Endorsed by Curators:
NOTE THE 0615 START TIME!!!!
This will be a 3-loop run starting/finishing at Run Newport! Parking is free until 10am - after 10am they begin to put ticket stubs on the car and they will need to be validated over at Run Newport to give you free parking until 11am! Take advantage of our 20% team discount at Run Newport once they open!!!
(1) 8-Mile Ft. Adams Loop: http://www.usatf.org/routes/view.asp?rID=581067
DESCRIPTION OF ROUTE: We'll meet in the Run Newport Parking Lot (south side entrance) and run down Thames Street all the way to Wellington Ave. Then we'll snake our way around Wellington Ave to Harrison Ave and over to the Ft. Adams entrance. We'll then run counter-clockwise around the Fort before exiting left and back onto Harrison Ave. Follow Harrison Ave back all the way to Carroll/Thames Street (i.e. don't go down Wellington Ave). We'll then run back down Thames Street to complete the 7.75 Mile Loop.
(2) 5-Mile Loop: http://www.usatf.org/routes/view.asp?rID=581068
DESCRIPTION OF ROUTE: From Run Newport, we'll be running up Washington Square/Touro St. to Bellevue Ave. We'll make a left onto Memorial Drive and run down the hill to the beginning of the Cliff Walk. We'll then run on the Cliff Walk all the way to Ruggles Ave (Breakers Mansion). We'll then make a right on Ruggles Ave and run down to Coggeshall Ave. Then its a right on Coggeshall (turns into Spring) and we'll run on Spring across Memorial Ave and all the way back to Touro Street. Then we'll make a left down the hill and head back to Run Newport to finish out the 5 Miles!
(3) 3-Mile Loop: http://www.usatf.org/routes/view.asp?rID=578155
DESCRIPTION OF ROUTE:After we return to Run Newport, we'll continue across America's Cup and down Long Wharf and Washington Street and then make a left and head over to Goat Island. We'll then make a loop around the northern end of Goat Island (around the Hyatt Hotel) and back over the bridge. We'll then make a left onto Washington Street and run down towards the Newport Bridge (w/ a quick out and back on the pier near the bridge). We'll loop around the end of Washington Street and head back down 2nd street back towards America's Cup and the Visitor Center. Then we'll cross the street here and back to Run Newport!How to find us:Meet in the Parking Lot in front of Run Newport!