50 STATES MARATHON TOUR: VERMONT (35/50)

2012 VERMONT CITY MARATHON, BURLINGTON: 4:35:31 (2012-05-27)

Photos:
https://www.facebook.com/730374053784599/photos/?tab=album&album_id=735211986634139

Race report:
http://bikingviking.net/listing/vermont-city-marathon-burlington-vermont-2012-05-27/

Vermont City Marathon Website:
https://www.vermontcitymarathon.org

VERMONT, USA

State capital: Montpelier

State population: 624,000 (Burlington 42,000)

State nickname: The Green Mountain State

State bird: Hermit Trush

State mammal: Morgan horse

State motto:

Freedom and Unity

Famous people from Vermont:

Chester Alan Arthur (U.S. president), Calvin Coolidge (U.S. president), John Deere (inventor), Patty Sheehan (golfer), Brigham Young (religious leader), Joseph Smith (religious leader)

Fun facts about Vermont:

With a population of fewer than nine thousand people, Montpelier, Vermont is the smallest state capital in the U.S

More facts:

http://www.50states.com/facts/vermont.htm#.U8T6gFZn7eY

Logistic:

http://www.tripadvisor.com/Tourism-g57201-Burlington_Vermont-Vacations.html