Hambletonian ® Marathon

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& Good Time Trotters Relay

Sunday October 18, 2015   –   8:00 am

 

 Join us on Sunday, October 18, 2015 for the third annual running of the Hambletonian Marathon & Good Time Trotters Relay in Goshen, Orange County, New York, about 60 miles north of New York City.  Run through the beautiful rolling roads, farm lands and trails of Orange County enjoying brilliant fall colors and amazing views as you go.  The finish line is on the Goshen Historic Horse Track and will include a Finish Line Festival with many post race activities!  Don’t miss it!

2015 Hambletonian ® Marathon
Proceeds to Benefit:

Food Bank of the Hudson ValleyOrange County Citizens Foundation

 Middletown YMCA’s Pool Renovation Fundraising Effort

TRAINING RUN SATURDAY 8/29/15 – 14 OR 18 MILES

TRAINING RUN this SATURDAY 8/29/15 at 7:00 am on the SECOND loop of the course (18 or 14 miles).

Meet at the start of the Heritage Trail in Goshen next to Trailside Treats (GPS address is 28 St. James Place, Goshen, NY) at 7:00 am for 14 miles (for 18 miles you would run the full second loop plus 4 miles added to the trail at the beginning, middle or end).

I will be checking the course Friday for the markings that were covered by the recent paving. If I am unable to mark, I will have turn by turn directions for anyone who does not know the course.

THERE WILL BE NO RIDE THIS WEEK FOR A SHORTER OPTION.

Water & Gatorade will be at the 10 mile mark (at the Chester Depot, near the porta potty) so carry enough for 10 miles.

Hope to see you there! All paces are welcome!

Any questions, call Kathleen Rifkin at (845) 527-3825 or email info@hambletonianmarathon.com

TRAINING RUN SUNDAY 8/23/15 – 14 OR 17 MILES

TRAINING RUN this SUNDAY 8/23/15 at 7:00 am on the SECOND loop of the course (17 or 14 miles).

Meet at the start of the Heritage Trail in Goshen next to Trailside Treats (GPS address is 28 St. James Place, Goshen, NY) at 7:00 am for 14 miles (for 17 miles you would run the full second loop plus 3 miles added to the trail at the beginning, middle or end).

THERE WILL BE NO RIDE THIS WEEK FOR A SHORTER OPTION.

Water & Gatorade will be at the 10 mile mark (at the Chester Depot, near the porta potty) so carry enough for 10 miles.

Hope to see you there! All paces are welcome!

Any questions, call Kathleen Rifkin at (845) 527-3825 or email info@hambletonianmarathon.com

TRAINING RUN SUNDAY 8/16/15 – 12 OR 13 MILES

TRAINING RUN this Sunday 8/16/15 at 7:00 am on the first loop of the course (12 or 13 miles). Runners doing the full marathon should be running 13 miles this weekend.

Meet at the start of the Heritage Trail in Goshen next to Trailside Treats (GPS address is 28 St. James Place, Goshen, NY) at 7:00 am for 12 miles (the full first loop). Add 1 mile before, during or after the first loop to get 13 miles.

THERE WILL BE NO RIDE THIS WEEK FROM HARTLEY RD. FOR A SHORTER OPTION.

Water & Gatorade will be at the 8 mile mark so carry enough for 8 miles.

Hope to see you there! All paces are welcome!

Any questions, call Kathleen Rifkin at (845) 527-3825 or email info@hambletonianmarathon.com

TRAINING RUN SUNDAY 8/9/15 – 15, 14 OR 10 MILES

TRAINING RUN this SUNDAY 8/9/15 at 7:00 am on the SECOND loop of the course (15, 14 or 10 miles).

Meet at the start of the Heritage Trail in Goshen next to Trailside Treats (GPS address is 28 St. James Place, Goshen, NY) at 7:00 am for 15 or 14 miles (15 miles = the full second loop plus 1 mile added to the trail at the beginning, middle or end), or at the entrance to the Heritage Trail at the Chester Depot (GPS address is 19 Winkler Place, Chester, NY) at 6:40 am for a ride back to Goshen for the 10 mile option. Let me know if you are doing the 10 miles so I know to wait for you.

Water & Gatorade will be at the 10 mile mark so carry enough for 10 miles.

Hope to see you there! All paces are welcome!

Any questions, call kathleen Rifkin at (845) 527-3825 or email info@hambletonianmarathon.com

TRAINING RUN SATURDAY 8/1/15 – 14 OR 10 MILES

TRAINING RUN this SATURDAY 8/1/15 at 7:00 am on the SECOND loop of the course (14 or 10 miles).

Meet at the start of the Heritage Trail in Goshen next to Trailside Treats (GPS address is 28 St. James Place, Goshen, NY) at 7:00 am for 14 miles (the full second loop), or at the entrance to the Heritage Trail at the Chester Depot (GPS address is 19 Winkler Place, Chester, NY) at 6:40 am for a ride back to Goshen for the 10 mile option. Let me know if you are doing the 10 miles so I know to wait for you.

Water & Gatorade will be at the 10 mile mark so carry enough for 10 miles. PLEASE CARRY WATER SINCE IT IS GOING TO BE SO HOT THIS WEEKEND! I suggest that you leave some water in your car at the end as well for when you are finished.

Hope to see you there! All paces are welcome!

