CVR Race & Event Schedule

Unless linking to race details, dates and times listed below are tentative and subject to change.
Please contact race directors for up-to-date info.

== 2015 Races & Events ==

Saturday, May 2, 10 am
Adamant 20 Miler

Adamant Music School
Barney Hall, Haggett Rd. (across from the waterfall)
Run scenic out and back course on dirt roads with ponds and hills through Calais and Woodbury or share the run with a partner in the 13 mile/7 mile 2 person relay.
Contact: Eric Ryea, or 802 223-2733.

Sunday, May 10, 10:00 am
CVR Mutt Strutt 3 Miler

Little River State Park, Waterbury
3 mile run for people with dogs on leashes to benefit the Central Vermont Humane Society. Contact: Brittany Lafirira,

Saturday, May 16, 9 am
Barre Town Spring Run 5K

Barre Town Recreation Field
5K race on the Barre Town rec path out to the Rock of Ages Visitor's Center.
Part of the CVR/ORS Race Series.
Contact: Andrea McLaughlin, or 802 476-4417.

Friday, May 29, 6 pm
Kids Track Meet, Montpelier
Montpelier High School Track
FREE. For kids pre-school through 6th grade. Registration begins at 4:45 pm. Events include softball throw and long jump (all ages), quarter mile and 100 yard dash (all ages), half mile (1st and 2nd grade) and mile (3rd through 6th grade). Contact: Tim Noonan at 802 223-6216.

Saturday, June 6, 9 am
Capital City Stampede 10K

Vermont's fastest 10km course. Certified course, part of the CVR ORS Race Series. Registration begins at 7:45 am at the Onion River Sports parking lot off Langdon Street. Contact: John Valentine, or 802 485-3777.

Sunday, June 14, 10 am
Worcester Four Mile Challenge and 2 Mile Fun Run

Race starts at Minister Brook Road, Worcester (at the intersection of West Hill, Hampshire Hill, and Minister Brook Rds.) Benefits the Worcester Historical Society. Contact: Roy Belcher,, 802 735-5110.

Sunday June 21, 8:45 am
Paul Mailman Montpelier Ten-Miler

Montpelier High School
Starts at/finishes near Montpelier High School, part of the CVR ORS Race Series. Longest continuously held road race in Central Vermont. Flat to rolling out and back; 27% paved, 73% gravel roads. Contact: Andy Shuford, (802) 272-3218,

Saturday, July 11, 9 am
Bear Swamp Run (5.7 miles)
Rumney School, Middlesex
Hilly dirt roads, scenic, part of the CVR ORS Race Series. Race day registration only (8:00-8:45 am), Rumney School, Middlesex. Contact: Tim Noonan 802 223-6216.

Sunday, July 26, 10:30 am
Barre Heritage Festival 5K Trail Race
at Barre Town Forest

Run past Barre's historic quarries on beautiful trails at The Barre Town Forest (formerly the Millstone Trails. Registration at the Barre Town Forest parking area, signage across from the Millstone Store, Church Hill Rd., Websterville at 10 am. Proceeds to benefit Spaulding H.S. Cross Country Team. Contact: Lori LaCroix, 802 249-8996 or

Thursday, August 20, 6 pm
Berlin Pond Five Miler

Berlin Town Clerk's Office
5 mile loop counterclockwise around Berlin Pond, mix of flat and hilly dirt roads, part of the CVR ORS Race Series. Race day registration only (4:45-5:45 pm), Berlin Town Clerk's office. Contact: Jeff Prescott, and Sue Emmons,

Saturday, September 5, 9:30 am / 10:30 am
Northfield Savings Bank 5K and Children's 1-Mile Race

5K course certified, part of the CVR ORS Race Series. Start and finish in front of the Northfield Savings Bank at the Green in downtown Northfield, Vermont. Contact: Northfield Savings Bank, P.O. Box 347, Northfield, VT 05663-0247, 802 485-5223.

Wednesday, September 16, 6 pm
Sodom Pond Run (4 miles)

Rolling 4 mile dirt road course around Sodom Pond in Adamant. Race day registration only (5:00-5:45 pm), across from the Adamant Co-op. Contact: Tim Noonan, 802 223-6216.

Sunday, October 4, 11 am
Leaf Peepers Half-Marathon and 5K

Run up Perry Hill, out and back on Guptil Rd, and back to town on the Waterbury Community Path. Part of the CVR ORS Race Series, USATF certified and RRCA sanctioned. Chip timing! CVR's largest event and fundraiser for the Harwood Union Boosters Club, a co-organizer. Number pickup 9-10:30 am in Waterbury village. Contact: Roger Cranse, 802 223-6997 or

November 7, 14, 21 (Saturdays), 9 am
Fallen Leaves 5K Series

Montpelier High School Track
Low-key, three-race series on a flat and fast 5K race course that begins and finishes on the Montpelier High School track, and incorporates the Montpelier bike path. Contact: Tim Noonan, 802 223-6216.

New Year's Eve, December 31, 2:00 pm
New Year's Eve 5k

Part of the CVR ORS Race Series (first race of 2016 series). Registration beginning at 12:45 pm in the basement of the Pavilion Building, corner of Governor Davis and Court Streets, just north of the State House, Montpelier.

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