Darn Tough Vermont (R) Becomes Official Sock Partner for US Trail Running Conference

May 11, 2022

Leading US sock manufacturer to partner with industry-leading event for the first time

Estes Park (May 11, 2022) – Active at Altitude, organizers of the US Trail Running Conference, have announced that Darn Tough Vermont has become the Official Sock Partner of the 2022 Conference. Darn Tough Vermont is an American manufacturer of premium all-weather running, outdoor and lifestyle socks, backed up by the industry’s original unconditional guarantee for life and renowned for its exceptional comfort, durability and fit. The US Trail Running Conference celebrates its 10th anniversary this year and takes place on October 19-22, in Mukilteo, WA, the first time in the Pacific Northwest.

“The first sock we produced nearly 20 years ago was a Run sock, and it’s been a core focus of ours since the beginning. We’re thrilled to partner with the US Trail Running Conference to further the support growth of the trail running community,” commented Brooke Kaplan, Director of Global Marketing at Darn Tough Vermont.

Event Director for the US Trail Running Conference, Terry Chiplin added: “We are very excited to be partnering with Darn Tough Vermont for the first time at the 2022 edition of the Conference. Darn Tough’s commitment to making sustainably-durable products as well as their social and environmental responsibility policies perfectly align with the goals and theme of the Conference. We look forward to working with Darn Tough, to jointly increasing sustainability efforts in our sport, and to sharing their excellent socks with the trail running community.”

The US Trail Running Conference presented by Orbiter, provides education, inspiration, and unique networking opportunities for trail race directors, trail runners, brands, and fans of the sport. The Conference is held in partnership with the Snohomish County Sports Commission and the American Trail Running Association.

See details on the US Trail Running Conference held in Mukilteo, WA on October 19-22, 2022 at ustrailrunningconference.com.

For additional information, contact Terry Chiplin, Event Director, at terry@ustrailrunningconference.com or 303-304-9159.

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About US Trail Running Conference:

The US Trail Running Conference is the premier event for trail running in America. It is an
annual Conference that first took place in 2013, and attracts race directors, sponsors, exhibitors and trail runners from across the United States, as well as International representation. The mission of the US Trail Running Conference is to lead, educate, connect, and empower an inclusive family of trail runners, race directors, and industry leaders working to share best practices with the trail running community. For more information about the US Trail Running Conference, please visit www.ustrailrunningconference.com

About Darn Tough Vermont:

Darn Tough Vermont is an American manufacturer of premium, all-weather outdoor and lifestyle socks backed up by the industry’s original unconditional guarantee for life. The company offers both Specialty and Tactical product lines. Darn Tough Vermont’s Specialty line of socks includes Hike, Lifestyle, Run, Snow, Athletic, Work, Hunt and Juniors’ styles.

Darn Tough’s product is distinguished from industry competitors by 100 percent USA manufacturing; exceptional comfort, durability and fit; True-Seamless™ technology; and an exclusive blend of either ultra-fine, premium Merino wool or Coolmax®/Thermolite®. Founded by Ric Cabot in 2004, a third-generation sock maker, Darn Tough Vermont operates out of Cabot Hosiery Mills. With a forever focus on giving back, Darn Tough has donated over 1,000,000 meals to the Vermont Foodbank. For more information about Darn Tough Vermont socks, please visit: www.DarnTough.com.