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  • Graham Cook takes over head bike mechanic at True Wheels Bike Shop
  • Graham Cook takes over head bike mechanic at True Wheels Bike Shop
  • Graham Cook takes over head bike mechanic at True Wheels Bike Shop
  • Graham Cook takes over head bike mechanic at True Wheels Bike Shop
Switching Gears
July 2, 2015

Graham Cook takes over head bike mechanic at True Wheels Bike Shop

KILLINGTON — Graham has been working in bike shops since the age of 14.  A former downhill mountain bike racer, he spends most of his time freeriding locally at Killington.  Having ridden in the Killington area for the better part of the last 20 years,…

Trail of the week: The Cable Trail
Switching Gears
July 2, 2015

Trail of the week: The Cable Trail

By Anthony Accurso, Alpine Bike Works

“Trail 18,” also known as “The Cable Trail,” is a local favorite at Killington Resort. Located between the South Ridge and Stash areas, “The Cable Trail” is a short, technical line which is divided into three sections: upper, middle and lower.

Leon Gonyo long gone in Hometown Heroes Romp
Sports
July 1, 2015

Leon Gonyo long gone in Hometown Heroes Romp

Courtesy of MemorEvents

The Red Knights Firefighters Motorcycle Club and fire trucks and police cars from several Rutland County departments held a pre-race parade on “Hometown Heroes” night.

Devil’s Bowl Speedway gears up for Independence Day weekend with two fireworks events, July 3…

Sports
July 1, 2015

Rules of the Game

QUESTION:

Claire and Josh are playing in a tournament. On the 4th hole, Claire’s tee shot lands in the fairway. On approaching the ball, she discovers the ball is unplayable and lifts it under the unplayable ball rule. She then realizes the ball is in…

Sports
July 1, 2015

Ludlow man makes hole-in-one at OVGC

LUDLOW – On Thursday, June 18, Jason Koponen, of Ludlow, Vt., made a hole-in-one at Okemo Valley Golf Club.

Koponen aced the 17h hole from the white tee, using his 5-iron, for a 151-yard hole-in-one. Jack Koponen and Gary Stevens witnessed the amazing feat. Koponen’s…

  • Durgan, Proctor split modified twin bill at Devil’s Bowl Speedway
  • Durgan, Proctor split modified twin bill at Devil’s Bowl Speedway
Sports
June 26, 2015

Durgan, Proctor split modified twin bill at Devil’s Bowl Speedway

Courtesy of MemorEvents

Photo One: Bob Donahue of Jaffrey, N.H., won the New England Antique Racers Modified feature at Devil’s Bowl Speedway.

Photo Two: Bob Seward of Lee, Mass., won the New England Antique Racers Sportsman feature at Devil’s…

  • Annual Fran Renner Youth Fishing Derby a success
  • Annual Fran Renner Youth Fishing Derby a success
Sports
June 26, 2015

Annual Fran Renner Youth Fishing Derby a success

Courtesy of Paul Hatin, Mendon Fish & Game Club

Adrianna Zsido and Mick Johnston catch fish at the derby.

MENDON — The Annual Fran Renner Youth fishing Derby was held on June 3 at the Mendon Fish & Game Club in…

Sports
June 26, 2015

Vermont State Women’s Golf wins sixth New England title

The Vermont team extended its Tri-State winning streak to six consecutive years with a narrow victory at The Oaks Golf Links in Somersworth, N.H., Vermont State Women’s Golf Association announced June 19. Vermont took a commanding lead of 13.5 points after Tuesday’s alternate shot matches,…