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    The 51st Newport Bermuda Race

    will start Friday, June 15th 2018

ORR aims to promote participation and fairness across a broad spectrum of boat designs. (Talbot WIlson)

Bermuda Race FAQs: The ORR — what it is, why we use it

The Newport Bermuda Race is dedicated to safe sailing and fair racing: Make sure the competitors are as safe as they can be. That’s why the Bermuda Race Organizing Committee has a rigorous process of inspection and qualifications. Make sure...

Bulletin #5 – Entry System now open for data prepopulation

  In this Bulletin: Entry System now open for data prepopulation Chairman’s Holiday Message Thanks to our Sponsors Entry System now open for data prepopulation The Bermuda Race Organizing Committee is pleased to announce that the “Entry System” is now...

Bulletin #4

In this Bulletin: Chairman’s update Awards & Special Prizes Weather & Sea State symposium Safety at Sea seminars Spotlight on Competitors Thanks to our Sponsors Chairman’s update Hello sailors, friends and fans of the Bermuda Race! I’ll keep this update very brief. ...
CCA Safety at Sea

Safety at Sea Seminar in Newport, March 10-11, 2018

     The Cruising Club of America’s pre-race Safety at Sea seminar will be held again in Newport, RI on Saturday and Sunday, March 10th & 11th.  Registration is now open. This training is required for 30% of all racing crew members.  Please...
Chairman Brewin

Bulletin #3

In this Bulletin: Welcome from the Chairman Personal AIS overboard beacon discounts Safety at Sea seminar dates U.S Customs & Border Control information Bermuda Border Control hours in Newport Welcome from the Chairman Hello sailors, friends and fans of the Bermuda...
Personal AIS Overboard Beacon

Personal AIS Overboard Beacon Discounts available

Personal AIS devices are required for all crew members for the 2018 race.  We are very pleased to announce that Mark Lenci of the CCA Safety at Sea committee has arranged with three different suppliers an opportunity to receive discounts...
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Bulletin #2

Bulletin #2 – Safety Requirements Amendments released. November 14, 2017 – The Bermuda Race Organizing Committee (BROC) has released amended versions of the Safety Requirements (NBRSR) for both monohulls and multihulls.  These documents are now posted on the Official Notice Board at http://bermudarace.com/entry/official-notice-board/...
Moderator Bruce Brown demonstrates a life raft at a safety seminar.(Rousmaniere)

Safety and Training Requirement Updates

The 2018 Newport Bermuda Race Safety Requirements (NBRSR) include changes to both the Safety at Sea training requirements and Personal AIS Beacons. Newport Bermuda Race Safety at Sea training requirements and how to meet them. For the 2018 race, the requirements have...
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