Do You Have What it Takes to Rock the Ridge?

Friday, March 24, 2017

By Jane Anderson 

It’s not too late to sign up for Mohonk Preserve’s 50-mile endurance challenge. On May 6, runners and hikers will be lacing up their shoes to take on the fifth annual Rock The Ridge (RTR), a 50-mile endurance challenge at Mohonk Preserve. And there’s still time for you to join in on the “fun.” 

“It’s a beautiful 50-miler,” assures Yorktown Heights resident Hendrik Hamann, who was the top Hudson Valley finisher last year, earning seventh place with a time of 8 hours, 9 minutes.  “It’s manageable even if you’re a beginner.” Hamann uses RTR as training for his (gasp!) 100-mile runs. Read more...