Green Mountain Head

Scullers (women)

Race:  10/2/2016   Green Mountain Scullers Head
Location:  Putney, VT
Participating schools:  Dozens of scullers in 1x and 2x.

 Departure Time – location  On Sunday, 10/2, meet the bus at A & E Center at 3:55am. Depart at 4:00am.

 Directions to Site; – From Ithaca take route 79 east, to route 206 east to I-88 east to I-90 (thruway) east onto Mass Pike, take exit 4 onto I-91 north. (Alternative is exit in Albany for I-787 towards Troy, exit onto route 7 east towards Bennington, then route 9 east to Brattleboro, to I-91.

Take I-91 to Vermont Exit 4, Putney. There will be signs directing you from the exit, but just in case you miss them:

Northbound: Stay right at the exit. Descend towards the river, cross a set of railroad tracks, and bear right. The river will be on your left, a Putney paper mill on your right. Proceed to the far end of the cornfield for parking and registration.

Southbound: Stay right at the exit. After 1/5 mile, take a right. The Putney Co-op will be on your left. Descend past the Putney Inn and the northbound exit, and follow the directions above.


Time line;                 **Bus Driver**     Sunday 10/2/16

3:55 am – Meet at the Ithaca College A & E Center, north side loading dock.
(Follow the signs to the Lower Quads/ Garden Apts.)

4:00 am – Drive directly to Putney, VT race site – arrive 9am.

2:00 pm – load the bus for the trip home….no local transportation required.

ETA Ithaca, 8:00pm.


Race Schedule;

1:15am – women’s 1x, be prepared to launch by 10:30.

12:15 pm – women’s 2x, be prepared to launch by 11:30.

Race notes:    All races are 3 mile stake race ….1.5 miles (2400m) out, around, and back               

Other Information:   Bring a full water bottle and a change of clothes. Don’t forget your uniform. Bagels will be provided for breakfast on the way to VT. We will get lunch near the course in Putney before the ride home.


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