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Shires of Vermont Marathon


May 19 2013


Bennington/Manchester VT

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Batten Kill Valley Runners


  • Marathon



Event Information

The marathon is a point to point race from Bennington to Manchester Center Vermont.The course follows mainly secondary roads through the villages of North Bennington, Shaftsbury and Arlington the campus of Bennington College and rural countryside. Sections of the course will be closed to traffic. There is a net elevation loss of 160 feet with 500 feet of vertical gain between miles 2 and 13. The last six miles of the course are flat. About 8 miles consist of hard packed dirt,with the remainder of the surface paved. Visit the website for additional information.

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