10, 2016 - 1:30 p.m.
Sponsored by the Contoocook Carry Community Fund
Individual & Team
Teens, Kids and Differently Abled.
Any Age or Walk of Life.
WE LOVE TEAM THEMES AND COSTUMES
Carry Triathlon was first held in 2002 to help build the town’s Spirit
This year, our
mission is to give 100% of all proceeds directly to Fuel
Assistance (through Contoocook Carry Community Fund)
to those who might need a little extra help this coming
spirit has always come from outstanding athletes, families, teens trying
to out do their parents or each other, and other adventurous people,
just testing their mettle. WE LOVE TEAM THEMES AND COSTUMES.
This event happens each year only because of the amazing volunteers from
our town: The Lions Club, and many individual volunteers. This year
(2013) we are honored that all five churches, lead by the First
Congregational Church, will join hands to support this cause. To read
about this race go to our
The “Carry” begins
from Hopkinton High School with a 2 mile run to the bank of the
Contoocook River and a beautiful
view of Putney Hill. After putting your boat in the water, you’ll
paddle about a 1 ½ miles to the
portage, just above the dam and
bridge in the Village of Contoocook. You and your boat
will portage (you carry, it rides) about 200 yards to return to the
river. At the end of the
paddle, you can begin the 14 mile bike through the lightly rolling
country back to high School. For more, read the
article on our
Join us for the fun,
help warm some hearts and carry the load. You get more information
about our efforts at
“About Us”. You can also read more about the community effort to supply fuel
assistance through the
Contoocook Carry Fund and the newly created Sean Powers
Wood Bank at
Read what the Concord Monitor had to say about the Contoocook Carry!
Help Carry the Load
and Warm Some Hearts!