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This Day In History: August 31, 1881 – Inaugural US Men’s...

The inaugural U.S. National Championship took place in August 31, 1881 at the Newport Casino in Newport, Rhode Island. In the first year of the...

Record-breaking results from 2017-18 Volvo Ocean Race

The latest edition of the Volvo Ocean Race, which started in Alicante, Spain in October 2017 and finished in The Hague in the Netherlands...

New Board Chairman, 11 New Governors elected to International Tennis Hall...

Michael F. Goss, Executive Vice President and CFO of Sotheby's, has been elected Chairman of the Board of Governors of the International...

16 from Newport County complete 2019 Boston Marathon

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

Nick Ewenson named Race Programs Manager for Sail Newport

Newport, RI - Sail Newport has appointed Nick Ewenson of Newport as race programs manager, according to an announcement from Rhode Island's Public Sailing Center...

American Magic: URI to host community discussion with 2021 America’s Cup...

Kingston, RI - The University of Rhode Island will host members of the new U.S. America’s Cup team, New York Yacht Club American Magic,...

On This Day In Newport History – August 27, 1995: Tiger...

In celebration of the U.S. Amateur Championship centennial, the Newport Country Club hosted the 1995 U.S. Amateur Championship. At age 19, Tiger Woods became the ninth...

Arc of Diver: Mele to take a chance in Transatlantic...

Newport, RI - For Joe Mele, a 55-year-old retired doctor of internal medicine in New York City and fantastical stunt diver, ocean racing is...

Newport County YMCA will host 33rd Annual Pie Run on November...

Middletown, RI - The Newport County YMCA will host the 33rd Annual Pie Run held on Thanksgiving Day Thursday, November 22, 2018. The race, originally...

Amica Newport Marathon Recognized as ‘Best Marathon’ in Rhode Island

Photo Credit: Clancy Creative/Amica Newport Marathon Newport, RI - The results are in, and the Amica Newport Marathon has been recognized by RaceRaves as the top...

Marathoners and Half Marathoners complete Amica Newport Marathon and Half Marathon

While the overcast weather wasn’t ideal for Fall sightseeing, the cooler temperatures were welcomed by the 2,650 runners who completed the Amica Newport Marathon...

4 Great Places to Run in Rhode Island

Now that one or two local road races are one your calendar, it’s time to get outside and get your training miles in. But...

Newport Gulls: Fifth class of Hall of Famers selected

Newport, RI - Seven Newport Gulls Alumnus will enter the Newport Gulls Hall of Fame on February 2, 2019, according to a press release...

Newport Bermuda Race opening headquarters in downtown Newport for 2020 Race

The Bermuda Race Organizing Committee announced today that the headquarters for the next running of the 635-mile Newport Bermuda Race will be...

Registration opens for 2019 Amica Newport Marathon and Half Marathon

Newport, RI - Registration is open for the 2019 Amica Newport Marathon and Half Marathon, which will be held on Sunday, October 13th, 2019....

Le Grand Bleu, One of World’s Largest Private Yachts, Arrives in...

The 371-foot long Le Grand Bleu, one of the largest private yachts in the world, arrived in Newport on Tuesday, July 11th. Le Grand Bleu was...

New York Yacht Club will host Offshore World Championship in Newport...

Offshore World Championship Returns to North America Sarasota, FL  - The Offshore Racing Congress (ORC) working in cooperation with the Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC)...

Newport Marathon: 171 Aquidneck Islanders among the 3,000 runners registered to...

(Photo: Clancy Creative/Newport Marathon) Newport, RI - It’s the annual Amica Newport Marathon, and runners from across the country and around the globe will be in...

America’s Cup boatbuilding will return to Rhode Island

New York Yacht Club American Magic (“American Magic”), the U.S. sailing team challenging for the 36th America’s Cup, announced plans on Thursday via a press release...

International Tennis Hall of Fame opens museum collection to digital users

Newport, RI - From white Victorian tennis garb of the 1800s to Ted Tinling’s bold 1970s tennis dresses to custom kits from global brands worn...

Newport National Golf Club Has Been Sold

Newport National Golf Club, one of New England’s finest golf courses, has been sold to Combined Properties, Inc. Combined Properties, Inc. announced the purchase of...

2018 Citizens Bank Pell Bridge Run raises more than $160,000 for...

Newport, RI – While many Rhode Islanders remained cozy in their beds on Sunday morning, more than 2,600 runners and walkers crossed the Claiborne Pell...

Sailing Team roster released by New York Yacht Club’s American Magic,...

New York Yacht Club American Magic, the U.S. sailing team challenging for the 36th America’s Cup has announced an initial roster of 17 sailors...

100 boats lap Jamestown in 91st Annual Conanicut Yacht Club Around...

Photo: Kate Wilson/ risingT media Under sunny skies and a building sea breeze, one hundred yachts ranging from 80 to 22 feet sailed 18 miles...

NY Times Journalist Christopher Clarey and Wilson Sporting Goods honored by...

Newport, RI - During finals weekend of the US Open, the International Tennis Hall of Fame's Legends Ball presented by BNP Paribas drew a crowd...

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