can only improve an athlete’s long-term development and ability to excel in all boat classes. The program's goal is to help athletes improve both physiologically and technically over the course of the summer, while also aiming to place athletes on the U23 World Championship Team via trials and to race successfully at Canadian Henley, to continue to identify athletes for the ...

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SBTC is now GRP U23

26 Apr 2018 @11:07

To connect our sculling programs more clearly, we have changed the name of our U23 summer developmental program from Small Boat Training Center (or SBTC) to GRP U23. GRP U23 is designed to provide a summer training ... go arrow

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2018 Mud n' Ice Quadrathlon Results

25 Apr 2018 @9:27

Results are in for the 2018 Mud n' Ice Quadrathlon! On a spectacular sunny Sunday, competitors skied, ran, paddled, and biked each leg of the course, either individually or as teams. 

The overall fastest time of the day went to Peter Gurney, racing solo as an Iron competitor. He completed all four legs in a total of 1:51:20. The second fastest time, 1:52:59, went to the NorDorks, a two-person men's team. Rounding off the top three was Alex Jinks, a solo Ironman, with a time of 1:53:00. Fourth place (and first for Ironmen 50+), with a time of 1:55:29, was Hugh Pritchard. The first place Ironwoman was Ida Sargent, with a time of 2:00:20 - good for 5th overall! Of the four and five-person mixed teams, Lost and Found took the win, with a time of 2:02:28. 

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2018 Mud n' Ice Quadrathlon Results

25 Apr 2018 @9:27

Results are in for the 2018 Mud n' Ice Quadrathlon! On a spectacular sunny Sunday, competitors skied, ran, paddled, and biked each leg of the course, either individually or as teams. The overall fastest time of the ... go arrow

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GRP Scullers race NSR I, Graves takes win

21 Apr 2018 @15:19

GRP rowers opened their summer racing season this past Tuesday with the National Selection Regatta I (NSR I) and Spring Speed Order I (SSO I). Openweight athletes Lucas Bellows, Jen Forbes, John Graves, Frank Horpel, Nathan Lado, and Wes Vear raced Tuesday through Thursday with Team USA World Cup start rights on the line. For Forbes and Horpel, this marked not only their first NSR (also Bellows' NSR debut), but also their first 2k race in singles. Jenny McIlvane, who still has U23 eligibility, raced against senior level lightweights in the SSO event, for the chance to petition to go to a World Cup this spring. Follow this link to learn more information about USRowing Senior Selection and petition procedures. 

Racing began on Tuesday morning, with a 1900 meter time trial. Top 16 time ...

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GRP Scullers race NSR I, Graves takes win

21 Apr 2018 @15:19

GRP rowers opened their summer racing season this past Tuesday with the National Selection Regatta I (NSR I) and Spring Speed Order I (SSO I). Openweight athletes Lucas Bellows, Jen Forbes, John Graves, Frank ... go arrow

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Caldwell posts impressive Boston time

19 Apr 2018 @17:57

It was a historic day at the Boston Marathon this Monday, April 16, with American Desi Linden winning the women's title, the first US woman to do so in 33 years. Among the rain-soaked finishers was another female runner, this one with Craftsbury ties: newly announced running coordinator Heidi Caldwell finished an impressive 29th in the women's field, with a time of 2:54:31. She was also the first Vermont woman across the line.

Caldwell trained for and raced Boston while working on her master's degree in counseling at UVM this spring. As a former Division I cross country and track runner at Brown University, she has a background in shorter races and is a multiple school record holder at Brown. Caldwell will start a new position this May as Running Coordinator at the COC, which will ...

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Caldwell posts impressive Boston time

19 Apr 2018 @17:57

It was a historic day at the Boston Marathon this Monday, April 16, with American Desi Linden winning the women's title, the first US woman to do so in 33 years. Among the rain-soaked finishers was another female ... go arrow

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Summer Ski Camps: Registration is LIVE

16 Apr 2018 @13:48

We're excited to offer another summer of fun for young skiers! As always, all camps require Craftsbury Outdoor Center membership as a pre-requisite. Membership, which is available at the individual or family level, provides a host of benefits, including year-round trail use and access to great opportunities like speakers, naturalist hikes, and cider pressing. (Full details)

BKL Day Camp
July 9-13, $175/kid + annual membership
As in years past, camp will run from approximately 9:00am to 3:00pm, Monday - Friday. This year we're only offering one BKL camp! We're hoping to enroll more campers than usual. The skiers will work hard and play even harder! There will be lots of fun games, a variety of ski workouts, tons of opportunities to learn or improve skills like roller skiing, shooting with ...

