Welcome to the Ripton Ridge Run!


THE RIPTON RIDGE RUN is an annual fundraiser to benefit the Ripton Elementary School, put on by the Friends of the Ripton School.  It includes a 5K run, a 10.4K run and a non-competitive 5K Fun Walk.  There is also a short, non-competitive event for young children. The Ridge Run takes place the Sunday of Columbus Day weekend.  All courses start and finish at the Ripton Elementary School on the Ripton-Lincoln Road in Ripton, VT.   They traverse roads in Ripton and the Green Mt. National Forest and include water stops.

DATE/LOCATION/TIME: Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014. (It's always the Sunday of Columbus Day weekend.) Check-in is at the Ripton Elementary School between 11:00-12:00.  The races begin at 12:30.

REGISTRATION OPTIONS: There are numerous ways to register for the Ridge Run.  If you are on our email list, you will get a registration form electronically in August.  If you are on our mailing list, you will receive one in the mail. There will be a downloadable form on this website as well as a link to an on-line registration form through Run Vermont.  On-line registration will close after 125 registrations or midnight October 6. There will be race day registration at the school.  

REGISTRATION FEES: Fee includes a great lunch, raffle, awards and, for the first 175 paid entrants, a long-sleeved t-shirt. Racers may opt not to get a t-shirt -- subtract  $5.00 from appropriate fee.  Adults - postmarked by Oct. 6: $25; postmarked after Oct. 6: $35.   Seniors (65 plus) postmarked by Oct. 6: $15; postmarked after Oct. 6: $25. Children (15 and under- postmarked by Oct. 6: $15; postmarked after Oct. 6: $20. Lunch may be limited to the first 200 registrants.

COURSE and MAP: The 5K run and walk are out and back courses. The 10.4K course is a loop which will be run counter-clockwise in 2014.

QUESTIONS?  Use the Contact Us page on this website.  You can also call the Ripton School  (802/388-2208) during school hours or leave a message after school hours.  Sorry - we can't take registrations over the phone or on the "contact us" page.