Bermuda Race News


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
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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Bulletin #1

Bulletin #1 – Notice of Race and Safety Requirements for the 2018 Newport Bermuda posted. September 12, 2017 – The Bermuda Race Organizing Committee (B.R.O.C.) has posted to the Official Notice Board at the Notice of Race and Safety Requirements for Monohulls and...
Class 2 St. David's Lighthouse Division start at the Newport to Bermuda Race 2012.

North American Offshore Sailors Study

  Dear Bermuda Race Participants and Friends, This is an important request, especially for NBR racers, and I strongly encourage you to participate in the survey described below. This season, the Newport-Bermuda Race and a few of North America’s premier...