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Summer Ski Camps: Registration is LIVE

16 Apr 2018 @13:48

We're excited to offer another summer of fun for young skiers! As always, all camps require Craftsbury Outdoor Center membership as a pre-requisite. Membership, which is available at the individual or family level, ... go arrow

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This Weekend: 2018 Mud n' Ice Quadrathlon

12 Apr 2018 @16:20

The fabled race is back Sunday, April 22! It's Craftsbury groomer Keith Woodward's favorite race (he also doubles as course designer and chief organizer). The exact course is TBD as the day draws nigh, but the plan is that you'll start your day on our ski trails with ~9k freestyle, followed by ~5 miles of running, a ~5 mile paddle, capped with a 12mi bike on lovely Kingdom dirt roads in mud season. 10:00am start.

Map of planned routes (see pages of pdf for individual legs)
Note:  Wylie Hill (run leg) remains mostly frozen for the half mile descent (where the road is unmaintained during winter). Exercise caution when running, and DO NOT try to drive up or down it. Access transition area #2 from Rt 14.

Enter online via SkiReg, registration opens Friday, March 13.  

Race weekend, only the ...

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This Weekend: 2018 Mud n' Ice Quadrathlon

12 Apr 2018 @16:20

The fabled race is back Sunday, April 22! It's Craftsbury groomer Keith Woodward's favorite race (he also doubles as course designer and chief organizer). The exact course is TBD as the day draws nigh, but the plan ... go arrow

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Join the team

11 Apr 2018 @15:36

We're staffing several positions in advance of our summer seasons. Take advantage of our trails, fitness offerings and awesome food, all while learning from fun, hardworking people. We are a resort, so weekends and holidays are work days. Please send your resume to jobs@craftsbury.com or stop by 535 Lost Nation Rd, Craftsbury Common.

Housekeepers
Full and Part-time housekeeping positions are available for the upcoming summer season. It is preferred that applicants be at least 18 years old. Must have reliable transportation and be available on Friday, Saturday and Sundays starting soon. Experience preferred, but not necessary.

Cook
Seeking an experienced cook for 2 – 4 shifts per week. Fast paced kitchen with exceptional menu made with lots of local ingredients. Flexibility in scheduling ...

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11 Apr 2018 @15:36

We're staffing several positions in advance of our summer seasons. Take advantage of our trails, fitness offerings and awesome food, all while learning from fun, hardworking people. We are a resort, so weekends and ... go arrow

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2018 Summer Bike Club Dates

9 Apr 2018 @9:00

We are happy to announce that we will be bringing back our beloved Summer Bike Club mountain bike program, Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 5:30pm throughout the summer. This year the program will begin on June 20th and conclude August 22nd. The program, aimed at developing mountain bike skills in children aged 8 to 18, will have 50 (!) slots this year. It will again be spearheaded by Ollie Burruss, with assistance from the junior coaching staff, the Green Racing Project athletes, and more skilled riders from the area. Participants must be able to competently ride a bicycle and have interest in riding singletrack trails.

Program cost will again be $100. Rental bikes will be available to participants for $50 up front or $7 per session. Rentals will again be reserved online via our Square ...

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2018 Summer Bike Club Dates

9 Apr 2018 @9:00

We are happy to announce that we will be bringing back our beloved Summer Bike Club mountain bike program, Wednesdays from 4:00pm to 5:30pm throughout the summer. This year the program will begin on June 20th and ... go arrow

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COC Welcomes Heidi Caldwell as Running Coordinator

3 Apr 2018 @10:13

We are really excited to welcome Heidi Caldwell to the new position of Running Coordinator for the Outdoor Center. In this role, Heidi will organize and manage our Running Camps, and will also begin to develop running programming for the greater Craftsbury community. Heidi shares our enthusiasm about this expanded vision for running at the center, and brings lots of ideas, experience and energy to this opportunity!

