Loop T-Shirt History

We’ve collected a bunch of of logos and t-shirt designs from the Leatherman’s Loop.  More shirts to be added later!  Many of the t-shirts were designed and drawn by longtime loop participant and artist Tim Parshall.  Last year the shirt was designed and painted by local artist and teacher Heather Kranz. They are now in …

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2010 Doug Wood 5K XC Trail Run and Fun Run

Two of our multi-Loop runners are the race directors of this Long Island Trail Run on the North Shore a few weeks before the Leatherman’s Loop.  The run is put on by the Northport Running Club.  (http://www.nrcrun.org) The Wood Run is a spectacular way to shake off the winter fat. The race will draw both …

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Onwards!

Three months until the Leatherman’s Loop!  Keep training!  The next few days will be good muddy training for the April race thanks to the downpour we’ve experienced.  There is another event on April 25th in Pound Ridge in case you missed out on the Leatherman’s Loop registration (which is closed to new entrants). The event …

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Book Talk at Shelton Historical Society January 24th

Noted Leatherman chronicler Dan DeLuca is busy these days!  In addition to his talk January 31st at the Lewisboro Library, he will speak on January 24th at the Shelton Historical Society at 2PM at the Huntington Congregational Church in Shelton CT. For those many Loop runners on or near the Connecticut shore, this is an …

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Born To Run

“Required reading for all Loop runners!” —Tony Godino, Leatherman’s Loop 21-year Race Director One of the reasons the Leatherman’s Loop is so popular is because it is FUN!  This book is about having fun with your running.  It is also about revealing a truth about all people: that we are born to run long distances, …

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Dan DeLuca, Author of “The Old Leather Man” to Speak at Lewisboro Library Jan 31

The Lewisboro Library, located on Main Street in South Salem, will host speaker Dan DeLuca on Sunday, January 31st at 3PM. From their site: Mr. DeLuca is the author of The Old Leather Man: Historical Accounts of a Connecticut and New York Legend . Mr. DeLuca will shed light on fact versus fiction about the …

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Still Working…

We are still working through the hundreds of emails from registration day and afterwards.  If you have a specific question, please contact us (http://www.leathermansloop.org/index.php/site/comments/loop_contact_form/) and please note if you are following up a prior note you sent.  Thanks! -Mike, Tony, Rob

National Trail Running Day is August 21, 2010

National Trail Running Day is a day to promote, celebrate, and experience the sport of Trail Running. Trail Running is one of the fastest growing sports in the United States with runners taking to the trails of varying difficulties and distances to connect with nature and the environment, while also building strength and more technical …

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