Dan Aghdam is the next race director for the club’s 100-miler. He will replace longtime director, Kevin Sayers, who is retiring after the 2022 race.
The VHTRC led three work trips in June, clearing trails in the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests. Over three days, 18 volunteers contributed 153 hours of work.
The 2021 race is canceled but, if there is sufficient interest, we may have a virtual event on the weekend of February 27–28 where runners can run the course on their own.
Redeye is a low-key event this year. MMT #1 and Waterfall will go on with tweaks, as will Hashawha Hills. The Awards Party is canceled.
Today, nine club members and Ed’s friends installed a bench in Ed Cacciapaglia’s memory in the Do Loop.
Over the past two weekends, three different crews from the VHTRC put in 197 hours of volunteer work in improving the Massanutten Trail in Duncan Hollow and on Short Mountain.
We are moving our email listserv from Yahoo to Google.
Come join us for some low-key trail-work outings in the Massanuttens in September.
New VHTRC hats, made for us by BOCO Gear, have arrived.
Brett Martin, Tom McNulty, and Sheila Vibert give Short Mountain a long-overdue haircut.