Outdoors & Recreation

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,

Mashashimuet Park Up for State Grant

The Park and Recreation Association of Sag Harbor has applied for a $10,000 state grant to support efforts for a new playground at Mashashimuet Park.

Finding the Time to Be Fit, for Mom

Don’t let the stroller throw you off. Hamptons Fit4Mom is bringing the burn and, the best part is, your kids can come, too.

A Chance To Talk About Cars Draws Crowds to Bridgehampton

The free show, sponsored by Bridge Events and the historical society, followed an invitation-only gathering on Saturday at the Bridge golf club.

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In this week’s edition of 27Speaks, the editors talk about East End restaurants, how they survived the early part of the COVID-19 pandemic, and how they hope to fare in the weeks and months to come.

Roadside Attraction: Hans Van de Bovenkamp’s Sculptural Driving Tour

At age 82, Hans Van de Bovenkamp has a twinkle in his eye. Shades of gray tease at the sides of his full, shaggy hair, but it holds its color. His sense of adventure is sharp, his laughter contagious, his creative mind vibrant. Even still, “Now, I’m the old guy,” the sculptor said with a laugh from his longtime home and studio in Sagaponack.

Amy Zerner Channels Feminine Energy in These Troubled Times

iven what’s going on in the world, it seems somehow poetic that just two weeks before the opening of Amy Zerner’s new art exhibition at MM Fine Art in Southampton, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg would pass away. That’s because Zerner’s art is centered on goddesses and is imbued with the spirit and energy of strong feminine power, just like Justice Ginsburg, who was arguably this country’s most powerful living female icon.