Ward Pound Ridge Reservation History Book

There is a new book on the Ward Pound Ridge Reservation written by Beth Herr, former curator of the Trailside Museum, and Maureen Koehl, Lewisboro Town Historian. If you are interested in learning more about “The Rez” and the Trailside Museum this book is a great place to start. The book is published by Arcadia …

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Leatherman’s Loop Founder’s Newsletter – Volume 4

Leatherman’s Loop founders note Twenty seven years ago Dave Cope and I put on the first Leatherman’s Loop race.  We greeted the ninety runners who trusted that we knew what we were doing and showed up to race our course. Trail running races in those days were few and far between and necessitated long drives …

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Sarah Bishop Bushwhack 10k Open for Registration!

Trail Runners: We are pleased to announce our Sunday Runs group has organized a new trail race – The Sarah Bishop Bushwhack 10k! Registration is open now. The Sarah Bishop Bushwhack is a unique and challenging 10K trail race in Mountain Lakes Park, Northern Westchester, New York, held on Sunday, September 29, 2013, at 9:15am. Just a few miles north of the Leatherman’s Loop …

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Run The Farm 2013 Registration Open

Run The Farm 2013 trail races are open for registration. The races are set for Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Muscoot Farm on Route 100 in Katonah/Somers, NY. The main event is the 5 mile trail race. Afterwards there is a farmers market, live music, and awards. New for 2013 – We have separated the kids races. We will hold a …

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4th Annual Run The Farm – October 27th, 2013

The fourth annual Run The Farm trail races are set for Sunday, October 27, 2013 at Muscoot Farm on Route 100 in Katonah/Somers, NY. There will be two separate kids races, a 2k race for 7-12 year olds and a 1k race for 6 year olds and younger. The main event is the 5 mile trail …

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Photo Links from 2013 Loop

We had a number of photographers out on the course at various locations and also received contributions from several other photographers who also had great shots. All photographers were volunteers and photos are free for your personal use! Here is an index to the photos: Carol Gordon Photos – Pre-race, Kimberly Bridge, and finish line …

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2013 Recap

April 21st, 2013, Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, Cross River, NY, 27th Leatherman’s Loop Runners awoke to a bright sunny but chilly morning as dawn temperatures hit the freezing mark before sunlight brought some warmth to the day. And oh what a day! Since before sunrise, race organizers were busy capping the months of preparation that …

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27th Loop Tomorrow!

Leatherman’s Loop News Volume 27 Issue 3: Loop Tomorrow! “A foot-boggling array of obstacles strategically placed by nature to impede forward motion of the swift and sure-footed kind.” To All Registered Runners: The course is marked and ready to go…  We hope you are too!  The course is in great shape and ready for the …

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