SPCS Beer Brewer Professional Certificate graduate to open brewery, winery and meadery in Chester

May 20, 2021

Steve Clayton, a 2019 graduate of the SPCS Beer Brewer Professional Certificate program, plans to open a brewery, winery and meadery with his wife, Melissa, in Chester, later this month.

The establishment, Three Leg Run, will open at 4418 W. Hundred Road in Chester. According to the Three Leg Run Facebook page, the couple have set the “end of May as a target opening” date.

Both Steve and Melissa went back to school to prepare for opening Three Leg Run. Steve completed the Beer Brewer Professional Certificate here at the University of Richmond, while Melissa graduated from Washington State’s viticulture program and is enrolled in Penn State’s winemaking course.

Read the Richmond BizSense story to learn more about Steve, Melissa, and Three Leg Run.