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 6.12:  1200-1600; Mon 6.13: 0900-1700; Tue 6.14: 0900-1700; Wed, 6.15 0900-1600
Immigration details TBA.
Bring these items with you 

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.  


Shipping container space available to transfer gear to Bermuda

Shipping container space available to transfer gear to Bermuda

Shipping Container to Bermuda

Typically, the Bermuda Race Organizing Committee arranges for several shipping containers to send gear to Bermuda and back to Newport.  

Negotiations for similar service in 2016 are underway.  

Resources for Families and Crew Visiting Newport

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

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

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.