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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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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Leatherman’s Loop 2013 Lottery to open January 10th, 2013

Leatherman’s Loop News: Volume 27, Issue 1 The 27th Running of the Leatherman’s Loop will be on Sunday, April 21, 2013 at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation in Cross River, NY. All runner registration will be via Loop Lottery. The Loop Lottery will open at 12:01am Thursday, January 10th, 2013 and close Monday, January 14, 2013 at midnight — 5 full days …

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Founder’s Newsletter: Reflections on the 2012 Loop

Leatherman’s Loop Founder’s Newsletter, Volume 3 The Future Looks bright I feel a need to thank each of you for your contribution to the amazing spirit that was once again present at the Loop. For a brief time, we were all Tarahumara runners enjoying the “beauty all around us.” We “ran free” and Caballo Blanco …

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Leatherman’s Loop Documentary – Trailer Online – Screening April 1st

Level 92 Films has finished their documentary of the Leatherman’s Loop. UPDATE: The first public screening will be April 1st, 2012 at 6pm at the Phelps Hospital Main Auditorium (701 North Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, NY). Check this 1 minute trailer online. It was filmed (mostly) on location at the 25th running of the Loop in May …

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Trailside Museum Lecture Series Includes Leatherman Talk

Wednesdays, October 12th through November 16th, 7:30 PM: “First Annual Trailside Fall Lecture Series” at the Trailside Nature Museum at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation. Beginning at 7:30 p.m. each evening, guest lecturers who are experts in their field will discuss various historical aspects of the reservation and how this history affects the residents of Westchester …

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Thanks to everyone – today was a great day!

Results are at the bottom of the writeup below. Leave your comments below about the Loop and the day. Tommy Nohilly won his 7th Leatherman’s Loop today in 38:40.  Ann MacDonald won her first Loop today in 48:49. Congrats to them both!  Joe Stanley and Rick Hubbell finished their 25th consecutive Loop this year. Both …

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Leatherman’s Loop News, Volume 23, Issue 1

This email went out January 7th, 2009 to runners of the 2007 & 2008 loops who gave us email addresses.  In addition, if you signed up via our website form you should have received this as well. Hello Leatherman’s Loop Runner, Get on those trails and train!  Don’t mind the snow – it’s not as …

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