Leatherman’s Loop Founders Newsletter, Vol. 11: The status of the Loop in covid times

    The Leatherman’s Loop has survived in spite of many challenges. Over the years the course has been devastated by a couple of microbursts, the Sandy storm, a small tornado, late Spring floods, Beaver activity and a rare plant called Rattlebox. In every case the organizers were able to work with the County of Westchester …

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Leatherman’s Loop 2021 Postponed

Loop Runners: We are sad to announce the 2021 Loop has been postponed. The spirit of the Loop invites closeness and a large communal gathering; both of these would be ill-advised this spring. We are postponing the Loop for 2021 in the hopes that — if there are absolutely no restrictions on gatherings — we can possibly hold it in …

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Loop Cancelled for 2020

Posts related to 2020 Loop cancellation: Cancellation notice March 22, 2020. Post outlining charities the loop supports. Help create a virtual Loop through prior year photos. There is a thread you follow… Post to 2020 runners. June Update: refund window has closed. Thank you for your support and the charities we collectively supported thank you …

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Leatherman’s Loop Founder’s Newsletter, Vol 10 – To Loop Runners

If all was right with the world we would be gathering in the meadow field tomorrow morning with no thoughts of social distancing. In fact we would be high-fiving and embracing each other while soaking in the uniquely beautiful energy of the Leatherman’s Loop. But all is not right. You need to know that I …

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Find yourself in a favorite photo or photos from a past Loop

Reminder – the 2020 Leatherman’s Loop is cancelled. Please visit this post for information. We would like to put together an album of Loops past with your help. Here’s how to contribute: Check in the albums below for the past years you have run in the loop. Visit those albums and try to find photos …

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The Loop and Local Charities

Below is a list of charities that the Loop has supported in the past and hopes to to support again this year using our runner’s 2020 entry fees from the cancelled Loop. The Emergency Shelter Partnership New Dawn Family Services (call 914.977.3021 or 911 in emergency. Donations are needed and welcome http://PayPal.me/NewDawnFRC, email contact newdawnFRCinfo@gmail.com) …

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2020 Leatherman’s Loop Cancelled

The COVID-19 pandemic has the potential for catastrophic effects within our communities, our country and our world. All efforts at this time are needed to help ourselves and each other get through this crisis. The Leatherman’s Loop has always been a celebratory event — but this is not a time for celebration. There will not …

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Lottery 2020 Reminder

Don’t let your chance to participate in the 34th Leatherman’s Loop fly by. The loop lottery closes at midnight on Tuesday January 14th. Check out the video and photos which capture the unique spirit of the loop. The 2017 Loop video trailer above features some highlights from Loop videos made in 2002, 2004, 2005, 2011, and 2015 (2). Thanks to Dean Leggiero, Rob Cummings, John …

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Loop Lottery 2020 Open!

Loop Lottery 2020 Open! Registration for Loop Lottery is open from January 10, 2020 at 12:00am until January 14, 2020 at 11:59pm. Check your loop lottery registration (or others in your group) here. For questions, see the Lottery FAQ here or Contact Us. If you have any problem or issue, please contact us BEFORE the Loop …

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