“I’m excited to join the Craftsbury community in this new year-round position and to share the beauty of the Northeast Kingdom with more runners. I’m ready to get the running season started!” writes Caldwell.

Heidi was both a runner and Nordic skier growing up. It was in High School that she realized that running was her real passion. She went on to race cross-country ...

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COC Welcomes Heidi Caldwell as Running Coordinator

3 Apr 2018 @10:13

We are really excited to welcome Heidi Caldwell to the new position of Running Coordinator for the Outdoor Center. In this role, Heidi will organize and manage our Running Camps, and will also begin to develop ... go arrow

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GRP and Craftsbury Biathletes Finish Season at US National Biathlon Championships

2 Apr 2018 @9:26

This past weekend the GRP and Craftsbury biathlon squad wrapped up the season at US National Biathlon Championships in Soldier Hollow, Utah. 

The first race of the championship event was a sprint. In the women’s race, Susan Dunklee had a strong performance landing herself on top of the podium with two misses. In second place was Clare Egan also with two misses. Emily Dreissigacker placed 4th with one miss and Hallie Grossman finished 7th. In the men’s race, Alex Howe finished 6th with three misses and coach Ethan Dreissigacker placed 12th also with three misses. Bjorn Westervelt won the youth men’s race with two standing misses.

In the pursuit race, Susan notched another win and was once again joined on the podium by Clare in second. Emily rounded out a GRP podium sweep placing ...

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GRP and Craftsbury Biathletes Finish Season at US National Biathlon Championships

2 Apr 2018 @9:26

This past weekend the GRP and Craftsbury biathlon squad wrapped up the season at US National Biathlon Championships in Soldier Hollow, Utah. The first race of the championship event was a sprint. In the women’s ... go arrow

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GRP Closes Out Season at SuperTour Finals in Craftsbury

30 Mar 2018 @16:28

The 2017-2018 ski season officially came to an end this past week at SuperTour Finals in Craftsbury on the GRP’s home course. With World Cup athletes returning to the US for the final races, the field was stacked, and the conditions were perfect for spring skiing. GRP athletes brought home several podiums over the four races, and also had great representation with five of our biathletes and six skiers hopping in at least one race.

Friday- Classic Sprint
The first day of competition brought sunny skies, perfect tracks, and hard wax conditions. In the women’s qualifier, Ida Sargent led the GRP in 2nd, followed by Kaitlyn Miller in 8th, Liz Guiney in 9th, Caitlin Patterson in 12th, Susan Dunklee in 19th, Emily Dreissigacker in 25th, and Hallie Grossman 44th. On the men’s side, Adam ...

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GRP Closes Out Season at SuperTour Finals in Craftsbury

30 Mar 2018 @16:28

The 2017-2018 ski season officially came to an end this past week at SuperTour Finals in Craftsbury on the GRP’s home course. With World Cup athletes returning to the US for the final races, the field was stacked, ... go arrow

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Shuttles are done for the winter

29 Mar 2018 @13:54

No more shuttles to Greensboro Trails this winter, the high open fields that make the trip so appealing are also one of the first to fall victim to the high March sun.

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Shuttles are done for the winter

29 Mar 2018 @13:54

No more shuttles to Greensboro Trails this winter, the high open fields that make the trip so appealing are also one of the first to fall victim to the high March sun. go arrow

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Juniors end the season strong

28 Mar 2018 @15:31

The Center has been bustling with activities over the past week, providing racing opportunities for competitors of all ages. The SuperTour Finals (STF) were in town, which allowed CNSC juniors to toe the line with Olympians and National Champions and created incredibly competitive fields. 

The SuperTour racing kicked off last Friday with a classic sprint. In the women’s race, Phoebe Sweet was 31st (.5 seconds from qualifying for the open heats and the 4th U18) and Quincy Massey-Bierman was 68th (2nd U16). In the men’s race, Finn Sweet was 77th (also the 2nd U16). In Saturday’s mass start 15k skate race, Griffin Wright was 78th (4th U18) and Makail Tipton was 111th (5th U16). 

Sunday was relay day. The relay was mixed gender and mixed technique. Finn and Griffin raced with GRP ...

