April 16, 2022 Newport, RI 02840 US Directions
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Race through the Daffodils on this award winning, scenic, seaside course!
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Events

Marathon

$95 7:30AM EDT - 3:30PM EDT Price increases after December 31, 2021 at 11:59pm EST

Half Marathon

$65 7:45AM EDT - 1:30PM EDT Price increases after December 31, 2021 at 11:59pm EST

5k

$30 8:00AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT Price increases after December 31, 2021 at 11:59pm EST

The Beach Mile

$15 12:00PM EDT - 12:30PM EDT Registration ends April 15, 2022 at 11:59pm EDT

Virtual Full Marathon

$50 Registration ends April 16, 2022 at 11:59pm EDT

Virtual Half Marathon

$50 Registration ends April 16, 2022 at 11:59pm EDT

Virtual 5k

$20 Registration ends April 16, 2022 at 11:59pm EDT
Description

Join us in the City-by-the-Sea for this stunning marathon, half marathon and 5k.  Newport Rhode Races partners with the upcoming Annual Newport Daffodil Days Festival to give you a true Spring Newport Experience. Our courses will pass along many of the over 1,200,000 starting to bloom around the City by the Sea. (We'll call it Dash through the Daffodils!)

The Marathon will start at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, April 16, 2022 at Easton's Beach in Newport, RI. The Half Marathon will start at 7:45 a.m. from the same location.  The 5k will follow at 8:00 am - all from the same beautiful seaside start. 

Beach Mile will start at noontime, on the beach adjacent to the finish line.  It is an out and back on Easton’s Beach, finishing under the Race Arch.  As the race is on the beach, please plan for uneven surfaces, beach debris, seaweed, shells, all those wonderful items that we love about the ocean.  This will be part of the challenge of completing the course.

The marathon course is USATF certified and is a Boston Marathon Qualifier.

Please respect our native environment - STAY OFF THE DUNES, use trash receptacles, and recycle as much as possible. 

Please Note: Newport Rhode Races will be happening rain or shine. Because of the logistics of planning for a race of this size, we cannot offer refunds for any reason. In the event that weather is severe enough to create an unsafe environment for participants, organizers will cancel the event with no refunds issued.  

For more information visit our event website, RhodeRaces.com
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FAQs - please visit this link for a complete list of FAQs.

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

There are no age restrictions but you must show your ID when picking up your bib.

Is my race registration transferrable?

Yes - you can transfer your bib, transfer your race entry to select other races in our portfolio within one year, or defer your entry to next year's race. Transfer and deferral requests must be received before online registration closes, typically 2 days before race day.  Please visit this link for steps to complete this procedure.

How do I check on my race registration?

Please visit RunSignup.com/profile to verify your race entry and make any changes - profile updates, upgrades/downgrades, transfers, deferrals, etc.

Where and when is packet pick up?

Times are located on our website at this link. Please note - race packets MUST be picked up in advance of race day unless you have reserved RACE DAY packet pick up during the registration process. 

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You can email us at info@rhoderaces.us or call 401.427.7764

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at https://rhoderaces.com/events/newport/.

Place
175 Memorial Blvd
Easton's Beach
Newport, RI US 02840
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Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the Newport Rhode Races.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.

Send-a-Cheer

  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
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ROAD RUNNERS CLUB OF AMERICA

This event is directed by an RRCA Certified Race Director.  Additionally, as a Certified Race Director, we will do everything within our power to ensure we conduct ourselves and our events with a high degree of ethical standards and professional conduct.

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