Patriot, American Magic’s second AC75, lands in Auckland

By Will Ricketson, Communications Director for New York Yacht Club American Magic Auckland, New Zealand - New York Yacht Club American Magic, a Challenger for the 36th America's Cup, took delivery...

Ida Lewis Yacht Club recognized by Newport City Council

Newport, RI - On Monday, August 31 at Ida Lewis Yacht Club (ILYC), members of the 2019 12mR World Championship Organizing Authority were recognized by the City of Newport with a Resolution...

Sailing Salute to Hometown Heroes: Teams from Newport Hospital, Fire & Police to race...

Written by: Julie Lassy, America's Cup Charters America’s Cup Charters is pleased to host The Hometown Heroes Regatta. Wednesday, September 9, 2020, 12:30-4:30 pm. In recognition...

The Ocean Race to host a Summit on ocean health in Newport on September...

Source: The Ocean Race The next edition of The Ocean Race Summits will be an engaging, interactive, virtual conference, based out of Newport, RI, where the Summit concept was pioneered...

Sail For Hope to take place on September 12, will benefit three local nonprofits

By Kim Cooper, Sail Newport Every year since the 9-11 terrorist attacks on the U.S., Rhode Island's sailing community has gathered to fundraise for others in need with the...

New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta moved to October

Source: New York Yacht Club NEWPORT, R.I. – Sail long enough and you're sure to have a leg where all factors conspire against you: the wind, the tide,...

93rd Conanicut Yacht Club Around the Island Race is on

By Kate Wilson Somers In a summer of social distancing, getting out on the water has been a release for many sailors. Conanicut Yacht Club's Annual Around-the-Island Race on...

Ida Lewis Distance Race: A triumph in trying times

A total of 65 boats started the 2020 Ida Lewis Distance Race presented by Jeanneau America on Saturday, August 15 in a building northeasterly that dished out 20-22 knots of breeze (and a few knock-down gusts)...

11th Hour Racing Team arrive in Newport after Atlantic crossing

After thirteen days at sea, 11th Hour Racing Team have arrived home to Newport after a successful delivery from Concarneau, France. Their refurbished 60-foot monohull, skippered by Charlie Enright (USA), slipped into...

Ida Lewis Distance Race: Record-breaking number of entrants for summer favorite

The Ida Lewis Distance Race presented by Jeanneau America and scheduled for Saturday, August 15, has a record-breaking 74 entries, indicating how much sailors are itching to compete and embrace any and all event modifications that the...

Mayflower II cancels Newport visit

Mayflower II was scheduled to depart New Bedford's State Pier on Thursday morning, August 6, for a planned port visit to Newport's Fort Adams State Park. The ship was originally scheduled to...

Next edition of The Ocean Race moved to 2022-2023

Organisers of The Ocean Race have confirmed the next edition of the Race will start from Alicante, Spain, in October 2022 and finish in Genova, Italy, in the summer of 2023 during...

COVID-19 forces cancellation of 2020 Resolute Cup

Today, the New York Yacht Club announced that the sixth edition of the Resolute Cup, a Corinthian Championship for U.S. Yacht Clubs, will be canceled. The regatta was scheduled for September 14...

2020 Online Newport Bermuda winners declared

By Newport Bermuda Media(St. David’s Lighthouse, Bermuda) June 23, 2020—A large fleet of virtual sailboats completed the 2020 Online Newport Bermuda Race off the east end of Bermuda between last night and...

New York Yacht Club’s 166th Annual Regatta moved to August 28-30

by Stuart Streuli, Director of Communications for New York Yacht Club The most enduring event in North American sailing got off to an inauspicious start on July 16, 1846....

Save The Date: 29th Block Island Race Week scheduled for June 21 – 25,...

While many races on the 2020 calendar have been canceled or are in doubt, we would all like to have something to look forward to. So with one year to go, we...

400+ boats set sail in 2020 online Bermuda Race today

By Newport Bermuda Race Media Team Instead of 200 boats starting the 52nd Newport Bermuda Race today as planned, a digital version will begin off Castle Hill Lighthouse at 1pm...

National Sailing Hall of Fame and America’s Cup Hall of Fame will join forces...

The National Sailing Hall of Fame and Herreshoff Marine Museum & America’s Cup Hall of Fame announced on Tuesday their partnership to "open an America’s Cup Hall of Fame location in Newport".

Online Bermuda Race begins June 19

By Newport Bermuda Race Media The 52nd running of the “Thrash to the Onion Patch” has been postponed until 2022, but a fleet will nonetheless set sail to Bermuda on...

2020 Clagett Regattas postponed until 2021

After considerable assessment and review, the board of the C. Thomas Clagett, Jr. Memorial Clinic and Regatta have determined that due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation, the 2020 Clagett Regatta in Newport and...

COVID-19 forces cancellation of 2020 ORC/IRC World Championship

by New York Yacht Club Despite a strong entry list from the United States and abroad, and the exhaustive efforts of the New York Yacht Club along with the...

Storm Trysail Club’s 75th Block Island Race postponed to 2021

Storm Trysail Club today announced that the 75th Block Island Race has been postponed to May 28, 201. "Storm Trysail Club has been monitoring conditions since our last communication...

Ida Lewis Distance Race changes date to August 15

The Ida Lewis Yacht Club today announced that it has scheduled its annual Ida Lewis Distance Race to start on Saturday, August 15 rather than the previously announced Friday, August 14 date.

Safe Harbor Newport Shipyard welcoming yachts to Newport

Safe Harbor Newport Shipyard announced today that they are beginning to welcome and hear from yachts. "Yachts making their journeys to New England for the summer season are starting...

Clagett Regatta named official charitable partner of 2020 Newport International Boat Show

Newport Exhibition Group, owners and producers of the Newport International Boat Show, announced today that the C. Thomas Clagett, Jr. Memorial Clinic and Regatta is the official Charitable Partner of the 2020...