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Yachts that do not meet set deadlines in the entry process will face time penalties instead of monetary penalties in 2014. Shown here os Gibbs Hill Lighthouse Class 10 in a rare spinnaker start in the 2012 Newport Bermuda Race. Copyright 2012 Daniel Forster/PPL

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January Newsletter

Greetings Sailors, This Bermuda Race Organizing Committee (BROC) newsletter is designed to keep you abreast of developments for the 2014 Newport Bermuda Race®. This is an informal document and to the extent any information herein differs from that in formal...
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December Newsletter

This Bermuda Race Organizing Committee (BROC) newsletter is designed to keep you abreast of developments for the 2014 Newport Bermuda Race®.  This is an informal document and to the extent any information herein differs from that in formal race documents...
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Special Presentations Added to March CCA-Bermuda Race Safety Weekend

Several special presentations have been added to the Cruising Club of America-Newport Bermuda Race Safety Weekend on March 15-16, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Goat Island, Newport, R.I. Always highly regarded and well-attended, this year’s Safety Weekend features a...
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November Newsletter

The following newsletter was emailed to subscribers.  To receive periodic emails similar to this one, sign up at the very bottom of our website. Notice of Race Posted The Notice of Race (.pdf) for the 2014 Newport Bermuda Race® has been...
(L-R) The Gibbs Hill Lighthouse Trophy, The North Rock Beacon Trophy and The St David's Lighhouse Trophy

Notice of Race and Safety Requirements Posted

The Bermuda Race Organizing Committee has posted the Notice of Race for the 2014 Newport Bermuda Race® in the race documents area. The Newport Bermuda Race Safety Requirements have also been posted. These requirements are based on US Sailing’s new...
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Inspector Training Seminar

Seventeen Newport Bermuda Race Inspectors gathered at Brewer Pilots Point Marina in Westbrook, CT on Sunday, September 8 for the first inspector training seminar before the next Bermuda Race, which starts on June 20, 2014. Led by Chief Inspector John...
Bermuda Race hopefuls learn race preparation tactics at first Brewer Yacht Yards first preparation seminar.

Brewer Hosts First Race Preparedness Seminar

On September 7, Brewer Yacht Yards hosted a Newport Bermuda Race Offshore Preparedness Seminar that focused on helping first-time competitors get a head-start on race preparation and boat optimization for the 2014 Newport Bermuda Race, which starts on June 20...
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Sinn Fein Recovers from Super Storm Sandy

Sailing with a crew of family and friends headed by Pete Rebovich, of the Raritan (N.J.) Yacht Club, Sinn Fein won the St. David’s Light Trophy in 2006 and 2008 and was always among the top boats. Then came super...