More than 3,500 walkers and runners participated in the 2015 Citizens Bank Pell Bridge Run on Sunday, October 25th.

This event is the only time throughout the year that  pedestrians are allowed to run or walk across the Claiborne Pell Bridge from Jamestown to Newport, R.I.

According to the Citizens Bank Pell Bridge Run Facebook Page, Geoff Nelson became a four-time consecutive champion of the run when he crossed the finish line at 20:36.


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Here are our favorite photographs that were published immediately before, during and after the race;

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Ryan Belmore is the Owner and Publisher of What's Up Newp. He was born and raised in Rhode Island and graduated from Coventry High School. He serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and serves on the Board of Directors for Potter League for Animals. Ryan also is currently the Senior Editor - North America for Mountain News, publisher of OnTheSnow. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).