Founder’s Newsletter: Seeing the Loop Through Tony’s Eyes

Every time I started to compose a note to send to you the words “The World is too much with us” (from the Wordsworth poem) came to mind. So I revisited the poem to try and figure out what it had to do with the Loop. Here are my thoughts. Rather than merely a challenging …

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Recap of Past Articles and Links about the Leatherman’s Loop

We love to read about your past experiences at the Leatherman’s Loop! If you have written and posted an article or a video, or a collection of photos, or a poem related to the Loop, let us know and we will link to it from here. To get you started, here are a few articles we’ve …

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New and Old Loop Articles and Posts from Runners, Writers, and Videographers

If you have run or otherwise participated in the Leatherman’s Loop in the past (or you are preparing to do it in the future) and you have written and posted an article or a video, let us know and we will link to it from here. To get you started, here are a few articles …

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Runner Reports about 2014 Loop

After each Loop in the past few years we have gathered runner stories, photo links, essays, and video into a note on the Loop website. Here are some 2014 articles: Loop Top 10 – Top 10 favorite things about the Loop from Cathi Bosco a runner in the the Bimbler’s running group. GoPro headcam video – The whole Loop …

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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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Free Film Screening on Sept 30th: “The Loop – 25 Years”

The Invitation  The Leatherman’s Loop is a unique 10k trail race that has been held for 26 years in Cross River NY at the Ward Pound Ridge Reservation. Christy and Dean Leggiero directed, filmed and produced a documentary in 2011-2012 which celebrates the first 25 years of the Loop. It will be screened at the Phelps Memorial Hospital …

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“Leatherman’s Loop – 25 Years” – First Public Screening April 1st

The first public screening of “Leatherman’s Loop – 25 Years” documentary will be Sunday, April 1st at 6pm at the Phelps Memorial Hospital (directions) main auditorium. Phelps is right on the Hudson River in Sleepy Hollow, NY. The event is free and is hosted by the Leatherman Harriers. See important information on the event capacity and …

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In The News: Training for #26 – Article and Video

The Bedford-Katonah Patch has an article about the upcoming 26th Leatherman’s Loop and some of the training runs we are doing on Sundays. Lisa Buchman came out and ran the the training run with the group this past Sunday morning, interviewed a few of the runners beforehand, wrote the article, and produced the video below. Check the …

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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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