Vermont Sports Magazine, July 2016

Vt Sports July 2016 cover
Austin Beard airs it out at Killington last fall in the Vittoria Eastern States Cup. He finished 12th in the 18-and-under category. Photo by Jeb Wallace-Brodeur


The Start | Putting A Value On The Outdoors p. 5

Great Outdoors |  It’s A Wet and Wild World p. 7

Health | The Hidden Killer p. 8

Adventure Town | What’s Up in Waitsfield p. 23

Gear | Get River Ready p. 20

Calendar | The Best Summer Events p. 27

Endgame | A Swimming Hole in Every Town p. 33


Meet the Dirt P.A.C.K., p. 10

Vermont’s first family of mountain bike racers is about to put the West on notice.

Rolling on the River, p. 14

If you’re looking for the perfect vacation, pack your tent and canoe and follow these paddler’s trails.