Onion River Sports is helping to sponsor this year’s exciting new early Spring Classic! Rasputitsa is Russian for mud season when roads become difficult to traverse. The 1st Annual Rasputitsa Spring Classic will be held on April 19th, 2014 starting at 9 AM EST in Newport, VT. This 47 mile (31 miles of gravel) road race travels some of Vermont’s coldest and barren landscapes. […]
The series began on January 5th in Hubbard Park on a hilly course, a big thank you the Montpelier Parks Department for allowing us to hold the race in Hubbard Park. An obvious change from previous seasons was the increase in fat tires (3.8″ or more) as more people become hooked on winter riding. The second race of the series, February 9th, was held at […]
Join us for the third annual WinterBike celebration
Join us March 1st for Winterbike 2014! ORS will be there with our tent and some fat bikes – it should be a ton of fun.
Kingdom Trails, Mountain Bike Vermont and Le Grand Fat Tour have teamed up for our third annual celebration of fat bike revelry. Winterbike is the grand finale of the five part Le […]
The cold conditions did’t seem to slow down the racers at the 11th Annual Maple Onion, impressive performances by Tom Thurston and Sarah Pribram to take top male and female places respectively.
Maple Onion 2014 Results
Thank you to Elk’s lodge for opening up their venue for what became an all fat bike race around the golf course on groomed but challenging trails. Following lunch a very hotly-contested game of footdown kicked off with the winner riding away with new pair of Specialized Defroster winter shoes!
PHOTO ALBUM 1 CLICK HERE
PHOTO ALBUM 2 CLICK HERE
RESULTS CLICK HERE
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS
Drop IN: Bloody Couloir- Premiere Screening and Q & A with paraplegic athlete Jeremy McGhee
When: Thursday, Feb. 27th, 7 PM
Where: Grand Maple Ballroom, Davis Center, UVM
$10 Donation Appreciated
Film details and more info at: http://dropinproject.wordpress.com/
This inspirational (and somewhat mind-blowing) film comes our way thanks to former ORS employee Silvia Cassano and VT Adaptive Sports.
Drop IN: Bloody Couloir is the first film of a powerful series designed to inspire […]
Where: First in Fitness, 1 Blanchard Court Montpelier, VT 05602
When: Sunday, March 2nd, 9am – noon.
Onion River Sports, along with SpinningSpokes, support Pedal to End Cancer. About one-third of the cancer deaths that occur in the U.S. each year are due to nutrition and physical activity factors. By quitting or avoiding smoking, maintaining a healthy weight through proper diet and regular physical activity and getting the appropriate […]
When: February 23rd 2014
Where: Camels Hump
One of New England’s premier backcountry skiing events – The Camel’s Hump Challenge (CHC) – is a highcountry traverse around the perimeter of Camel’s Hump (4083’) — the third highest peak in Vermont’s Green Mountains. Dr. Warren Beeken, the founder and organizer, who passed away in 2003, conceived the CHC as a fundraiser for the Vermont Alzheimer’s Association, and […]
When: Feb 6, 5pm
Where: Onion River Sports, 20 Langdon st, Montpelier.
Onion River sports will be sponsoring the Camels Hump Challenge (CHC) Backcountry Clinic for interested / perspective CHC skiers. Ever wonder what the CHC is exactly about? Want to see the course? ORS staff along with experienced CHC skiers will help answer all your questions on gear, the course map, how experienced of […]