This year’s Frigid was co-directed by El Niño. The warmest February on record meant that for the first time in its eleven years, skis weren’t on the mandatory gear list! × Which route would you choose? Cool!
This message was mailed to all racers on Feb 25th – if you didn’t get it, please let us know! One week left until the OGE Frigid Infliction 2016! Here in Vermont it’s around 50 degrees, last night it poured … Continued
The Outdoor Gear Exchange Bitter Pill returned to Bolton Valley this year for the first time since 2009. We love spending time at Bolton in the summer – great views, great trails, and great amounts of elevation gain!
This year we’re trying something new during the Bitter Pill – if things go as planned this post will automatically publish when the race starts, and you’ll see: Maps! A brief course description! General details about where and how to … Continued
This email went to racers earlier this morning: Less than a week until you’re lost in the Green Mountains! Quick critical reminders first, then some fun stuff at the end. – Registration + gear check is Friday night from 5:30-9 … Continued
Our deadline to order shirts & maps is coming up next Monday. Here’s a few optional items for you to consider this week: Did you pick the right shirt size / cut during registration? Do you want an extra shirt … Continued
For anyone interested in staying at the Bolton Valley Resort, where registration and the post-race party will be held, they are offering discounts on two-night stays for the weekend of the race. Just mention the Bitter Pill when you call … Continued
We love it when teams sign up early – it’s much easier to make a race happen when we hit critical mass. To make that early commitment more appealing, any team who registers for the OGE Bitter Pill through Sunday, … Continued
On Saturday, April 25th, GMARA & the Outing Club at Vermont Tech will host a navigation clinic in Randolph, Vermont, on the VTC campus. This is a great opportunity to learn for the first time or brush up on your … Continued
The MVP Health Care Wintry Wander was a chilly challenge in its second year, but it was gorgeously sunny on the Bolton Valley nordic trails, and the families and friends who joined us on the course had a great time! … Continued