Sean McNeill, a local sailing writer and public relations expert, joined Ryan Belmore, Owner/Editor of What’sUpNewp, as Co-Host on the Friday, January 15th edition of The Open Forum on 1540AM WADK Newport.

The show was jam packed with guests and started  off with an update from NBC 10‘s Tony Gugliotta on the Bristol 4th of July Parade.

Following the discussion with Tony, Sean and Ryan were joined by Jarvis Green, 2x Super Bowl Champion and former New England Patriot Defensive End, and Patrick Pass, 3x Super Bowl Champion and former New England Patriot Full Back.

The show kept on the sports theme and was then joined by Brad Read, Executive Director of Sail Newport.

Listen to the entire show below;

Listen to “The Open Forum with Ryan Belmore” every weekday from 12:30pm – 2pm on 1540 AM WADK Newport or online at

12:30pm – 1pm

1pm – 2pm

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).

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