The course will run from the Waypoint Center in the village of Bellows Falls, out to the village of Saxtons River, through the Vermont Academy campus and then return to the village of Bellows Falls. (See website for map)
Prizes will be awarded to the top male and female finishers. All finishers will be entered into a raffle for local products and services.
About this Event
The Front Porches Half Marathon and 8 Miler will take place in Rockingham, Vermont on September 30, 2017. The race route will showcase scenic river views and historic front porches. Runners will begin and end at the Waypoint Center in the Village of Bellows Falls.
Proceeds from this event will be used to benefit local drug prevention efforts, with priority for those programs designed to target juvenile health and wellness education.
I know that running is a potentially hazardous activity. I should not enter and run unless I am medically able and properly trained. I agree to abide by any decision of a race official relative to my ability to safely complete the run. I hereby certify that I am in good health and I have trained to run the distance of the race, which I am entering. I assume all risks associated with running in this event including, but not limited to: falls, contact with other participants, the effects of weather, including high heat and/or humidity, traffic and the conditions of the road, all such risks being known and appreciated by me. Having read this waiver and knowing these facts and in consideration of your accepting my entry into this running race, I, for myself and anyone entitled to act on my behalf, waive and release Southern Vermont Running, LLC, its officers, directors, agents, volunteers and employees, all municipalities in which events or segments of events are held, all sponsors, their representatives and successors, from all claims or liabilities of any kind arising out of my participation in this event even though that liability may arise out of negligence or carelessness on the part of the persons named in this waiver. I grant permission to all of the foregoing to use any photographs, motion pictures, recordings, or any other record of this event for any legitimate purpose. I understand that bicycles, baby joggers, skateboards, roller skates or inline skates and animals are not allowed in the event and I will abide by this policy.