Tag Archives: Vermont Adaptive

Five-week series supports athletes of all abilities
Adaptive Profiles
September 21, 2015

Five-week series supports athletes of all abilities

The Mountain Times in partnership with Vermont Adaptive and Spartan, and with the sponsorship of ten local businesses, told the story of Vermont Adaptive athletes in a five-week series reaching approximately 100,000 readers. In support of this effort, Spartan Races donated Spartan Beast and Sprint…

Volunteer profile: Amy Peacock
Adaptive Profiles
September 10, 2015

Volunteer profile: Amy Peacock

Amy Peacock, right, co-pilots with an athlete on a  dual cycle.

Amy Peacock of Mendon has been a dedicated volunteer at Vermont Adaptive for more than five years.

In 1988, Amy Peacock’s passion for the outdoors led her to move to the…

Vermont, a perfect fit for year-round recreation
Adaptive Profiles
August 27, 2015

Vermont, a perfect fit for year-round recreation

On Aug. 9, the Vermont Division for the Blind and Visually Impaired (DBVI) recently held a picnic and recreation day at Emerald Lake State Park in Dorset.

Vermont Adaptive offers summer and fall events/programs statewide

Vermont is home to some of the country’s…

Video: 2015 Long Trail Century Ride
Sports
July 3, 2015

Video: 2015 Long Trail Century Ride

The Long Trail Century Ride began five years ago to benefit Vermont Adaptive. The cycling event has grown to 500 riders with many more coming to enjoy the beer, bands and food for the after party. The organizers have added family attractions as well a…

Local News
December 18, 2014

Vermont Adaptive announces 2014 Volunteer of the Year award winners

KILLINGTON—Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports recently announced that Laura Schutz of Burlington and Frank Kelley of Chester are the 2014 recipients of the organization’s annual Jim Hutchinson Volunteer of the Year Award.

“These two volunteers exemplify what Jim Hutchinson stood for when it…

Forerunner Ski Shop donates helmets to Vermont Adaptive
Sports
October 8, 2014

Forerunner Ski Shop donates helmets to Vermont Adaptive

KILLINGTON — Hope Davis from Forerunner Ski Shop presents Vermont Adaptive Senior Program Coordinator Tom Alcorn five new OSEBE Helmets for program use at Pico Mountain. The Forerunner Ski Shop for many years has supported the organization by tuning skis and assisting in repair of the…