With a brighter, wider, and more efficient workout space, the Hamptons Gym Corp.’s newly renovated East Hampton Gym reopened on May 16 after being closed since April 5. Bruce Cotter, the owner of the Hamptons Gym Corp.’s three locations, said the changes made the gym more responsive to the needs of athletes and casual fitness-seekers alike.
Frank Ackley, who once played on a pro tennis satellite circuit in Africa — packing it in when he thought he might wind up eating zebra meat — won his first national tournament the other day, in doubles, with his new partner, Mike Dickens, of Melbourne, Fla.
Using a pair of blue safety scissors, Dennis Ruiz III, who is 6, cut the ribbon Friday morning on the new junior sports field at the Eleanor Whitmore Early Childhood Center in East Hampton. He swung open the gate and stepped inside, where he was met with smiles, applause, and the song “If You’re Happy and You Know It” from the center’s students,...
After having dropped three in a row, one of them to a Westhampton Beach team that was a marvel in transition, the East Hampton High School girls lacrosse squad bounced back Monday to defeat Elwood-John Glenn 12-11 in a game that was riveting throughout.
Erik Engstrom, who East Hampton High School’s boys cross-country coach, Kevin Barry, has said is the hardest-working and best runner he’s ever mentored, signed a letter of intent at the high school Friday to attend the University of Massachusetts.
As he did last year, Nick Lemon, 23, won Saturday’s Bridgehampton Half- Marathon, again leaving the sold-out field in the dust, in 1 hour, 10 minutes, and 40 seconds, slightly slower than his 2015 time — and personal record to date — of 1:10:15.