Race Bulletin No. 14

2014 Newport Bermuda Race

Dear Sailors, No reminder is necessary that the fun part of this is just one week away.  Here are a few other reminders we have compiled based on the most frequently asked questions during the final week before the race.  We hope you find this useful as you make your final preparations for sea. See […]

Race Bulletin No. 13

2014 Newport Bermuda Race

Dear Sailors, There’s very little time left to get your Crew List in order before the Crew  Deadline — 1700, Friday, June 3 — about one week away. We have posted a Preliminary Crew List containing all sailors who have been invited to race, and highlighting sailors who are currently ineligible to race due to one […]

Race Bulletin No. 12

The diverse St. David’s Lighthouse fleet ranges from cutting-edge racers to classics such as the 1938 Sparkman & Stephens yawl Black Watch (right), winner of a special seamanship prize in 2014. (Talbot Wilson)

Dear Sailors, The Measurement Deadline is one week away — Thursday, May 26. ALL yachts are required to submit an application, revalidation, or amendment of their ORR (or ISYR certificate for those few yachts) by the Measurement Deadline (1700, May 26, 2016). Yachts that received an extension of the deadline must submit an application for […]

Race Bulletin No. 11

The J-44s Runaway and Stampede leap away from the Newport starting line. (Barry Pickthall, PPL)

Dear Sailors, The Entry Fee of $1,250 plus $70 per person aboard is due Monday. Here’s a list of boats that need to go to the entry system and make payment arrangements by the deadline. Fees appear under My Account > Overview. Captains, no matter their practical experience, are not exempt from the training requirements. […]