Okemo Mountain Resort's "Trot it Of." The resort's five-kilometer road race and Tots' Trot race for kids took place Nov. 28 with 72 participants.
The Tots Trot was a half mile sprint around The Jackson Gore Inn. The top three finishers were MacKenzie Spadinger, 12, of Shelton, CT (3:32.55); Olivia Thayer, 10, of East Haddam, CT (3:52.34 ); Will Hornyak, 9, of Longmeadow, MA (4:07.40).
Taking first place was Mike Ioffredo, 16, of Melrose, MA (20:32.21). Second place honors went to Clay Howland, 43, of Providence, RI (20:44.63), and David Burrows, of Ticonderoga, NY, placed third (20:52.55 ).
The first woman to cross the finish line was Lauren Germano, 21, of Glastonbury, (26:31.93). Amy Grundt, 37, of Providence, RI, finished second (27:06.30) and Teresa Eagan, 49, of North Kingstown, RI, was third (27.28.75).
The Trot it Off Race raised $1,000 in proceeds to benefit the Patch Chit Neighbor in Need Fuel Assistance Program.