Vermont Sports Magazine, June 2016

June 2016 front page
Ross Scatchard Rolls through Morrisville’s farmland. Photo by Metzi Anderson


The Start | Go Explore p. 5

Don’t Miss | Wheel Art p. 7

Great Outdoors |  5 Most Beautiful Rides p. 8

Health | Ticked Off p. 13

Adventure Town | Newport p. 16

Gear | Stay Thirsty, My Friends p. 33

Reader Athletes | Steve Barner, John Lent p. 28

Calendar | Summer’s Best Events p. 35

Endgame | In Memorium p. 42



Fat, Fatter, Fattest, p. 18

Our guide to the dizzying new array of bikes, wheel and tire sizes. Plus, what’s right for you

The Trails Less Traveled, p. 24

Inspired by the Cross Vermont Trail, cyclists map their own way-off-the-beaten-track loop.


Evan Johnson

Evan Johnson is the staff writer for Vermont Sports Magazine. The native Vermonter enjoys steep and deep skiing and wandering all over the state by Subaru. Find him on Twitter at @evanisathome.