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Run the Kingdom 2018 – from the desk of Phil White
May 19 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
May 19, 2018: The Dandelion Run
July 4, 2018: The Freedom Run
September 30, 2018: Fly to Pie – Kingdom Marathon
The Tenth Annual
Dandelion Run, May 19, 2018
Half marathon on dirt roads in High Spring through the world famous Dandelion Fields of Derby, Morgan, and Holland, Vermont. Fiddlers and Musicians scattered throughout the route and back at the picnic lunch and after party. With 10 K, 4 mile and 2 mile options for all ages. It’s May! It’s Time to Run! Just for the Fun of it!
Freedom Run, July 4, 2018
10 Mile run or walk on the Newport-Derby Bike Path and the Memphremagog Ski Touring Foundation trails, with 10 K, 5 K, and 1 mile options. We celebrate Freedom from Tyranny. Freedom from Asphalt. And Freedom to choose our distance mid-run.
Held in conjunction with July Fourth Festivities in Gardner Park, Newport, VT
Fly to Pie – Sept 30, 2018
The height of Fall Foliage. 26.2 miles of “vista riddled” dirt roads through “the gut” of the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont. All the pizza you can eat at Parker Pie, West Glover. Hill Farmstead beer on tap. And, at the mike, Geoff Goodhue with Beg, Steal or Borrow. With 6 mile, 13.5 mile and 17 mile run, bike, and hike along with The Family Challenge.