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Racing Club kicks off 2017 Season

Forty-two members of the Sugarbush Racing Club were treated to an excellent dual giant slalom course set by the Sugarbush Race Department which held up well in the cold conditions for the over 84 runs.  This was the first of eight scheduled races for the 140 member club which are held at Lincoln Peak on […]

9 January 2017 / Read more

Sugarbush Racing Club holds Annual Kickoff Party

The Sugarbush Racing Club held its annual Kick-Off Party at Sugarbush’s Castlerock Pub on Sunday, December 11th. New and current members gathered for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, and to hear Wheaton Simis, Club President, and other board members speak about the racing season, discount offers for club members through Sugarbush Resort and the social events […]

17 December 2016 / Read more

Racing Club Ends 2016 Season with Annual Cookout

Eighty-four members and guests of the Sugarbush Racing Club gathered in and around the Koch home on Common Road on the Sunday of Columbus Day weekend to finalize the 2016 season and to really begin the 2017 season in the form of a party!  Club President Wheaton Simis greeted everyone and introduced the new club […]

16 October 2016 / Read more

Sugarbush Racing Club Hosts Third Annual Golf Outing

Perfect weather greeted the seven foursomes gathered at the Sugarbush Golf Course for the third annual Sugarbush Racing Club golf tournament on June 30. The tournament is one of many events organized by the club during the year. Following golf, members and guests enjoyed pizza and salad in Hogan’s Pub. The tournament format was a […]

5 July 2016 / Read more

SRC Holds John Wilson Memorial Race

Last Thursday dawned cold and clear for the first annual John Wilson Memorial Race. John served the club in many roles and was a significant player in the recent growth of the SRC. John began his term as President of the Sugarbush Racing Club following the annual banquet last March. He passed away in July. […]

8 March 2016 / Read more

Mother Nature Continues to Disrupt SRC Season

Week after week the Sugarbush Racing Club has tried to adapt to this winter’s crazy weather and stay on track with its race schedule. Last week was no exception. Rain on Tuesday and Wednesday created unsafe conditions for the regular Thursday race.Temperatures dropped Thursday night which permitted grooming of the course. To rescue the week, […]

1 March 2016 / Read more

Race Club Manages to Make up One Race

Thirty-seven racers made it to the starting gate on short notice during the President’s week which is not normally a race week but race chairperson Lauri Landau arranged to make it happen! The club has had two races postponed due to weather issues and is desperately trying to get back on track. The racers included […]

22 February 2016 / Read more

Race Club Stymied by Weather Issues Again

Sugarbush Racing Club members received an email alert at 7:30 in the morning on February 11 that there would not be a race that day.  They were advised to exchange their race skis for their powder skis.  After the February 4 race was postponed due to a lack of snow, this race was cancelled as […]

14 February 2016 / Read more

Race Club Postponed by “Spring” Conditions

There was too little snow to set gates on Racer’s Edge this past Thursday and forecasts do not bode well in this winter that never was. However, the festive spirit that prevails for the Sugarbush Racing Club did not seem to be dampened for the seventy members who gathered at the Mad River Barn for […]

7 February 2016 / Read more

Racing Club Timing Issues Resolved

Problems with timing conglomerates that have plagued the Sugarbush Racing Club’s first two races have apparently been corrected mostly due to the tireless efforts of club racing chairperson, Lauri Landau. She has spent countless hours converting from one system to another and registering each racer individually herself in time for race number three. The dual […]

31 January 2016 / Read more

New Members Make Their Mark in SRC Race Number Two

Nearly fifty racers were on hand for the second of the Sugarbush Racing Club’s eight race series many of whom were new members or racing for the first time this year. Disappointingly, the race venue was held at Racer’s Edge rather than Spring Fling but the dual format giant slalom course held up well under […]

26 January 2016 / Read more

Sugarbush Race Club Opens Season with a Winner

Over forty racers were on the scene for the Sugarbush Racing Club’s first race of the 2016 season this past Thursday.  The race had been scheduled for the previous Thursday but it was postponed due to the lack of snow.  The conditions this week caused the race to be held on the Legends Race Arena […]

19 January 2016 / Read more