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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Monday, repeating until May 20, 2019
NOTE NEW END DATE 5/20.
Come train with us on Mount Sugarloaf! The weekly hill climbing workouts that began in 2017 return in 2019. Workouts are Monday evenings starting April 1st and continue through May 20th . We start at 6 pm in the parking lot at the base of the mountain.
The workout usually consists of a very thorough warm-up with strength and mobility exercises led by Laure Van den Broeck, followed by intervals up the steep part at the top section of the mountain. Hill training has many advantages! It boosts strength, builds fitness fast, and gives you a bit of extra preparation for all the summer races that have uphill sections. This is a workout for all levels–you can make it as hard as you want. One thing is guaranteed: the best spot to see the sunset!
by JoEllen Reino As soon as I received the promotional email for this race last fall, I knew I wanted to participate. My husband John and I were going to Read more …
by Laure Van den Broeck Raffensperger In July 2018, SMAC sponsored me to attend the RRCA-level 1 coaching course in Bloomfield, CT. It was awesome! Two days were crammed full Read more …
by Ben Kimball Hills. We all know how hard they can be on a run. From the brutes like Crittenden Hill in the middle of the Bridge of Flowers race Read more …
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