Any questions, call Kathleen Rifkin @ (845) 527-3825 or email info@hambletonianmarathon.com

TRAINING RUN SATURDAY 7/25/15 – 9 OR 12 MILES

TRAINING RUN this Saturday 7/25/15 at 7:00 am on the first loop of the course (12 or 9 miles). Runners doing the full marathon have a drop down long run this week of 9 miles.

Meet at the start of the Heritage Trail in Goshen next to Trailside Treats (GPS address is 28 St. James Place, Goshen, NY) at 7:00 am for 12 miles (the full first loop), or at the entrance to the Heritage Trail off of 6 1/2 Station Rd. (6 1/2 Station Rd. is off of Route 17M at Healey Brothers (car dealership) – GPS address for Healey Brothers is 5216 NY-17M, New Hampton, NY 10958 – the trail entrance is about 1/2 mile in on 6 1/2 Station Rd.) at 6:40 am for a ride back to Goshen for the 9 mile option. Let me know if you are doing the 9 miles so I know to wait for you.

Water & Gatorade will be at the 9 mile mark so carry enough for 9 miles.

Hope to see you there! All paces are welcome!

Any questions, call Kathleen Rifkin at (845) 527-3825 or email info@hambletonianmarathon.com

TRAINING RUN SUNDAY 7/19/15 AT 7 AM (12 OR 8 MILES)

 

TRAINING RUN this Sunday 7/19/15 at 7:00 am on the first loop of the course (12 or 8 miles). Runners doing the full marathon should be running the full first loop this weekend!

Meet at the start of the Heritage Trail in Goshen next to Trailside Treats (GPS address is 28 St. James Place, Goshen, NY) at 7:00 am for 12 miles (the full first loop), or at the entrance to the Heritage Trail off of Hartley Rd. (Hartley Rd is off of Route 17M at LAM Electric – GPS address for Lam Electric is 2681 Route 17M, Goshen, NY – the trail entrance is about 1 mile in on Hartley Rd.) at 6:40 am for a ride back to Goshen for the 8 mile option. Let me know if you are doing the 8 miles so I know to wait for you.

Water & Gatorade will be at the 8 mile mark so carry enough for 8 miles.

Hope to see you there! All paces are welcome!

Any questions, call Kathleen Rifkin at (845) 527-3825 or email info@hambletonianmarathon.com

TRAINING RUN SUNDAY 7/12/15 – 7AM – 14, 11 or 10 MILES

TRAINING RUN this SUNDAY 7/12/15 at 7:00 am on the SECOND loop of the course (14, 11 or 10 miles).

Meet at the start of the Heritage Trail in Goshen next to Trailside Treats (GPS address is 28 St. James Place, Goshen, NY) at 7:00 am for 14 miles (the full second loop), or at the entrance to the Heritage Trail at the Chester Depot (GPS address is 19 Winkler Place, Chester, NY) at 6:40 am for a ride back to Goshen for the 11 or 10 mile option. Let me know if you are doing the 11 or 10 miles so I know to wait for you (long run for this week is 11 miles – so you would go out and back on the trail in Chester for the extra mile to get 11).

Water & Gatorade will be at the 10 mile mark so carry enough for 10 miles.

Hope to see you there! All paces are welcome!

Any questions, call Kathleen Rifkin at (845) 527-3825 or email info@hambletonianmarathon.com

TRAINING RUN SATURDAY 6/27/15 – 9 OR 12 MILES

Since the long run for the training we are posting is 9 miles this weekend, the TRAINING RUN this week will be on the first loop on Saturday 6/27/15 at 7:00 am. You can run the first full loop (12 miles) or for 9 miles, you will run the first 8 miles of the course and add a mile out and back on the Heritage Trail at Hartley Rd.

Meet at the start of the Heritage Trail in Goshen next to Trailside Treats (GPS address is 28 St. James Place, Goshen, NY) at 7:00 am for 12 miles (the full first loop), or at the entrance to the Heritage Trail off of Hartley Rd. (Hartley Rd is off of Route 17M at LAM Electric – GPS address for Lam Electric is 2681 Route 17M, Goshen, NY – the trail entrance is about 1 mile in on Hartley Rd.) at 6:40 am for a ride back to Goshen for the 9 mile option. Let me know if you are doing the 9 miles so I know to wait for you.

Water & Gatorade will be at the 8 mile mark so carry enough for 8 miles.

Hope to see you there! All paces are welcome!

Any questions, call Kathleen Rifkin at (845) 527-3825 or email info@hambletonianmarathon.com

TRAINING RUN SATURDAY 6/13/15 – 12 OR 8 MILES

TRAINING RUN this Saturday 6/13/15 at 7:00 am on the first loop of the course (12 or 8 miles).

Meet at the start of the Heritage Trail in Goshen next to Trailside Treats (GPS address is 28 St. James Place, Goshen, NY) at 7:00 am for 12 miles (the full first loop), or at the entrance to the Heritage Trail off of Hartley Rd. (Hartley Rd is off of Route 17M at LAM Electric – GPS address for Lam Electric is 2681 Route 17M, Goshen, NY – the trail entrance is about 1 mile in on Hartley Rd.) at 6:40 am for a ride back to Goshen for the 8 mile option. Let me know if you are doing the 8 miles so I know to wait for you.

Water & Gatorade will be at the 8 mile mark so carry enough for 8 miles.

Hope to see you there! All paces are welcome!

Any questions, call Kathleen Rifkin ay (845) 527-3825 or email info@hambletonianmarathon.com