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Juniors end the season strong

28 Mar 2018 @15:31

The Center has been bustling with activities over the past week, providing racing opportunities for competitors of all ages. The SuperTour Finals (STF) were in town, which allowed CNSC juniors to toe the line with ... go arrow

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NE Club Relay Results

25 Mar 2018 @15:32

Find today's club relay results, along with all the other results from this week at Bullitt Timing.

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NE Club Relay Results

25 Mar 2018 @15:32

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Spring Fling Results

24 Mar 2018 @21:56

Find them at Bulllitt Timing Results

Thanks one and all for joining us! See everyone tomorrow!

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Spring Fling Results

24 Mar 2018 @21:56

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Four GRP Biathletes Compete at World Cup 8 in Oslo

21 Mar 2018 @17:22

Four GRP biathletes competed in the 8th World Cup of the season at the Holmenkollen ski stadium in Oslo, Norway. This will be the final World Cup of the season for US Biathlon as they have chosen to boycott World Cup Finals in Tyumen, Russia due to Russia’s lack of compliance with the World Anti-Doping Code.

In the women’s sprint, Susan Dunklee put together a strong race placing 4th and shooting clean. She was only 35 seconds back from race winner Anastasiya, Kuzmina of Slovakia. Clare Egan was the next American woman across the line in 68th with three misses. She was followed by Emily Dreissigacker in 83rd, also with three misses. On the men’s side, Alex Howe finished 89th with four misses.

In the women’s relay race, Clare, Susan, and Emily were joined by USBA teammate Joanne ...

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Four GRP Biathletes Compete at World Cup 8 in Oslo

21 Mar 2018 @17:22

Four GRP biathletes competed in the 8th World Cup of the season at the Holmenkollen ski stadium in Oslo, Norway. This will be the final World Cup of the season for US Biathlon as they have chosen to boycott World ... go arrow

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GRP Skiers Race World Cup Finals in Falun; OPA Finals in Baqueira Beret

21 Mar 2018 @8:38

The 2017-2018 World Cup season came to an end this weekend with a mini-tour in Falun, Sweden. Ida Sargent, Caitlin Patterson, and Kaitlynn Miller represented the GRP in the mini-tour. Also over the weekend, Ben Lustgarten, Adam Martin, and Liz Guiney represented the GRP at OPA Cup Finals in Baqueira Beret, Spain.

World Cup Finals
After a four month season, the World Cup wrapped up this weekend in Falun, Sweden with a three day mini-tour. The opening day was a freestyle sprint. Ida Sargent took 37th in qualification, followed by Caitlin Patterson in 64th and Kaitlynn Miller in 70th. In the following day’s 10k classic mass start, Patterson led the way in 47th, followed by Sargent in 52nd and Miller in 64th. The final day of competition was a 10k freestyle pursuit, with the start order ...

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GRP Skiers Race World Cup Finals in Falun; OPA Finals in Baqueira Beret

21 Mar 2018 @8:38

The 2017-2018 World Cup season came to an end this weekend with a mini-tour in Falun, Sweden. Ida Sargent, Caitlin Patterson, and Kaitlynn Miller represented the GRP in the mini-tour. Also over the weekend, Ben ... go arrow

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Juniors Top the Podiums at Eastern High Schools

19 Mar 2018 @13:28

The juniors had excellent performances in their last championship series of the season last weekend in Rumford, Maine: Eastern High School Championships. Eastern High School Championships (EHSC) brings together the top 24 girls and boys from each state of Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Maine, and New York for a busy event, with three races in four days. We had seven athletes representing Craftsbury and Team Vermont: Callie Young, Phoebe Sweet, Adrienne Remick, Marika Massey-Bierman, Jordi Kulis, Finn Sweet, and Griffin Wright. 

The first race was a freestyle 5k individual start, held on Friday afternoon. In the women’s race, Callie got a strong start to the series with a 2nd place, followed by Phoebe in 8th and Adrienne in 18th. Marika was close behind in 20th and Jordi was ...

