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October 18, 2018

Volvo Ocean Race

Success of Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover Has Many Hoping For a More Impactful Second Visit

Written by Sean McNeill – Photo by Dan Nerney/Sail Newport Although it was the next-to-last day of October, there were good vibes reminiscent of last spring swirling around the Rhode Island State House on Friday. And then Governor Gina Raimondo told everyone why. “We’re here to announce that the Volvo Ocean Race is coming back

Volvo Ocean Race Newport

Volvo Ocean Race to Sail Back into Rhode Island for Only North American Stop in May 2018

The following is an official press release from Sail Newport/Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover. PROVIDENCE, R.I. (October 30, 2015) – Governor Gina M. Raimondo, in partnership with Speaker Nicholas Mattiello and Senate President Paiva Weed, joined Volvo Ocean Race and Sail Newport today to announce the return of the Volvo Ocean Race to Newport in

Fort Adams

Sail Newport Will Celebrate Successful Year With a Party on September 26th

Sail Newport will hold a fundraising party on Saturday, September 26 starting 7 p.m.at Fort Adams State Park. The “Wow – What a Season!” event will celebrate Sail Newport’s highly successful year. Starting with the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover in May, their success continued throughout the summer with record-breaking regattas and sailing programs and the

Google Earth Newport

Google Earth Took Most Recent Satellite Images Of Newport at The Perfect Time

Google took new satellite imagery of Newport for Google Earth during a historic moment in the The City By The Sea’s history, during the 2015 Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover. Newport hosted the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover for the very first time from May 5 – 17th, 2015, the event was a great success and attracted