Save the Date 10/18/2020
Do not miss the Third Annual Heady Trotter 4 Miler at the Alchemist in Stowe, Vermont. If you love Heady Topper, the Heady Trotter will be your favorite race. Act fast, the race sold out in just a few weeks last year.
REGISTRATION* DATES + FEES
$40: June 7th through September 4th
$45: September 4 - Race Day
Teams Deadline: September 4
4 Mile Race starts and finishes at the Alchemist
Chip timed, certified course
Music and Beer Festival 10: 00 A.M - 2:00 P.M.
Heady Topper, Custom Knit Scarf and Koozie to all finishers.
Lawn game zone with Cornhole, Life Size Beer Pong and Kan Jam
Food Truck festival at the finish line!
Sign up and create a Team consisting of your running club, corporation, or neighborhood! Teams of 10+ runners receive unique Heady Trotter Swag -- You can also earn this special swag by donating $20 at checkout to the race beneficiary, Stowe Adaptive Sports.
HEADY TROTTER 4 MILER - OCTOBER 18, 2020 10 AM
HEADY TROTTER 5K RACE COURSE
The Heady Trotter 4 Miler starts and finishes in front of the Alchemist Brewery!
100 Cottage Club Road
Stowe, Vermont 05672
AGE CATEGORY AWARDS
5 year increments; under ten to 70 plus
Overall 1st, 2nd, 3rd, Male & Female
EARLY + RACE DAY PACKET PICKUP
Early bib pickup:
Friday, October 18 from 3:00 - 6:00 P.M. at the Alchemist Brewery.
Saturday, October 19 from 11:00 - 6:00 P.M. at the Alchemist Brewery.
The parking lot at the brewery only has about 100 spaces, we will also be utilizing the grass lot at 1940 Mountain road, look for the banners. To avoid frustration we request that you carpool. Additionally, we will have parking attendants to ensure a safe and orderly parking lot. You will be able to pick up all of your race swag, bibs hats, etc. and buy beer in the retail store.
Race Day bib pickup will be 8:00 A.M. - 9:00 A.M. at the brewery. Race time is 10:00 a.m.
T-shirts are available online and will be available for sale at packet pickup. We will also have additional tin tackers, koozies, knit hats, scarves and shirts and much more for sale! There is no race day parking at the brewery.
RACE DAY PARKING
Parking is provided at an offsite location
Topnotch Lower Meadow Field-
3391 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672
We will have shuttle buses starting at 7:30am and running through 2:30pm
There is NO race day parking at the brewery.
In a concerted effort to reduce waste, this event will be "Bring Your Own Water Bottle".
Instead of commonly used water bottles, compostable cups will be filled with water at the finish line. Food waste will be diverted into compost toters, and all trash will be sorted for recycling. Volunteer Waste Warriors will be on site to help divert and sort.
HEADY TROTTER 5K RACE GOODIES
AMERICAN DOUBLE IPA - 8%
Every runner over 21 year old will receive a thirst quenching Alchemist beer. Know across the country for their trend setting beers, this will be your best finish line beer ever.
Stowe Adaptive Sports improves the quality of life for persons with disabilities living in or visiting Vermont by sponsoring participation in adaptive sports and recreational programs. They work cooperatively with partner organizations to enhance their ability to deliver a quality experience to persons with disabilities and further their mission through these activities:
Providing scholarships to Vermont residents living with permanent disabilities that fund programs offered through partner organizations;
Providing grants to support advanced training to adaptive coaches affiliated with partner organizations;
Providing specialized adaptive equipment.
Every Heady Trotter finisher earns a custom Heady Trotter Koozie and commemorative custom woven Scarf.
The Alchemist is a family run brewery specializing in fresh, unfiltered IPA. John and Jen Kimmich originally opened The Alchemist as a 60 seat brew pub in the village of Waterbury in 2003.
After eight years of success and growing popularity, they decided to open a small production brewery. Today The Alchemist currently operates two breweries in Vermont and is recognized for brewing some of the world's best beer.