Wilmington Whiteface Whiskey Run
Wilmington, New York | June 16th, 2018
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"Thanks to everyone who manned the stations and all the encouraging bystanders along the route. Wilmington should be proud!"
The Wilmington Whiteface Whiskey Run is a Running race in Wilmington, New York consisting of a 10K.
Welcome to beautiful Wilmington, NY, the home of Whiteface Mountain and, this summer, the 10K Whiskey Run! But why a Whiskey Run you ask? As it turns out, the area has quite a storied history with liquor, legal and otherwise. During the War of 1812 Wilmington supplied good rye whiskey to the American troops at the Battle of Plattsburgh as part of their daily ration. During prohibition with its proximity to Canada, Wilmington residents distilled moonshine and provided temporary haven for bootleggers crossing the border, and to this day, Wilmington is home to US Barrel, the oldest whiskey barrel cooperage in the Northeast. So with our somewhat checkered history andKeep Readingwww.whitefaceregion.com View Course Map Incorrect Race Info/Update Race Details
Thanks to everyone who manned the stations and all the encouraging bystanders along the route. Wilmington should be proud!