SMAC Events and Races
« All Events
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!
Original artwork by SMAC member JoEllen Reino. Originally published in the May/June 2021 issue of The Sugarloaf Sun.
by Laure Van den Broeck Raffensperger Last spring, the race calendar was suddenly swept clean, and now more than a year later, a full return to normal still hasn’t happened. Read more …
Original artwork by SMAC member JoEllen Reino. Originally published in the January/February 2021 issue of The Sugarloaf Sun.
Serving the needs of area runners since 1972!