Newport Pre-Race Headquarters
New York Yacht Club - Harbour Court
The New York Yacht Club’s Sailing Center, located at the Harbour Court clubhouse at 5 Halidon Avenue, Newport, is the pre-race headquarters for the 2012 Newport Bermuda Race.
Race Headquarters Schedule - Sailing Center
Tue: 1000 - 1700
Wed: 1000 - 1600
Tue 0830 - 1630
Wed 0830 -1630
Thur 1000 - 2000
Harbour Court Club House
Newport Bermuda Race participants may enjoy use of Harbour Court during the week of Sunday, June 10, through Friday, June 15. A guest card may be arranged at the Quartermaster’s desk, located in the entry foyer of the clubhouse, or by email at email@example.com. The card entitles use of the club’s restaurant and bar and should be presented to service staff upon arrival. All charges will be settled by credit card.
The Bolero Grill
The Bolero Grill, the club’s casual dining restaurant, is open Monday through Sunday for lunch and dinner. Reservations are accepted for parties of eight or more.
New England Lobster Dinner
Thursday, June 14
On Thursday, June 14, from 1800 to 2100 the New York Yacht Club will host a special New England Lobster Dinner in honor of the race. The price is $60 per person, including service. Reservations are required and may be made by calling (401) 846-1000 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Casual dress is permitted during the daytime hours and in the evening in the Bolero Grill and the Sailor’s Terrace overlooking the harbor. Denim blue jeans are not permitted and collared shirts are required after 1800 hours.
Private Dining Rooms
Private dining rooms are available throughout the week and may be reserved through the Special Events office, at email@example.com