Bermuda Race News

Historic Prizes: The Herbert L. Stone Memorial Trophy

The 108-year-old Newport Bermuda Race is enriched by its tradition of presenting many historic trophies. Here is the story of one of them. The Herbert L. Stone Memorial Trophy, presented to the first yacht to finish in the Cruising Division,...

February 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...

Philip Dickey: Lessons Learned of a First-Time Skipper

In June 2012 I sailed the Newport Bermuda Race with an amateur crew in my Swan 46 Flying Lady.  I had crewed in 2006 and 2008 in Ray Gincavage’s Baltic 48 Fury, but this was my first race as skipper....

Early Newport Bermuda Race Applications Point to Large Fleet

Two weeks after the opening of registration for the 2014 Newport Bermuda Race, Applications for Entry are coming in at a rate that indicates a strong turnout on the starting line off Castle Hill on June 20.  As of Sunday,...

Race Entry Now Open

Racers may now submit their Application For Entry at the Race Entry Portal. For faster service in the future, use the text link in the top right corner of any BermudaRace.com page.

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...

Bermuda Race Entry Portal Opens Monday, Jan 13

The 2014 Newport Bermuda Race opens for online registration on Monday, January 13. Captains wishing to sail in the 49th running of the offshore classic may apply for entry on the race’s official website, www.BermudaRace.com, using the Entry Portal.  The deadline...

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...

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...