Race the State


Event Date

Sun, Aug 7, 2016


Newport, RI


About This Activity

Race the State is a multi-sport race that will challenge competitors to race across a U.S. state. The second edition of the race will span Rhode Island August 7, 2016.

Race the State is a 53-mile course made up of 5 legs involving four different disciplines: Running, Paddle boarding, Kayaking & Cycling. The race takes competitors border to border across the state of Rhode Island. You can register as an individual, 2-person, 3-person, 4-person or 5-person team.

eg 1: 3.8 Mile Run - Tiverton

Leg 2: 1 Mile SUP - Fogland Beach, Tiverton

Leg 3: 12.3 Mile Run - Sandy Point, Portsmouth to Fort Adams, Newport

Leg 4: 5.6 Mile Kayak - Fort Adams to Narragansett with a portage in Jamestown

Leg 5: 28.5 Mile Bike - Narragansett to Westerly

CLICK HERE for an interactive course map to plan your route.

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