Annual Carson Valley Days Walk, Jog, Run 5K Set For June 13

Courtesy of the Partnership of Community Resources  Walk, Jog, or Run with friends, strollers, and pets! The Annual Carson Valley Days Walk Jog Run is one of the best 5K races in the area. The route takes you to a tour of downtown Gardnerville and downtown Minden as residents cheer you on the sidewalks. A cool morning and a beautiful mountain range in the backdrop … Continue reading Annual Carson Valley Days Walk, Jog, Run 5K Set For June 13

Carson Valley Triathlete Finishes Season Undefeated

Special to the Carson Valley Times Twenty-year Carson Valley resident Tim Cohee has completed an undefeated season competing in triathlon events throughout California this summer. This past weekend he won the 55-59 age group at the Golden State Triathlon in Sacramento, following wins in Folsom, Ione, Newport Beach and Long Beach. He was also 5th overall in Sacramento. A top age group triathlete for nearly … Continue reading Carson Valley Triathlete Finishes Season Undefeated

Nevada Day Classic 8K & 2-Mile Run/Walk To Benefit Guide Dogs For The Blind

Courtesy of Guide Dogs For The Blind An annual event since 1989, The Nevada Day Classic – presented by the Tahoe Mountain Milers – is an 8K run, a 2-mile run/walk through the beautiful, historic West Side of Carson City, Nevada. The races precede the Nevada Day Parade celebrating Nevada’s entry into the Union.  This year, for the race’s 25th anniversary and the Nevada’s 150th, the Classic … Continue reading Nevada Day Classic 8K & 2-Mile Run/Walk To Benefit Guide Dogs For The Blind

Cross Country: 500-plus runners compete at Lampe Park Class Races in Gardnerville

Cross Country: 500-plus runners compete at Lampe Park Class Races in Gardnerville Staff Reports The Douglas High School cross country team hosted its annual Lampe Park Class Races Friday afternoon, drawing more than 500 runners from 17 schools for the two-laps-in-and-around-the-park course. Runners were separated by class with all freshman boys and girls running in one race, all sophomore boys and girls in the next … Continue reading Cross Country: 500-plus runners compete at Lampe Park Class Races in Gardnerville

2nd annual Genoa Peak Mad-A-Thon set for Aug. 9

Genoa Peak Mad-A-Thon Aug. 9 Staff Reports The Genoa Peak Mad-A-Thon is scheduled for Aug. 9. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Carson Valley Trails Association. The Carson Valley Trails Association is a volunteer-based 501c3 nonprofit organization working with partners to provide access to public lands through a recreational trail system for present and future generations to enjoy. More information: http://www.carsonvalleytrails.org PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS Continue reading 2nd annual Genoa Peak Mad-A-Thon set for Aug. 9

Freedom 5K, Sidewalk Artfest highlight Gardnerville Fourth of July celebration

Freedom 5K, Sidewalk Artfest highlight Gardnerville Fourth of July celebration by Paula Lochridge, Main Street Gardnerville The Town of Gardnerville and Main Street Gardnerville will host their 2nd annual “Gardnerville Freedom 5K Fun Run/Walk and Yankee Doodle Chalk Artfest” on July 4th, 7 am – 12 noon at Heritage Park. Come dressed in your best patriotic colors and enjoy a run/walk around Heritage Park, Martin … Continue reading Freedom 5K, Sidewalk Artfest highlight Gardnerville Fourth of July celebration