Champlain Classic runs through Shelburne this Sunday

May-1-Rec-SLocals are encouraged to participate or come out and support other runners in the 24th annual Champlain Classic race Sunday, May 4 at the Shelburne Town Offices. The day begins with registration, only $20 per person, from 7-8:15am followed by a free 1K Kid’s Race for those 12 and younger at 8:30am from the Town Office parking lot. At 9am the 15K begins followed by the 5K at 9:10am. The scenic course incorporates the Ti Haul and Shelburne Bay recreation paths and include woods, meadows, and lake views. All proceeds from the race benefit the Shelburne Trail and Greenway Network, a growing network of paths that will connect existing trails to other Shelburne Recreation facilities. Above, children ages 12 and younger run in the free 1K Kid’s Race at last year’s Champlain Classic.