Union Bank | Saucony | Shelburne Athletic Club | Shelburne Field House | Shelburne Market | Darn Tough | Fleet Feet Sports | Shelburne Sugarworks | Amphipod | Balega | CEP| Dakin Farm | Holiday Inn Express | HomeLight | Kinney Drugs | LifeTrak Personal Training | NU Chocolate | Shelburne Vineyard | Summit Chiropractic Center | Tifosi Optics Sunglasses | Champlain Orchards
Union Bank – Since its founding in 1891, Union Bank has made banking a little bit easier and more convenient for you by investing in the success of its local community — your community. Headquartered in Morrisville, VT, Union Bank is a full-service bank, with 18 branches and three loan centers located throughout northern Vermont and northern New Hampshire. Union Bank has earned an outstanding reputation for residential lending programs and is an SBA Preferred Lender and has received an “Outstanding” rating by the FDIC for our Community Reinvestment efforts. We have also been named a VHFA “Top Performer” and USDA “Vermont Lender of the Year” for six consecutive years. We are proud to be a supporter of Racevermont.com, as well as many other fantastic community-oriented endeavors in all the communities we serve. To learn more, go to UBLOCAL.com
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Saucony – At Saucony, we exist for runners. Runners inspire us, bring us new ideas, force us to be better. They drive our design and engineering. They keep us competitive. They keep us hungry. They keep us honest. Whether it’s in a conference room or out on a lunchtime run, we’re constantly talking about and arguing about our sport, runners and the products that fuel them. We love our products and we run in everything we make. This focus and passion fuels us as we strive to create the best running shoes and apparel on the planet. We leave work each day knowing we’ve done everything to make runners’ lives just a little bit better. At Saucony, a good day is when we get to run. A great day is when we inspire someone else to run.
Shelburne Athletic Club – Shelburne Athletic Club is located within The Field House and offers a full array of workout equipment – both weight equipment and cardio, in addition to a large variety of classes – most of which are included in membership. Come check us out for a free introductory week!
Shelburne Field House – The Field House, located in Shelburne, VT, is a state of the art athletic complex – your destination for the ultimate sports and fitness experience! Our facility is designed for competing, training, and just plain having fun! Our two indoor fields provide a year-round opportunity to get active and play your favorite sports. Players come from all over the area to play soccer, lacrosse, field hockey, Ultimate Frisbee, Baseball, Softball, Kickball, and much more at our facility. To see a more complete list of the sports we have going on, please visit shelburnefieldhouse.com.
Many teams turn to The Field House to provide the best indoor training surface for their players offered in the area. Additionally, our facility is an ideal location for hosting sport-specific tournaments, clinics, camps, programs, and other special events – such as art shows, corporate end of the year parties, school lock-ins, church outings, and more! For more information regarding renting the fields, please call 802-985-4481. We look forward to seeing you here at the Field House soon!
Darn Tough Darn Tough Vermont is an American manufacturer of premium, all-weather outdoor and lifestyle socks backed up by the industry’s original unconditional guarantee for life. The company offers both Specialty and Tactical product lines. Darn Tough Vermont’s Specialty line of socks includes Hike, Lifestyle, Run, Snow, Athletic, Work, Hunt and Juniors’ styles.
Darn Tough’s product is distinguished from industry competitors by 100 percent USA manufacturing; exceptional comfort, durability and fit; True-Seamless™ technology; and an exclusive blend of either ultra-fine, premium Merino wool or Coolmax®/Thermolite®. Founded by Ric Cabot in 2004, a third-generation sock maker, Darn Tough Vermont operates out of Cabot Hosiery Mills. For more information about Darn Tough Vermont socks, please visit: www.DarnTough.com.
Fleet Feet is a specialty fitness, walking and running store located in Essex Junction. We carry the best footwear, apparel, sports bra and accessory products available. Being properly fit in the right shoes and technical apparel is a critical part of maintaining an enjoyable and injury free fitness program. The Fleet Feet FIT process enables us to help you achieve your fitness goals.
Shelburne Market specializes in the groceries your family needs. Whatever you are looking for, you’ll find it at Shelburne Market. Visit our supermarket and see what we have to offer.
Shelburne Sugarworks & 4-Season Outdoor Center offers premium handcrafted maple ice cream, homemade waffle cones, pints to go, maple confections, and of course maple syrup products when the sugarhouse is open. Enjoy the incredible trail system for hiking, snowshoeing, cross country skiing and more.
