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|COURSE:||The certified course (VT09006RF) begins and ends near
the house where Clarence H. Demar (7 time Boston Marathon Winner) once
lived, is out and back on the west shore of South Hero and Grand Isle;
a land of farms, apple orchards and summer cottages. The terrain
is flat to rolling and about half dirt road (hard packed and well maintained).
The island is sparsely populated; traffic will be minimal; expect the possibility
of wind due to the race's close proximity to the lake. You will explore
the New England of long ago.
Participants should expect to finish in less than six
|AID STATIONS:||10 aid stations at miles 2, 4, 6.5, 9.5,12,14,16.7
19.7,22 & 24 (2-3 porta-potties on course). Additional assistance
will be available to runners in the form of Rescue Squad and pick-up vehicles.
|REGISTRATION/||Pre-registration only, registration form here or register online (online registration closes Oct 6). There
is no race-day registration or Friday registration. Please plan ahead to insure your entry is received by us by Friday 10/8. (guaranteed overnight mail is acceptable)
T-shirts with race logo to all participants who register by October 1st.
Note that the minimum age for participation in the marathon is 16.
Cost is $25 before October 1st and $30 after.
Thursday 12-7pm at SkiRack
Friday 10-7pm at SkiRack
Saturday 10-2pm at SkiRack & 4-7pm at Folsom School
Sunday 7-8am at Folsom School
SKIRACK (located at 85 Main Street, in Burlington, VT) will be offering a 20% discount on all running gear to anyone who presents a GMM race Bib October 14th-October 16th.
|DIRECTIONS:||South Hero, Vermont is approximately 20 miles
from Burlington (nearest major airport). From Burlington, take I-89
north to the Milton/Lake Champlain Islands Exit 17 (Route 2); take Route
2 north and west to South Hero; South Street is a left turn in the center
of South Hero village at the 4 corners. Folsom School is 1 mile down
South Street on the left.
From New York, take exit 39 off Interstate 87 (Plattsburg) and take route 314 to the ferry across the lake; After the ferry turn right; at route 2 turn right and head towards South Hero Village.
Burlington, Vermont is located 100 miles from Montreal,
200 miles from Boston and 300 miles from New York City, and is easily accessible
via interstate highways and Burlington International Airport (which is
served by many airlines including JetBlue)
|RESULTS:||Awards presentation promptly at 1:00 p.m.
|AWARDS:||Top 3 Men overall and Top Master (40+)
Top 3 Women overall and Top Master (40+)
Top three in each age group (29 and under, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+).
Medals to all marathon finishers.
|SPAGHETTI DINNER:||Spaghetti Dinner
5-7 pm Saturday, October 16th
Adults $8.00 Children under 10 $5.00
Folsom School South Street
South Hero, VT
Proceeds to benefit 7th & 8th Grade Class Trip
|LODGING:||It is advised to make accommodations
in advance. Fall Foliage is winding down by race weekend but finding
accommodations can be difficult at this time of year due to College Home
Comings and other local events.
|ATTRACTIONS:||If you can picture the Lake Champlain Islands
in mid-October, then you have reason to join us. If you have never
seen Vermont or the 'Islands' in October, then you have even more reason
to join us with your entire family.
|PAST RUNNER TESTIMONIALS:||Marathon Guide.com provides runner feedback for various
races. Follow this
to hear what other runners have had to say about the Green Mountain Marathon.
|VOLUNTEERS:||As with any event, it takes volunteers to make things
happen. If you or anyone you know would like to volunteer at our
race, we would greatly appreciate it. We need volunteers in the following
areas: Water Stops/Aid Stations, Crossing Guards/Course Marshals, Registration,
Finish Line, Results, Traffic/Parking, Runner Food Preparation.
Please email email@example.com
|PAST RACES:||Past results, age group records, and pictures located here|
|MORE INFORMATION:||Race Director Jess Cover and June Golato email: firstname.lastname@example.org
|The Green Mountain Marathon is held for runners by runners.
Our goal is to offer you offer a quality marathon at an affordable price
in a relaxed setting.
Come join us!
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Entries must be received by Friday 10/8
(guaranteed overnight mail is acceptable)
PLEASE PLAN AHEAD