Press Releases

May 29, 2022

The company built on the idea of giving retired sails a new life is staging a sail drive in Newport and offering a commemorative race collection.

May 19, 2022

The 2022 race has 3 Bermudian entrants ranging from 40-footers to the three-masted schooner Spirit of Bermuda

May 12, 2022

The largest global owner and operator of marinas helps competitors prep for racing at yards throughout the Northeast

May 6, 2022

Sea Bags’ used-sailed recycling program complements the Race’s Environmentalist and Clean Regatta initiatives

April 14, 2022

As Official Hospitality Sponsor of the 2022 Newport Bermuda Race, Hammetts Hotel offers a chance to return for a free 3-day stay next fall.

April 13, 2022

Discover Newport welcomes sailors and their family and friends to Newport, and joins the Bermuda Tourism Authority as an official sponsor of the 2022 Race.

April 4, 2022

Enthusiasm for the 635-nautical-mile “Thrash to the Onion Patch” has drawn 215 entries with 74 days to go before the June 17 start.

March 7, 2022

Utilizing its award-winning satellite communications systems, KVH will enhance race communications and race media

February 11, 2022

Sited at the Bay entrance, Castle Hill Inn offers world-class accommodations, service and spectacular viewing for the start of the Race

January 24, 2022

To help facilitate a safe and enjoyable journey back, the CCA and the RBYC have joined with the New York YC to create the Bermuda Short-Handed Return, a post-NBR race to Newport.

October 14, 2021

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

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 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

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

August 12, 2021

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

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