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 race.  Registration, media center, internet café and basic office services available to racers. 

Race Registration and Bermuda Border Control at Harbour Court

Date

Race Registration Hours Bermuda Border Control Hours*

Sun June 10

1200-1600 Not available

Mon June 11

0900-1700 Not available

Tue June 12

0900-1700 0830-1630

Wed June 13

0900-1600 0830-1630

Thur June 14

Not available 0800-1800**

* Visit the Bermuda Border Control page for more information about pre-clearing into Bermuda
** These Thursday hours are different than those for previous races;
Bermuda Border Control will close at 1800 hours SHARP!

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 and from Bermuda

Shipping containers will be available in Newport for two day prior to the start and in Bermuda after the finish to facilitate shipment of your boat gear.  Procedures and the required form for the 2018 race are being cleared with  Bermuda Border Protection and will be posted as soon as they become available.

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.