Loop Lottery 2013

We are gearing up for the Loop Lottery 2013. We ran the entries by full lottery for the 2012 Loop and it made registration much easier for everyone — runners and organizers alike. We are constantly working to put together the simplest, most straightforward sign up, lottery, and winning entrant notification possible. Everyone who is signed up with the … Read more

Run The Farm 2012 Recap Online – Plus New Sunday Runs Website!

Run The Farm was held on Sunday, October 21st, 2012 at Muscoot Farm in Katonah, NY. The event was a grand success. Check out the recap here: http://runthefarm.org/2012/10/race-day-2012-recap/ The Leatherman Harriers have had a regular Sunday morning running group going for the past 3 years. The email list has gotten on the large size so we … Read more

Sept 8th: Katonah Road & Trail 2012

Quick note on this long-running 5k in Katonah, NY. It combines the road and the trail for a unique 5k around the village of Katonah, NY. Register here: http://www.active.com/running/katonah-ny/katonah-5k-road-and-trail-race-2012 UPDATE: Results are here: http://crosssportwoman.com/2012/09/race-results-2012/

Where The Pavement Ends Trail Race Returns

Where the Pavement Ends was originally a trail & dirt road race in Bedford that ran for two years in 2007 & 2008. In 2009 it was cancelled but the organizers have rescued it and are now returning the race to a new location – the trails at Lake Windwing and Hemlock Hills in Ridgefield, CT! Details are … Read more

Links to Trail Maps for Parks and Preserves in and around Westchester County

[Redirect should take you to the most up to date version of this page here: https://leathermansloop.org/maps/park-trail-maps/]  We have collected a lot of trail maps from local parks over the years. We can never seem to find the right map when needed though so we started collecting the PDF files or JPG files of these maps and … Read more

Upcoming Winter and Spring Trail Races

We have seen an increase in runners interest in trail running and trail races. As an example, Gail’s Trail Run in Redding CT tripled in size from 2010 to 2011 and still has room to grow in 2012. Some upcoming tri-state area races include: NJ Winter Trail Series Race 3 – 5k/10k/Half Marathon (Wayne NJ) 1/21/12 NJ Winter … Read more

October Local Trail Runs

If anyone has other trail races in the NY/NJ/CT area that are not on these lists, send them (or post them in the comments below) in and we will add them here! Some upcoming trail runs in the NY/NJ/CT area: Oct 4 – Paine to Pain 1/2 Marathon Trail Race/New Rochelle NY – http://painetopain.com/ Oct … Read more

September and October Local Trail Runs

If anyone has other trail races in the NY/NJ/CT area that are not on these lists, send them (or post them in the comments below) in and we will add them here! Some upcoming trail runs in the NY/NJ/CT area: Sept 12 – Westchester Toughkids Triathalon (Ages 7-10, 11-14)/Croton-on-Hudson NY – http://www.westchestertoughman.com/Information/toughkidsrace.html Sept 13 – … Read more

Upcoming Trail Runs

Some upcoming trail runs in the NY/NJ/CT area (and the granddaddy of all trail races, the Dipsea, in Mill Valley, CA): June 14 – The Dipsea (7.4M)/Mill Valley CA – http://www.dipsea.org (oldest trail race in US & one of the Loop’s inspirations! visit site just to read entry process) June 27 – 1st Annual Trail … Read more