We are proud to announce that three of our events were recently recognized alongside some of the best races in the Northeast by Competitor Magazine in their annual "Best Of" voting. The Newport Marathon was voted as "Best Half Marathon" and as having the "Best Race...

Despite foggy weather over Aquidneck Island, the Newport Night Run held on April 1, was a resounding success. More than 650 enthusiastic runners took to a newly designed course beginning and ending at Rogers High School with such Newport landmarks as Ocean Drive and Hazard...

As we cross the finish line in 2015, we felt it was appropriate to look at the course we conquered this past year. All told, it was a banner year for Gray Matter Marketing as we added several new events, traveled to many new markets,...

On October 25th, 2015, 3,500 walkers, runners, athletes, and families participated in the 5th annual Citizens Bank Pell Bridge Run. The event lived up to its name, allowing participants the unique opportunity to cross Newport’s iconic Pell Bridge on foot, while helping to raise more...

The Newport Marathon, held October 11, was a tremendous success. More than 2,000 runners from across the country enjoyed a beautiful day in Rhode Island, while helping raise more than $65,000 for local non-profit organizations. Gray Matter Marketing donated $50,000 to five local charities and...

Calling all beer fans! The 4th annual Cape Cod Brew Fest returns to Cape Cod with more than 75 craft breweries and hundreds of unique beers. Guests can also expect vendors, food trucks and live music. Cape Cod’s largest craft beer festival kicks off on...

Portland, Maine and its surrounding communities is home to some of the best craft beer in the country. As such, it was a perfect stop on our nationwide Craft Brew Race tour. On Saturday, June 27, hundreds of runners, joggers, and walkers lined up for...