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Juniors Top the Podiums at Eastern High Schools

19 Mar 2018 @13:28

The juniors had excellent performances in their last championship series of the season last weekend in Rumford, Maine: Eastern High School Championships. Eastern High School Championships (EHSC) brings together the ... go arrow

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Ski-O 2018

14 Mar 2018 @18:15

Over 60 Ski-Orienteering (Ski-O) World Cup athletes and 120 world masters took to the Craftsbury Outdoor Center trails last week for four days of racing. This was by far the most international race that the Center has hosted, and the last time the Ski-O World Cup raced in the U.S. was in 2012 in Truckee, California. With 16 countries' flags flying high above the start and finish hill all week, the ski venue was transformed into an international arena. While walking around the start area, Nordic center, and wax trailers, more foreign languages were heard than English making for a unique week for anyone skiing at the Craftsbury Outdoor Center.

Skiers started off with the sprint race on Tuesday with Andrey Lamov from Russia winning the men’s race and Tove Alexandersson from Sweden ...

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Ski-O 2018

14 Mar 2018 @18:15

Over 60 Ski-Orienteering (Ski-O) World Cup athletes and 120 world masters took to the Craftsbury Outdoor Center trails last week for four days of racing. This was by far the most international race that the Center ... go arrow

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GRP Skiers Race World Cup in Norway

14 Mar 2018 @3:54

The cross country World Cup season is nearing completion, with the penultimate World Cups last weekend in Drammen and Oslo, Norway. Three GRP skiers, Ida Sargent, Kaitlynn Miller, and Caitlin Patterson, competed in at least one race between Drammen sprints and the Holmenkollen 30/50k. Meanwhile, in La Feclaz, France, GRP skiers Adam Martin and Ben Lustgarten raced a 21k classic French Cup.

Drammen/Oslo World Cup
Every year the World Cup makes a traditional stop in Drammen, Norway for city sprints as the king of Norway looks on. On Wednesday in Drammen, Ida Sargent and Kaitlynn Miller raced the classic sprint qualifier, finishing in 47th and 53rd place. On Sunday the World Cup moved to Oslo for a 30k mass start freestyle race. Caitlin Patterson had a very solid race, finishing 28th. ...

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GRP Skiers Race World Cup in Norway

14 Mar 2018 @3:54

The cross country World Cup season is nearing completion, with the penultimate World Cups last weekend in Drammen and Oslo, Norway. Three GRP skiers, Ida Sargent, Kaitlynn Miller, and Caitlin Patterson, competed in ... go arrow

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Results: TNR #10 and Overall Winter TNR Series

13 Mar 2018 @18:59

The 2018 winter Tuesday Night Race Series wrapped up this afternoon with a 10k classic mass start race and pizza party. 

Race podiums:

Men's:

1. Reese Hanneman 34:29

2. Nils Koons 34:31

3. Ethan Dreissigacker 36:39

 

Women's:

1. Hannah Dreissigacker 40:34

2. Carrie Nourjian 44:53

3. Gina Campoli 47:22

Series Awards: (Individuals were required to complete at least four races to be considered for series-long awards. Overall winners were not considered for age group awards).

Overall Men's: Eric Remick (Ethan Dreissigacker was the overall points total winner, but as an employee was ineligible for the prize.)

Overall Women's: Carrie Nourjian 

Men U16: Leo Circosta

Men 20-29: Nils Koons

Men 30-39: Robert Linck

Men 40-49: Eric Remick

Men 50-59: Stephen Wright

Men 60-69: Brendan Buckley

Men 70-79: John ...

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Results: TNR #10 and Overall Winter TNR Series

13 Mar 2018 @18:59

The 2018 winter Tuesday Night Race Series wrapped up this afternoon with a 10k classic mass start race and pizza party. Race podiums:Men's:1. Reese Hanneman 34:292. Nils Koons 34:313. Ethan Dreissigacker ... go arrow

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Juniors Crush MNC Skiathlon

13 Mar 2018 @14:34

This Sunday brought a flurry of BKL racers to Craftsbury for the annual Mansfield Nordic Skiathlon. The Skiathlon is comprised of a classic leg followed by a skate leg for all but the youngest racers. The Skiathlon presents a new challenge to many of the youngsters: changing equipment mid race is hard!

