Newport Logistics

NYYC Sailing Center at Harbour Court, Newport RI

NYYC Sailing Center at Harbour Court, Newport RI.
Dan Nerney Photo

Newport Race Headquarters

New York Yacht Club’s Harbour Court (Newport, RI)

5 Halidon Avenue, Newport, RI.
The Newport Bermuda race has contracted New York Yacht Club’s Newport, RI clubhouse to provide temporary headquarters for the 2014 race.  Registration, media center, internet café and basic office services available to racers. P: 401 537-9156 F: 401 537-9157

Race Registration: Sun, June 15 1200-1600 | Mon-Tue, June 16-17 0900-1700 | Wed, June 18 1000-1600

Immigration: Tue June 17 0900-1700 | Wed June 18 0900-1700 | Thur June 19 1000-2000
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Newport Shipyard, Official Shipyard of Newport Bermuda Race.  Billy Black Photo

Newport Shipyard, Official Shipyard of Newport Bermuda Race. Billy Black Photo

Official Shipyard

Newport Shipyard

Full service yacht yard featuring dockage, 330 ton lift, cafe and full marine engineering services.  Also the site of the Gosling’s Party.  Details available Spring 2014.


Shipping container space available to transfer gear to Bermuda

Shipping container space available to transfer gear to Bermuda

Shipping Container to Bermuda

Loads at Newport Yachting Center

A commercial shipping company has been contracted to assist captains and crews wishing to send gear, sails, etc to Bermuda.

Loading of 4 20′ containers takes place at Newport Yachting Center on June 18 from 0900-1700, and June 19 from 0800-1600.  (Gear will be available at RBYC on June 23.)

Return shipping available: loading June 26 & 27 from 1000-1700 in Bermuda with expected arrival in Portsmouth, RI (New England Boatworks) on July 7.

Note that captains must request space in the containers before June 3 using the form below:
Bermuda Race Shipping Container Form (.pdf)

Resources for Families and Crew Visiting Newport

Newport County Convention & Visitor’s Bureau
Comprehensive information about visiting Newport

Destination Newport
More information about Newport, including a section on dockage, marinas and moorings

RI Yachting.com
On-line resource for Rhode Island yachting news, information, and resources for the visiting yachtsman

RI Marinas
Lots of information about marinas throughout Rhode Island

PortBook Directory – Newport
A wealth of information useful to yachts in Newport — Marine services, restaurants, lodgings, sailmakers, caterers, marinas,  marine suppliers, diesel mechanics, electrical services, etc.