Category Archives: Races

Update on Droopy Downhill Race Monday, 9/26

DROOPY DOWNHILL UPDATE! The latest riders can register in person is 5:30pm on race day! This gives riders enough time to climb to the top of the race course to drop in. No riders will be dropping past 6pm. Please give yourself time to arrive, register and climb to the top. Mother Nature early fall sunsets have arrived. Thanks! Jamie Trayer

2015 Leaf Chase 10K is OCT 17

Saturday, October 17, 10:00 A.M. Start. Bus leaves Giorgetti at 9:40 for the drive to start in Proctor.

Pre-register for $20 here and for $25 on race day. Your fee includes a long sleeve t-shirt and a delicious soup and chili lunch at the end.

Chase those leafs ! Its the 11th running of the Leaf Chase (hence the double giraffe necks).
Chase those leafs ! Its the 11th running of the Leaf Chase (hence the double giraffe necks).

We are looking for chili and soup donations. You can drop it off at Cindi Wight’s  house in a crock pot the day ahead or bring by that morning. We also need volunteers on the course.

Thank you in advance to Pepi Guggenberger who will set up a water station, Claus Bartenstein who is the sweep for the runners and Kimberly Griffin who is the sweep for the walkers.

Run the Full Moon 5K and more

Lots of trail running race opportunities coming up this fall!

Full Moon 5K
Saturday September 26, 7:00 P.M. Start
$10 Pre-register and $15 on race day

Get Fit 5K
Join our RRMC friends for their first 5K on Saturday October 3. For more information and to register click on the following link: http://www.active.com/rutland-vt/running/distance-running-races/get-fit-rutland-5k-2015

Leaf Chase 10K on the Carriage Trail
Saturday, October 17, 10:00 A.M. Start. Bus leaves Giorgetti at 9:40 for the drive to start in Proctor.

$20 Pre-register and $25 on race day.  Your fee includes a long sleeve t-shirt and a delicious soup and chili lunch at the end.

Mountain Biking Events

Rutland Recreation holds the Droopy Pedal Race series on the 3rd Monday of the months of June, July and August. For more information please go to: https://registerb.parksreconline.com/wbwsc/rutland.wsc/wbsearch.html?wbsi=8cb32e07-8336-01a3-f613-372bf02cecc6  Enter 263052 in activity number box.

Rutland Recreation also hosts a Women’s Mountain bike clinic for the month of May on Thursday nights. Please preregister for this clinic at: https://registerb.parksreconline.com/wbwsc/rutland.wsc/wbsearch.html?wbsi=8cb32e07-8336-01a3-f613-372bf02cecc6 Enter 561041 in activity number box. For 2015 the first night will be Thursday, April 30th at 6pm.

There is a Youth Mountain bike group that starts riding June 8th on Monday and Friday nights. This is sponsored by Rutland Rec and coached by volunteers.  Ride groups are established by ability levels.  Each group goes out with two adult leaders. Please register for this event at registerb.parksreconline.com/wbwsc/rutland.wsc/wbsearch.html?wbsi=dc6cc87c-5d98-21af-f613-60a97097cb37&xxcim=0&xxmod=AR&xxrowid=0x0000000000154301&xxfrom=wb0330.html  . Enter 23001 in activity number box.

 

 

Races in the park

Rutland Rec hosts a number of events during the spring, summer and fall. To find out more information on these events in the park please visit their website at www.rutlandrec.com.

Events range from the Women’s mountain bike clinic in May, to the Youth Mountain bike group during the summer, Summer Sunset 5K race series and the Droopy Pedal Mountain bike race series. For more information on these fantastic events visit www.rutlandrec.com.