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New bike park opens at S6
Local News
July 25, 2018

New bike park opens at S6

POMFRET—On Saturday, July 21 the Woodstock Inn & Resort, in partnership with Sinuosity: Flowing Trails, unveiled three miles of completed mountain biking trails that are now accessible via the Suicide Six Ski Area’s quad chairlift.

The new bike park welcomes all ages and…

US open comes to Killington Aug. 1
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July 25, 2018

US open comes to Killington Aug. 1

KILLINGTON—Killington Resort today announced registration is open for the 2018 Fox US Open of Mountain Biking on Aug. 1-5 and spectators are invited to attend for free.

The Fox US Open features a Pro/Am style format and offers the most challenging and competitive…

Local News
July 25, 2018

New world record set for barbed wire crawl

By Katy Savage

PITTSFIELD—After a two-year hiatus, the Spartan Death Race returned to Pittsfield this year with one person finishing with a world record.

Eric Hutterer, 25, of Canada, won a title in the Guinness World Records after he crawled under barbed…

New fitness studio opens in Rutland
Local News
July 23, 2018

New fitness studio opens in Rutland

By Katy Savage

RUTLAND—When Kyle Finneron worked as a digital media director at the Mountain Times, he started a body transformation challenge with six people over six weeks.

The challenge, which began in 2015 in partnership with Killington Boot Camp owner Beth Roberts, helped…

Divas of Dirt return, Friday
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July 11, 2018

Divas of Dirt return, Friday

KILLINGTON— Divas of Dirt, an initiative led by pro down hill and endro racer Amy Alton and the Killington Bike Park to foster a community of passionate female mountain bikers, is returning to Killington Resort July 13 with bi-weekly Friday night rides from 4 p.m….

Sports
June 13, 2018

Are strokes between holes practice strokes?

Question:  Carol and Dale are competing against each other in a stroke play tournament. On the fourth hole, Dale has holed out with a 4 and Carol lies 5 in the bunker.  Carol is aware she has lost the hole and practices a bunker shot. …

“Pink the Rink” supports RRMC Breast Care Program
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April 26, 2018

“Pink the Rink” supports RRMC Breast Care Program

RUTLAND—On Monday, April 16, the Castleton University women’s hockey team presented the physicians and staff at Rutland Regional Medical Center’s Foley Cancer Center with a giant pink check representing proceeds raised from the 10th Anniversary Pink the Rink event to benefit the RRMC breast care…

Castleton cyclist makes national debut
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January 24, 2018

Castleton cyclist makes national debut

By Evan Johnson

Castleton University’s cycling club rode into the national collegiate cycling scene earlier this month in Reno, Nev. At the 2018 Cyclocross National Championships, the club’s president, Andrew Borden, placed tenth in the collegiate division and 21st in the Under-23 men’s division.

“That’s…