Here’s to the Great Loop we are all on

Dear Loop Friends, A few weeks back was the 2017 Loop which many felt was one of the best for a number of reasons, including weather and numbers, but especially the almost overwhelming beauty. Of course it is beauty that we celebrate every year as the metaphor of our gathering that clearly moves us deeply and …

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2017 Recap

• April 23rd, 2017 • Ward Pound Ridge Reservation • Cross River, NY • 31st Leatherman’s Loop Full results are available here A Story Here’s a tale of one of the stranger things to happen at the Leatherman’s Loop: After the start of the 2017 race, one of our photographers, Michelle, positioned herself on the far side of Splashdown to …

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31st Loop Tomorrow!

To All Registered Runners: We are setting up at the entrance to the Rez from 10AM-12noon EARLY BIB PICKUP TODAY! (The Loop is tomorrow.) Come get your bib (and shirt if ordered) one day early between 10am and 12noon Saturday, April 22nd. For those who like the summary – ARRIVE EARLY and Pack a Change of Clothes! Here are MAPS and DIRECTIONS. And …

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Articles and Archives That Help Runners Get To Know or Remember The Loop

Many words have been written about the Loop. Hundreds of Thousands of photos have been taken of the Loop (if you are skeptical, check here!) Hundreds of hours of video has been shot at the Loop including a full length documentary in 2011. We have audio recordings, aerial footage, posters, leather projects, quilts, 3D course dioramas, …

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Leatherman’s Loop Founders Newsletter, Volume 8

Mixed bag of Loop stuff from Tony Greetings and Happy New Year to the Leatherman’s Loop family. With the lottery closed for the 31st Loop it seems like a good time for me to share some history as well as other stuff related to the event. As always, my hope is that some of you will find …

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Five Days to Go…

Leatherman’s Loop News, Volume 30, Issue 2: Five Days ’til the Loop! This year you will have the option to pick up your bib (and shirt if ordered) the day before the Loop. We will be at the WPA Gallery at the entrance to the Reservation from 10am-12noon on Saturday, April 23, 2016. If you can come …

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Two Weeks to Go!

Leatherman’s Loop News, Volume 30, Issue 1 30th Leatherman’s Loop in 2 Weeks! To: Everyone who is registered for the 2016 Leatherman’s Loop: Winter is over, spring is here… Winter is over, spring is here… Just keep saying it and maybe it will happen by this year’s Loop! Regardless of the the temperature or the weather we …

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