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June 14, 2017

Ladies golf league off to a strong start in Okemo

On June 7, Okemo Valley Golf Club Ladies’ League played their second week under beautiful blue skies with temperatures in the upper 60s. The six-team field played a “Toss It Out” format. It was a two-team race to the finish with Stryhas Builders prevailing with…

Rideout named new men’s golf coach at Green Mountain
Sports
June 7, 2017

Rideout named new men’s golf coach at Green Mountain

POULTNEY—Director of Athletics Kip Shipley announced a transition among his staff for the upcoming year as Brad Rideout has been named the new men’s golf coach taking over for the recently departed Chris Jenkins.

Jenkins left his head coaching position this past week to direct…

Vermont Bike & Brew to span three days
Explore Killington
June 7, 2017

Vermont Bike & Brew to span three days

Friday-Sunday, June 9-11—KILLINGTON—Vermont Bike & Brew, three days of organized mountain biking for all skill levels with entertainment for the whole family, will descend on Killington Resort Friday, June 9, Saturday, June 10, and Sunday, June 11.

Join MTBVT at Killington Bike Park for Vermont’s…

Mountainous courses challenge cyclists
Sports
June 1, 2017

Mountainous courses challenge cyclists

KILLINGTON— Over Memorial Day weekend, hundreds of cyclists descended on the region to compete in the annual Killington Stage Race (KSR), a three-day road bike race held May 27-29. The top men’s and women’s cyclists earned $3,000 in prizes.

The first stage of the race,…

Softball starts with shutouts, rookies, and a grand slam
Sports
May 31, 2017

Softball starts with shutouts, rookies, and a grand slam

By DJ Dave Hoffenberg

Are you ready for some softball? After a great winter it’s time for the Killington Softball League to get its game on, and it’s with snow still on the trails. There are two new teams in the league this year, and…

News Briefs
May 24, 2017

Summit Lodge golf classic to tee off, June 2

KILLINGTON—Summit Lodge Golf Classic is set to tee off Friday, June 2 in its fifth annual golf tournament, Tee Off for Autism, held at Green Mountain National Golf Course, Barrows Towne Road, Killington. Registration starts at noon, with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. $130 per…

News Briefs
May 24, 2017

Golf tourney to benefit Habitat for Humanity

RUTLAND—Habitat for Humanity of Rutland County is pleased to announce the the second annual benefit golf tournament to be held at Proctor Pittsford Country Club Friday, May 26. The tournament will benefit Habitat for Humanity and its upcoming construction project at 42 Cleveland Ave. in…

Killington Resort invites women to get dirty for a good cause
Sports
May 18, 2017

Killington Resort invites women to get dirty for a good cause

KILLINGTON—On July 8, Killington Resort invites women to participate in the Dirty Girl Mud Run, one of the world’s largest women-only mud runs to raise awareness for breast cancer. The resort officially announced the event May 9.

Susan G. Komen®, the world’s largest breast cancer…

Killington Resort to host new mountain running series
Sports
May 18, 2017

Killington Resort to host new mountain running series

Seven race events offer runners varying courses, challenges

KILLINGTON—On Aug. 19 and 20, athletes from near and far will converge on Killington Resort for the inaugural 2017 Under Armour Mountain Running Series.

Created for trail running novices and professionals alike, this trail running series provides…