Race News

October 14, 2021

Leading outfitter and embroiderer provides racers with customized apparel from multiple brands. Photo courtesy Daniel Forster

September 30, 2021

Sunflower crew boarding life raft

Registration is open for Safety at Sea courses required for a number of crewmembers on each boat. Get the details.

September 16, 2021

Success of previous Performance Seminars propels North Sails to renew their commitment to the event and to supporting skippers and their crews 

September 10, 2021

Q&A with Somers Kempe, 9-race veteran and race chairman for the 2022 Newport Bermuda Race

September 9, 2021

The U.S.-based company will connect Captains entering the race with access to its crew network at no charge.

September 1, 2021

Hammetts Hotel Newport at dusk

Located on Newport Harbor at America’s Cup Boulevard, the new hotel is already a downtown waterfront fixture.

August 12, 2021

Helly Hansen Crew Jacket

Located along the waterfront on Thames Street, the local store provides racers with exclusive, customized Helly Hansen logo gear.

July 15, 2021

Sunflower crew learns about firefighting

Safety training requirements for 2022 are the same as for 2020. However, there are changes that affect all Safety at Sea training in the U.S.

July 8, 2021

Growing New England sailboat dealership and brokerage becomes newest official sponsor of the 52nd “Thrash to the Onion Patch”

June 22, 2021

Somers Kempe Bermuda Race Chairman

One year from the start of the 2022 Newport Bermuda Race, the organizing committee chairman officially opens the entry system

June 18, 2021

The fifth in our series of race-prep webinars focused on the nitty gritty of applying to enter the race in the SailGate entry system. Recording included.

June 9, 2021

newport bermuda race start 2018

The SailGate entry system opens June 18th, with full credit available for competitors who paid deposits in 2020