The official skippers briefing from the Jane Pickens Theatre… Stream brought to you by Adventures of a Sailor Girl – Nic Douglass where you can watch the start live tomorrow from 1230 EDT.
Chairman’s update Spring is moving in, and for all of us preparing for the 2018 Newport Bermuda Race, it’s an exciting time. I’m pleased to share with you the Media Update we distributed last week, highlighting our current applications for entry slightly under 200 boats. The Notice of Series has also been posted for […]
Chairman’s Update We’re 12 days shy of our April 1 application-for-entry deadline, and I’m pleased to report 188 applications so far in our SailGate entry system. In this week’s race bulletin, we would like not only to encourage applications for entry by any of you still on the fence but also to provide tips for making the […]
Chairman’s Update: Last weekend, the Bermuda Race Organizing Committee met in Newport for a planning update as we began the final countdown to the race—94 days from today. I’m pleased to report that we have 180 entry applications to date and appear likely to have a similar number of entries to the 2016 race. […]
In this bulletin: safety, medical and race-prep seminars; the official race preview; the ORR’s allowance for large roach headsails and more. Chairman’s Update: Energy and enthusiasm for the Race continue to build. Since last week’s bulletin, our Race Preview has been posted to the website and our list of entry applications continues to grow, with nearly 170 […]