Leatherman’s Loop Donates Money to Help Restore Cemeteries

Earlier this month, the Leatherman Harriers donated some of the proceeds from the 2009 Loop to the Town Historian Offices of the Town of Bedford to assist in the restoration of historic cemeteries in Bedford.  The town has historic cemeteries throughout with new ones discovered (or rediscovered) each year. Photo of Sawyer Cummings (future Loop …

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Loop 1987 Results

Recap of first Leatherman’s Loop in 1987.  First in a series of “The Loop Results Archive” posts.  Click below for full article including images and links to higher-resolution images. Please comment below, especially with any stories or memories you have if you ran the first loop or were there to see it kicked off.  There …

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Police Officer Gary Farley Memorial Run

We received a note from Lesli Hiller, friend of the Loop and 2nd place women’s finisher in 2009.  She is race director of the Police Officer Gary Farley Memorial Run 5k in Wantagh, Long Island.  The race is October 4th, 2009.  Officer Gary Farley was the last Nassau Police Officer killed in the line of …

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Leatherman’s Loop Past Results Project

Prior to 2005 the Leatherman’s Loop results were tallied by hand by dedicated volunteers who insured the timing and finish order were recorded smoothly and quickly.  The end result of their toil was a collection of posterboards with that year’s loop results meticulously pasted in order and hand tallied to determine winners in multiple categories.  …

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