Amphipod Running Gear has built its reputation on designing and engineering premium comfortable, minimalist, ergonomic and highly functional running essentials for new runners to seasoned pros. Designed and constructed specifically for the rigors of running, their patented specialty products include hydration, training, storage, and visibility solutions. The company is based in Seattle, Washington. More information at: www.amphipod.com
CEP is a premium brand that offers a wide range of products from compression socks and tights to shorts and shirts for the Running, Training, Hiking and Skiing markets. All of the products are developed in collaboration with renowned scientists, sports physicians, pro athletes and designers specifically for the respective sport and produced to the highest quality standards. CEP is a leading manufacturer of compression sportswear and a brand of medi®, an internationally successful company founded in 1951 in Bayreuth, Germany. CEP launched production of high-tech compression socks in 2007 based on the medical expertise of its parent company, medi®, a leading global manufacturer of medical compression products.
Dakin Farm – Dakin Farm is a local, family owned business providing the best Vermont has to offer to its customers across the United States. Choose from maple syrup, smoked sausage, delectable hams, jams, jellies, and so much more. Gift baskets are also available and make great gifts. Check out the short video all about this wonderful company at https://www.dakinfarm.com/History.dlp. Better yet, stop by for a visit while you’re in town for the race for a taste of Vermont!
Kinney Drugs – Kinney Drugs is a 100% employee-owned regional chain of full-service pharmacies and retail stores. Pharmacy services include: free prescription delivery, immunizations (COVID-19, flu, shingles, and pneumonia), pet prescriptions, medication flavoring, free Medicare Part D plan comparisons, and mobile/online and telephone refills. Retail includes over-the-counter medications, personal care, convenience, beauty, household supplies, pet supplies, apparel, Lottery, and more. Most stores also offer blood pressure readings, photo services, Western Union, bill pay, and money orders. The company offers deals, points, and surprises for its tHRiVe Rewards loyalty program members. Founded in 1903 in Gouverneur, NY, Kinney Drugs now has 96 locations across NY and VT.
LifeTrak Personal Training – The mission of LifeTrak Personal Training is to help you live your life to its fullest potential through the perfect balance of exercise, nutrition, and community. Rayne Herzog, AFAA certified personal trainer has over 20 years of experience training athletes of all abilities from true beginner to seasoned athlete. He is a triathlon and running coach offering an annual triathlon training program along with one-on-one training. It’s time to unleash your potential!!
NU Chocolat – Founded in 2018 by Kevin, Laura, Rowan, and Virginia Toohey, NU Chocolat is the result of love, passion, family, and incredible chocolate mastery. Their beautiful chocolate boutique and production facility is located in Downtown Burlington, VT, near the stunning Lake Champlain. Bursting with vibrant and beautiful chocolate gifts, treats, and European-style delights that are handmade by master chocolatiers Kevin and Laura Toohey, NU Chocolat is a favorite destination for chocolate lovers near and far. Everything is crafted with absolute attention to detail, using the highest quality, single origin chocolate in the world.
Shelburne Vineyard – Taste, tour and enjoy our award-winning wines from our own Vermont grown grapes when you visit us after the race at our LEED certified Vineyard and winery, located on Rt. 7 just south of Shelburne Village. We’re open all year (11-5 PM, November-April; 11-6 PM, May-October) with tastings daily. Come for just a tasting or a special pairing with local cheeses or chocolate or sit on the patio or up in our loft to enjoy a glass of wine, come by for an evening concert, a night of storytelling, a festival or one of our other special events or give us a call to plan your own celebration here. Visit Shelburne Vineyard on Facebook or check Shelburnevineyard on Instagram.
Summit Chiropractic Center – At Summit Chiropractic Center, our goal is to give our patients the ability to do the activities that they love while living strong, healthy lives. We’ve found that Vermonters love to stay active and enjoy the outdoors! Through proper spinal alignment and postural correction, we help restore balance and symmetry. This helps relieve stress on the nervous system and reduce the risk for injury. We believe that everybody should be able to enjoy their favorite activities throughout their lives.
Tifosi Optics – Tifosi is the Italian word referring to a super-fan, an enthusiast, and that is exactly who we are and who we make our eyewear for. Our mission is to provide technically advanced eyewear to enthusiasts of all sports and outdoor activities. We design test and torture our product to enhance your sport whether you’re running a 5k, riding your first century or playing 18 holes on Sunday. Tifosi defines us; we are enthusiasts about our product, our sport, and our fun.
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Champlain Orchards – As one of the oldest continuously operating Orchards in Vermont, we take pride in growing over 140 varieties of apples, as well as peaches, pears, plums, cherries, nectarines, apricots, medlars, quince, and many berries. We are careful stewards of our land and grow all of our fruit following strict Eco-Apple requirements, while striving to minimize our carbon footprint and sustainably contribute to our community.