Sports

    Going into Saturday’s 63rd Artists and Writers Softball Game, the opposing camps were in a dead heat in games played since 1988, with the Writers (who lead 25-18-1 in the modern era) and Artists each having won 11, with...
    Mike Bunce, who plays on Boston’s Super League rugby side, won the Pump and Run contest Mike Bahel put on at the Atlantic Avenue Beach in Amagansett on Aug. 17, pressing 125 pounds (60 percent of his body weight) 55 times...
    When the first roughly 20 people first worked their way across the open ocean as part of Paddlers for Humanity back in 2005, most were in kayaks or prone paddling on boards, and only one woman, Marilyn Suder, made the trip....

Saturday, August 27 PADDLING, Paddlers 4 Humanity’s 18-mile open water paddle from Montauk to Block Island, Montauk Lighthouse, 6:30 a.m. Sunday, August 28 HAMPTON CLASSIC, opening day, beginning with leadline classes in the Grand Prix...

Classic’s Coming     The weeklong Hampton Classic Horse Show opens at the 60-acre Snake Hollow Road, Bridgehampton, showgrounds on Sunday with a day of competition for local riders, beginning with leadline and short stirrup...
    Romaine Gordon of the B-East Fitness Studio said following Saturday afternoon’s spin at Amagansett Square to benefit the Max Cure Foundation, that given the brief time she had to put the event together, it had, thanks...
    Before he entered Gardiner’s Bay early Saturday morning for the Volunteer Ocean Rescue Squad’s half-mile swim John Conner, who was an international-class miler and 800 runner before being struck by a truck on a...
    Although the Travis Field memorial softball tournament drew 14 teams this year rather than the 15 it had in 2010, “the competition is a lot, lot tougher,” said Brian Anderson, one of the popular four-year-old tourney...
    Justin Kulchinsky, 38, who 15 years ago recorded the 1996 Montauk triathlon’s fastest 10K run split, covering the hilly 6.2-mile course in 34 minutes and 2 seconds on his way to a fourth-place finish, reappeared on the...

Thursday, August 18 SWIMMING, showing of “Raiders Of The Lost Ark,” benefit East Hampton Y.M.C.A. RECenter Hurricanes swim team, Havens Beach, Sag Harbor, 6 p.m. SLOW-PITCH, playoffs, game three of women’s final, if necessary,...
August 7, 1986     This season, Howard Wood, who does his own salary negotiating now, and who has “played every position except guard,” returns to Spain’s “A” professional basketball league, with...
    This past season, Maggie Pizzo, a pert but tough lacrosse midfielder who is about to enter her sophomore year at East Hampton High School, was the leading scorer on Bonac’s lacrosse team, which barely missed the playoffs,...
    The summer’s athletic pace picks up this weekend, what with open water swims in Gardiner’s Bay, road races in Southampton and Amagansett, and a softball tournament at the Terry King ball field on tap, to be followed...