Going into the 2019 Boston Marathon, 18 residents from Newport County were signed up to participate in the 123rd edition of the race on Monday.

According to the Boston Marathon website, here’s how those runners finished;

Newport

  • Beth Blendell – 2:51:51
  • Adrian Massie – 3:09:00
  • Scott Nanfelt – 4:30:16
  • Betsy Walker – 4:33:58
  • Katherine Humphrey – 4:53:04
  • William Casey – 5:17:50
  • Ryan Gainor – 5:52:18

Middletown

  • Joy Connell – 3:36:13
  • Danielle Kennedy – 4:06:26
  • Mary Oconnor – 4:17:02

Jamestown

  • Elizabeth Koch – 4:23:44
  • Andrew Koch – 4:23:45
  • Kevin Callahan – 4:46:03

Tiverton

  • Christina Shemenski – 4:26:07
  • Kristen Moshiek – 4:53:01

Little Compton

  • Ellen Lough – 4:49:17

Out of the 30,000 runner signed up to race today, there were approximately 122 Rhode Islander’s participating in this edition of the iconic race.

In 2018, 17 residents from Newport County were expected to run, while 24 were signed up in 2017 and 22 in 2016.

To see more Boston Marathon results, click here.

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).