Outdoors & Recreation

A Look at What’s New in the Business of Boating

Salt water runs in the veins of captains and crews and is also something sought out by novice boaters who are looking to ready their sea legs.

Paddler On a Mission for Veterans

For Joseph Mullin, a 66-year-old veteran of the United States Navy, the journey is as important as the destination, and last week his own journey brought him to Sag Harbor.

Sag Harbor Cup Returns with Added Style

There will be one standout this year when the race sets off in the waters off Sag Harbor on June 2. The Blue Peter, to be sure, is no ordinary sailboat.

Bringing Fitness Back to the Outdoors

Getting back to the simplicity of the outdoors and the experience of physical movement, Hamptons Gym Corp. is launching their new Outdoor Division with championship windsurfer Jesper Vesterstroem at the helm.

In Otter News … Lontra Canadensis Makes a Comeback

Back in 2008, wildlife biologist Mike Bottini spent a lot of time searching ponds, creeks and waterways throughout Long Island in search of a most illusive species — Lontra canadensis, a.k.a. the river otter.

Up Close, and Virtual, with Colleen Saidman Yee

Colleen Saidman Yee is coming into your living room, “live.”

Lace Up For Katy’s Courage Skate-A-Thon

Katy’s Courage, the non-profit created in memory of Kathryn Collins Stewart, will host its seventh annual Skate-A-Thon at Buckskill Winter Club, 178 Buckskill Road in East Hampton, on Sunday, March 4.

SOFO Leads a Night-Time Search for the Elusive Tiger Salamander

The procession of about 20 people was there in hopes of encountering the eastern tiger salamander, or Ambystoma tigrinum, the largest of the so-called mole salamanders.

Breakwater Sailors Place Second at Grenada Sailing Week

Lilee Fell, Liz Joyce and Sara Nightingale represented Sag Harbor in the classic yacht division at Grenada Sailing Week.

Core Kinetics Combines Cardio with Martial Arts at Hamptons Gym

Introducing Core Kinetics with Carrie Kremlpler, the fitness class melds boxing, kickboxing and Muay Thai combinations with body weight moves and 30-second cardio spikes in a 50- to 60-minute class geared to all fitness levels.

SYS Provides Warmth and Activity in Winter Months

Southampton Youth Services (SYS) executive director Scott Johnson heads up the multi-use athletic facility that is open seven days a week year-round.

Set Aside Time for Wellbeing During the Holidays

Yoga Shanti is reminding people to take a moment, and a breath, to set aside sometime for your own wellbeing with their annual Thanksgiving Day yoga class.

Creatures of the Night at Mashomack

When the sun goes down, they come out to play — owls, snakes, geckos, bats, tarantulas and even leopards, to name a few.

Qigong Grandmaster Coming to Amagansett

Sandra Geehring Foster, owner and operator of SGF Acupuncture in Amagansett, has been collaborating with Master Ou for the last five years.

Sailing “Club” Could Soon Return to Mecox

The old club, which once sat at the edge of potato fields, was now surrounded by mansions,

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Closing Set for July 24 on “Steinbeck Park” Waterfront Parcel

Developer Jay Bialsky confirmed on Monday that everything was in order for a closing on Wednesday, July 24, on the 1.25-acre parcel he has agreed to sell to the Town of Southampton’s Community Preservation Fund for $10.5 million.

Cops: Man Was Boating While Intoxicated When He Crashed Boat In North Haven

An intoxicated captain crashed his 39-foot boat into a dock in North Haven late Saturday evening, injuring himself and two passengers on board, according to Southampton Town Police.

‘Magic Jews’ Come to Southampton Arts Center

Allan Zola Kronzek's part-illustrated talk and part-magic performance about the lives of eight Jewish performers will take place on Monday, July 22.