CVR News and Notes

CVR Birthdays this Week!

Happy Birthday to: Graham Sherriff, Reed Bingham, Manny Sainz, William Acosta, Matt Caldwell, and Asa Lloyd

Horses on last Saturday’s Winter Long Run

New Year’s Eve Race

More news on the NYE Race.  WCAX did a segment on New Year’s in Montpelier including some video of the race, here it is.

January Newsletter

This Friday, January 11 is the deadline for articles.  Please send them to Maryke Gillis.  

Save the Date-Annual Volunteer Appreciation and Awards Dinner

We will be at the Steak House in Berlin on Thursday, January 24th for the annual dinner.  5:45pm for social hour (cash bar) and dinner at 6:30pm.  Remember that CVR member volunteers eat for free!   You should have received a request to RSVP in a separate email.  RSVPs are due to Jeff Prescott by January 21.  

Go Fund Me for Local Skier

Nathan Smoller, whom some of you may know as a U-32 runner, is training out in Sun Valley, Idaho in hopes of getting on a college XC ski team.  He needs help with travel expenses to Junior National Qualifiers (Park City) and US Senior Nationals (back here in VT).  Here is more info if you can help.


Manny’s awesome map of routes for his Winter Long Run last Saturday

Ongoing Events

CVR Fun Run done for the season, will be back in May.  Location: Montpelier Rec Path behind the VT Dept. of Labor on Green Mountain Dr.

CVR Speed Workout Wednesdays at 6 pm. Meet near the MHS track on the bike path warmed up by 6.  Contact Matt Rutherford
 if you have questions and want to be added to the email list.  

Group Runs you might want to join:
Mondays at 4:15 p.m.  Usually at Berlin Town Office, sometimes in Adamant.  Contact Donna Smyers  if you want to get on the list.

Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5 a.m. Plainfield/EMES/Adamant. Contact Mark Howard.
Wednesdays at 5:30 The Runderachievers run from Good Measures Brewing in Northfield
Wednesdaysat 6:30pm at the Brunswick School (formerly the Three Stallion Inn) in Randolph, Contact Hannah Barden or 802-728-2052 to get put on the email list. 
Fridays at 6:30:  Susannah Colby hosts a trail run from her house in Randolph on the Green Mountain Stock Farms trails. FB info: 802 Trail Running

Upcoming Events

–>January 26, Winter Wild Series, Cranmore Mountain (NH), 7am
–>January 27, Winter Wild Series, Black Mountain (NH), 7am
–>January 27, Boston Prep 16 Miler and 5 Mile, Derry NH, 10am
–>February 16, Cupid 5K, Shelburne, 10am
–>March 3, Stu’s 30K Road Race, Clinton, MA, 11am
-*March 24, Kaynor’s Sap Run, 10K, Westford School, 11a

It’s a good idea to check the race information on the race website as dates and times can change. 

** Part of the CVR/ORO Race Series 2019
Feel free to email me any additional events that should be listed here.