Block Island Half Marathon canceled

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 1:00pm

The following message was provided by Block Island Recreation Director Dave Sniffen on Tuesday, Sept. 15:

Hello Block Island and beyond!

Due to Covid-19 precautions, we have decided to cancel the upcoming Block Island Half Marathon. While we are very saddened to make this announcement, we feel it is in the best interest of safety for all involved. If you have signed up for this race already, please contact us at to request a refund or deferment.


David Sniffen

Block Island Recreation Director

Town of New Shoreham