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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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SOS4Kids – 2014 Results

The Results are IN! Congradulations to all SOS4Kids Finishers. Training for the 2015 SOS4Kids starts tomorrow.

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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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Survivor Line – something good to eat

We just got off the phone with P&G’s Restaurant – and they are already prepping the famous Hearty Vegetable soup that they’ve been supply to the SOS for well over 15 years. P&G’s will again be serving up something good to eat at the Survivor Line. Be sure to grab a bowl of that soup, [...]

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SOS Health & Wellness Expo – schedule change

Due to the expected inclement afternoon weather a good number of our Expo vendors have decided not to attend. As a result we will be scaling back our schedule with the remaining vendors with a start time of 10am ending at 1pm. The race store will be open during this time for all your SOS [...]

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Post-race massage and ART

As if you needed another incentive to get up to that Survivor Line – Dr. David Ness will be heading up a 5-person team of Active Release Technique (ART) practitioners to provide post-race support to Survivors at the Survivor Line. First come, first served! Dr. Ness & Performance Sports & Wellness will be brining several [...]

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Race Weekend is Here – 3 things to know

SOS2014 race weekend is upon us – here are 3 THINGS TO KNOW: 1. Mandatory Pre-race Meeting: 5PM Saturday in the Student Union Building on SUNY New Paltz campus. You should attend this meeting with your crew – especially if they are unfamiliar with the bike transition process, the course, or getting into Mohonk. Be [...]

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SOS – Special Awards

In addition to overall placing and age group top 3, each year the SOS awards special prizes for various stages of the race. There will be a new award announced this year to memorialize someone very close to the SOS family – stay tuned during the Mandatory Pre-Race Meeting and the announcement of the award [...]

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