 

Lollipop:

Jonah Wolhberg

 

Grades 1-2 Boys:

1. James Kehler 8:16

 

Grades 1-2 Girls:

3. Effie Dunn 6:57

 

Grades 3-4 Boys:

2. Charlie Isselhardt 10:23

4. Soren Stelma-Leonard 10:45

5. Thomas Kehler 11:13

7. Wesley Strong 11:21

9. Sam Dunn 12:03

10. Zeke Wohlberg 12:24

13. Max Demaine 14:49

15. Elijah Davis 16:44

 

Grades 3-4 Girls:

8. Kalliope Augsberger-Skala 15:09

 

Grades 5-6 Boys:

1. Owen Jones 11:21

2. Leo Circosta 11:29

3. Sage Grossi 11:34

5. Alan Moody 11:36

8. Charles Kehler 13:25

 

Grades 5-6 ...

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Juniors Crush MNC Skiathlon

13 Mar 2018 @14:34

This Sunday brought a flurry of BKL racers to Craftsbury for the annual Mansfield Nordic Skiathlon. The Skiathlon is comprised of a classic leg followed by a skate leg for all but the youngest racers. The Skiathlon ... go arrow

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U16 Championships at Gore Mountain

13 Mar 2018 @14:31

The annual U16 Championships took place this past weekend at Gore Mountain in North Creek, New York. We had a strong Craftsbury contingent of Sydney Kulis, Jack Young, Makail Tipton, Greyson Davis, and Aiden Casey. These youngsters helped lead Team Vermont to New England U16 victory! 

The weekend kicked off on Friday, with 5k skate races. In the girl’s race, Sydney was 71st. In the boys race, Jack led the way for Craftsbury in 12th, followed by Makail in 14th, Greyson in 18th, and Aiden in 35th. 

Saturday morning brought about more 5k races, but this time in the classic style. For the girls, Sydney was 78th. For the boys, Makail was 6th, Greyson was 8th, Jack was 12th, and Aiden was 41st. Saturday afternoon marked the inaugural ski cross event at U16’s! Jack Young was the nimblest ...

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U16 Championships at Gore Mountain

13 Mar 2018 @14:31

The annual U16 Championships took place this past weekend at Gore Mountain in North Creek, New York. We had a strong Craftsbury contingent of Sydney Kulis, Jack Young, Makail Tipton, Greyson Davis, and Aiden Casey. ... go arrow

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Juniors Wrap Up Victorious JNs

13 Mar 2018 @10:13

The 2018 Junior Nationals (JNs) took place last weekend and were quite successful for the Craftsbury junior crew. Four CNSC juniors came away with podium finishes and Team New England won the coveted Alaska Cup. JNs took place in sunny Soldier Hollow, Utah where warm temperatures merited t-shirt skiing for much of the event. The series consisted of a 5/10k classic race, 5/10/15k freestyle mass starts, freestyle sprints, and 3X3k classic relays. 

The series kicked off on March 6th with 5/10k classic individual start races. Finn Sweet got a strong start to the week, coming in 2nd in the men’s U16 5k, 15 seconds from the win. In the men’s U18 10k, Griffin Wright was 14th. In the women’s U18 5k, Callie Young was 20th and Phoebe Sweet was 27th. In the women’s U16 5k, Quincy ...

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Juniors Wrap Up Victorious JNs

13 Mar 2018 @10:13

The 2018 Junior Nationals (JNs) took place last weekend and were quite successful for the Craftsbury junior crew. Four CNSC juniors came away with podium finishes and Team New England won the coveted Alaska Cup. JNs ... go arrow

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GRP Biathletes Race World Cup in Kontiolahti

12 Mar 2018 @16:29

This past weekend four GRP biathletes competed at the 7th World Cup in Kontiolahti, Finland. 

In the women’s sprint, Clare Egan had a strong race and was the top American with a personal best finish of 13th. She had one standing miss. Susan Dunklee finished 36th with three misses and Emily Dreissigacker placed 62nd. On the men’s side, Alex finished 68th with two misses in his World Cup debut. 

In the single mixed relay, Susan was joined by USBA teammate Lowell Bailey. Susan cleaned her first of two prone stages without using any spares. The team finished 14th with one penalty lap and 14 spares. 

In the mixed relay, Clare was joined by USBA teammates Joanne Reid, Tim Burke, and Sean Doherty. Clare scrambled for the team and cleaned her prone stage without any spares. The team ...

