Some upcoming trail races you might want to check out

Some upcoming trail races we encourage you to check out: Where the Wild Things Run 5k Trail Race (5/4) 5th year – Woodcock Nature Center, Ridgefield CT A Mild Sprain (5/18) 3rd year – Yonkers, NY Great trail race a few weeks after the Loop The Running Goddess (6/1) 5k trail race at Lasdon Park in Somers, NY – 2nd year + adding kids race! …

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28th Leatherman’s Loop in 2 Weeks!

Leatherman’s Loop News, Volume 28, Issue 1: 28th Leatherman’s Loop in 2 Weeks! To: All Who are Registered for the 2014 Leatherman’s Loop: The snow is melted… the water is cold but flowing… buds are popping… peepers are peeping… That means spring is here once again… Time for the 28th running of the Leatherman’s Loop Trail Race on April …

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The Leatherman’s Loop Exhibit: 28 Years of Mud, Sweat and Cheers

On April 12, 2014, “The Leatherman’s Loop: 28 Years of Mud, Sweat and Cheers”, a photography and art exhibit offering a retrospective look at the Leatherman Harriers’ annual cross-country foot races at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, will open with a reception at the Reservation’s WPA Gallery. The opening reception is from 1 – 4 p.m …

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Loop Carpool for 2014!

If you are registered for the Loop (April 27th, 2014), look to get into or create a loop carpool! Carpooling to the Loop is a time honored tradition and helps everyone out in many ways: Less gas burned = save money. Fewer cars on the road = eases bottlenecks coming into the park. Fewer cars in the parking lot …

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6th Annual “Help Feed The Leatherman” Food Drive

http://leathermansloop.org/2014/03/6th-annual-help-feed-the-leatherman-food-drive Don’t forget — Bring your food donations to the Loop on April 27th! Put it in your race bag or car now when you are thinking about it! The volunteer food drive “Help Feed The Leatherman” collected over 1,100 pounds of food donations for the Community Center of Northern Westchester food pantry at the Loop in …

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The Leatherman Song by Jeff Main

At the Leatherman’s Loop in 2012 Jeff Main, the Ward Pound Ridge Reservation park superintendent, wrote “The Leatherman Song” in a burst of creativity and inspiration during the Loop event and performed it for the first time at the post-Loop gathering of volunteers that afternoon. Jeff’s lead guitar was backed by John Lawrence and the …

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How to Prepare for The Leatherman’s Loop Trail Run

“As for the course, the outer limits are well within the capabilities of almost anyone curiously self-motivated – whether or not you’re just a weekend warrior or a dyed-in-the-wool mountain maniac. It’s got a mind all its own, with a foot-boggling array of barriers strategically placed so as to impede forward progress of the swift …

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2014 Loop Lottery Selection Finished

We have finished with the Loop Lottery 2014 selections. A searchable list of runners selected in the 2014 loop lottery is here: If you are on the list, congratulations! If your name is not on the list, we are very sorry but your name was not selected in the 2014 Loop Lottery. For those who did …

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