Book by Ben Kimball...
Trail Running Western Massachusetts Check it out on Facebook, buy from your local bookstore or
as paperback or e-book at
Barnes & Noble.
Profiles of fifty-one great trail runs in western Massachusetts, with trail descriptions, maps, route add-ons, and Ben's great photography.
Maps are downloadable to phones.
Wednesday night fun runs...
From April 17th on into October, fun runs start at 5:30pm from the parking area next to
Hoosac Valley High School on Route 116 next to the Adams / Cheshire town line.
Runners of all abilities are welcome.
Want to make $100 testing trail shoes for a couple hours?
Merrell is looking for four avid trail runners to test their trail running
shoes on short runs over varying terrain while they collect shoe performance
data. This would probably take 2-2 1/2 hours on a flexible schedule such
as early evening or Sat. morning, maybe it could be at Mt Greylock.
You need to wear size 9M or size 11M.
to be put in contact with Merrell if you are interested.
"Stretch like a cat, run like a horse." - Anonymous
Grand Tree 2014 Season Final Results GT Total Points |
GT Best 2,3..6 Races |
Thank you all for honoring the trails with your efforts, and thanks to the race directors,
clubs, and volunteers who make these races possible.
24 runners officially completed the series by running at least six races.
Two of the top three overall scores (best six races) were women, running above 90% of winning pace:
Congratulations to Todd Bennett, Kelsey Allen, and Kehr Davis for a season of high quality trail racing.
Kelsey and Kehr ran a closely fought series with distinction, Kelsey's eight races allowing only the lowest two scores to be dropped.
Five runners ran ten or more races, top Stonehead Ted Cowles ran 18 races with 1414 total points, followed
by Kehr Davis second overall Stonehead and first woman, running 13 races for 1132 points.
Note that the Total Points and Best 2,3,..6 scores are reported for runners who ran at least two races.
Please check the alphabetical results and report errors or omissions to the
- sometimes results under variations of names are not combined.