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GRP Biathletes Race World Cup in Kontiolahti

12 Mar 2018 @16:29

This past weekend four GRP biathletes competed at the 7th World Cup in Kontiolahti, Finland. In the women’s sprint, Clare Egan had a strong race and was the top American with a personal best finish of 13th. She ... go arrow

Final TNR and Post-Series Celebration March 13th

12 Mar 2018 @16:17

The final Tuesday Night Race of the season will take place on March 13th! We're going longer distance for the finale - the race will be a classic mass start, and approximately 10k. Registration/bib pick-up runs from 3:15-3:45, with the race going off at 4:00. (Reminder that you can pre-register here.) Following the race (and once results are finalized and overall series standings updated), we're having a celebration in the Touring Center with pizza, dessert, and prizes!

Prizes will be awarded to the overall male and female series leaders, as well as age group categories after that. In order to be eligible to receive a prize, racers must have participated in a minimum of 4 races. We will use each racer's top 6 results to determine their overall points standings. Series standings up to ...

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Final TNR and Post-Series Celebration March 13th

12 Mar 2018 @16:17

The final Tuesday Night Race of the season will take place on March 13th! We're going longer distance for the finale - the race will be a classic mass start, and approximately 10k. Registration/bib pick-up runs ... go arrow

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March 25: Girls with Guns biathlon clinic

9 Mar 2018 @12:13

Are you a girl between the ages of 8 and 18 who wants to try biathlon? Join World Championship silver medalist Susan Dunklee, along with teammates Emily Dreissigacker (2018 Olympian), Hallie Grossman, and 2014 Olympian Hannah Dreissigacker for an afternoon of biathlon instruction - FREE - on Sunday, March 25 from 2-4:30pm. Registration and more details are available here.

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March 25: Girls with Guns biathlon clinic

9 Mar 2018 @12:13

Are you a girl between the ages of 8 and 18 who wants to try biathlon? Join World Championship silver medalist Susan Dunklee, along with teammates Emily Dreissigacker (2018 Olympian), Hallie Grossman, and 2014 ... go arrow

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Results: TNR #9

7 Mar 2018 @18:12

In conjunction with the World Cup and Masters Championship that are currently happening in Craftsbury, this week's Tuesday Night Race had a different flair to it: ski orienteering! Ski orienteering (or Ski-O for short) combines navigation and cross-country skiing skills. Some of the best Ski O-ers are in Craftsbury racing for the week. The race organizers kindly set up a course for our weekly TNR participants.

Please note that these results do not account for accuracy, meaning that some people may have missed controls (checkpoints), gone to controls in the wrong order, or gotten more controls than they actually needed, but all in the spirit of fun and trying something new! 

 

 

 Men's podium:

1. Nils Koons 20:01

2. Eric Hanson 21:53

3. Ethan Dreissigacker 21:54

Women's Podium: 

1. Hannah ...

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Results: TNR #9

7 Mar 2018 @18:12

In conjunction with the World Cup and Masters Championship that are currently happening in Craftsbury, this week's Tuesday Night Race had a different flair to it: ski orienteering! Ski orienteering (or Ski-O for ... go arrow

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GRP Skiers Race Lahti World Cup and Cogne OPA Cup

6 Mar 2018 @11:44

The entirety of the Green Racing Project ski team is abroad right now, competing on either the World Cup or at OPA Cups, the central European equivalent of the SuperTour circuit. Ida Sargent, Caitlin Patterson, and Kaitlynn Miller raced in Lahti, Finland in the first weekend World Cup racing after the Olympics. Ben Lustgarten, Adam Martin, and Liz Guiney were in Cogne, Italy racing OPA Cups.

Lahti World Cup
The Lahti weekend opened with a freestyle sprint. In qualifying, Sargent led the way in 21st place. Patterson was 56th and Miller 61st in the qualifier. Sargent went on to place 6th in her quarterfinal, good for 27th on the day. The following day the women raced a 10k classic individual start. Patterson had the top GRP result in 32nd, Sargent placed 40th, and Miller was 51st. The ...

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GRP Skiers Race Lahti World Cup and Cogne OPA Cup

6 Mar 2018 @11:44

The entirety of the Green Racing Project ski team is abroad right now, competing on either the World Cup or at OPA Cups, the central European equivalent of the SuperTour circuit. Ida Sargent, Caitlin Patterson, and ... go arrow