Leatherman’s Loop News (Apr 21, 2007)

Hello again from your event organizers. Preparations to accommodate you tomorrow are full tilt. We promise to do our best to keep things safe and orderly to facilitate your enjoyment. Your numbers ase staggering. Please remember to arrive early. Do not let your cars idle when you park in the field. Our hope has always … Read more

Leatherman’s Loop News (Apr 19, 2007)

Hello again from your event management team. This note will contain very important safety instructions for you. Please read it carefully. We need absolute silence during the pre-race instructions so that everyone has a chance to hear. There will be a short blessing/poem by Danny and the Leatherman himself will start you on your way. … Read more

Leatherman’s Loop News Letter Addendum 2006

Leatherman’s Loop News Letter Addendum Rumor has it that the runners from PEPSICO all sent their muddy socks from the race to corporate headquarters to be put in a display case. Why not? We also need to thank Lewisboro Chief of Police Drew Marchiano for serving as official starter for both races this year.  Drew helps out every … Read more

POST RACE NEWSLETTER – 20th Running of the Leatherman’s Loop

POST RACE NEWSLETTER • 20th Running of the Leatherman’s Loop So I am setting up for Sunday and decide to have lunch with Judy at home. She greets me at the door and walks me to the kitchen window to “meet her friend”. There he is; a perfectly healthy looking male wild turkey with a problem.  A hunter’s … Read more

19th Leatherman’s Loop Post-Race Newsletter

19th Leatherman’s Loop Post-Race Newsletter • April 2005 Congratulations and thanks to all who participated in the 19th running of the Leatherman’s Loop. You each must have brought something special to the “Rez” with you because the beautiful spirit of the event reached an all time peak. When Danny Martin was serving as a priest in … Read more

Loop 2004 Post Wrap

First, it’s nice to see comments to this page submitted by some of our runners. I had come to believe that Mitch and I were just sending “loop” updates to each other. Speaking of Mitch, he is in the process of posting the 2004 photographs. He is a very busy guy so I ask you … Read more

2004 Loop Wrapup

744 finishers enjoyed a beautiful day at the “Rez”. It was a little breezy for the spectators in the meadow but with the sun shining, the runners warmed up quickly. A little more than 38 minutes after the start, Tommy Nohilly crossed the finish line. Erica Merrill, first woman, completed the course in just over … Read more

Loop HQ Pre-Race Report 2004

Your race organizers wish to thank the hundreds of you who have pre-registered for the 18th “Loop”. We especially thank those of you who come back to our event year after year. Some of you have become trail “legends” in our eyes. Plan to be joined this year by running journalist Toby Tanser and Metro … Read more

Post Loop 2003 Buzz

A full 6 weeks post race and “Loop” headquaters is still buzzing with activity. Here’s the scoop. Dave Cope and I were recently interviewed by RUNNING TIMES mag. Look for a feature article on the “Loop” this summer. Some of you runners were also interviewed. They are trying to figure out why our event has … Read more