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Down…but not out! Charity spots available

While SOS registration has closed, there are several charity spots open. All funds from charity spots support the Mohonk Preserve, a nonprofit nature preserve on which most of the SOS takes place. Your gift will help fund nature education for underserved children. Charity spots can be purchased, or entrants may raise the fee by collecting […]

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Get Ready…Get Set…Registration 2017

Registration for the 32nd edition of the Survival of the Shawangunks opens at midnight ET on November 1st (Oct 31st at 9pm PT.)   Make sure to check out all the details here: Registration Information   Remember, proper preparation increases the chances of success.  Best of luck to all!

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SOS Boot Camp – June 24, 25, 26

Announcing the second annual SOS Boot Camp – June 24, 25, 26! Back by popular demand – the SOS Race Committee has put together another SOS Boot Camp training weekend for June 24, 25, and 26. Chocked full of workouts & covering almost the entire SOS race course over the weekend, this is the best […]

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Did you see the Xterra World Championship – did it make you want to race the SOS?

Were you glued to your monitor this afternoon watching the Xterra World Championship? Did you think, “hey, that looks cool”? Or, “Hawaii is just too far”? Or, “those guys only get to run and swim once!” If so, then we’ve got the race for you, buddy. This coming Friday, after you’re done with your Halloween […]

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Preview of SOS coverage on Running

As we mentioned yesterday, the SOS Triathlon is featured in this month’s coverage on RUNNING, available on the YES network. Well, now we have a preview to share. Watch the entire 3min preview, or if you are in a rush, jump to 1:10 to see the SOS teaser.

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2014 SOS triathlon featured on YES Network

If your cable package includes the YES network, be sure to tune in this month to checkout coverage of the 2014 SOS Triathlon on the show, RUNNING. RUNNING AIR DATES – October 2014 Oct 4, Sat, 6:00am Oct 4, Sat, noon Oct 5, Sun, 12:30am Oct 5, Sun, 6:30am Oct 5, Sun, 10:00pm Oct 6, […]

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SOS2014 – looking for your race reports and survivor stories

“Congratulations – you are a Survivor!” You know how good that sounded, now tell us about your race. If you have written up a race report or have a Survivor Story to tell, we’d love to hear it so that we can share your experience with others. Send them to sostriathlon@gmail.com with the subject line […]

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SOS2014 – Results are Posted

Find the results for the 2014 Survival of the Shawangunks Triathlon HERE. MALE OVERALL WINNER Place No. Name-1 Div Town St Total time ===== ===== ==================== ===== ================ == ======= 1 101 Brooks Grossinger MOPEN MAYER MN 4:25:11 2 151 Chris Gebhardt M4044 MOUNTAIN LAKES NJ 4:30:52 3 306 Keith Strudler M4044 BEACON NY 4:31:29 […]

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Dear Shimano…

We’d love it if you came and did support for our bike leg next year. Pretty please.

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Rest for the Weary

Tomorrow’s gonna be a long day – but don’t worry, there will be rest for the weary. Once again this year, the Charles Pegg, LMT, will head a team of 15 massage therapist – each focused on helping start your recovery. The Pegasus Wellness Team is comprised of diverse and talented individuals who dedicate themselves […]

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