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May 13, 2021

The fourth Race-Prep webinar helped entrants decide which Division is right for them. Recap and recording are available.

Class 5 St. David's Lighthouse Division start in 2018.

May 3, 2021

The Newport Bermuda Race consists of several “races within the race” for cruisers, racers, and more. Register for our next webinar and learn where you and your boat fit best.

2018 Newport Bermuda Race start Class 9

April 26, 2021

Based in Newport, the two publications have produced the official program and provided other direct support for the “Thrash to the Onion Patch” since 2002.

April 14, 2021

Webinar #3, “To Finish First, You First Must Finish” drew more than 100 sailors to focus on yacht preparation and crew training for the 2022 Bermuda Race


April 8, 2021

“To Finish First, You First Must Finish” – Register now for a free race-prep webinar on yacht preparation and crew training for the 2022 Bermuda Race, Tuesday at 7pm EDT

April 1, 2021

GMT Composites, mast builder for three winning boats in the last three races, has been named an Official Race Supporter.


March 17, 2021

A “Thrash to the Onion Patch” has many facets, but it’s the stories that live on long after the results are posted and forgotten.

March 11, 2021

The 2022 Race-Prep Webinar Series continues with a look at the human side of sailing this classic race. Register here for the event on March 16, 7pm EDT.

February 10, 2021

On Tuesday night, 136 prospective bluewater racers attended the first of this winter’s Bermuda Race-Prep Series: “It’s on Your Bucket List.”

February 7, 2021

Video blogger Warner Nickerson kept it interesting aboard Masquerade in 2018, despite the epic windlessness of his first race to Bermuda.

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Starting line boat at Newport Bermuda Race

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Who do you think will take home the glorious CCA Essex Station Trophy in 2022? This is awarded to the first in the St. David's Lighthouse division. Right now we have a near record-setting 78 entries! ⠀

Check out link in bio to see who is registered!⠀

#BermudaRace #NewportBermuda #OffShoreSailing #RoyalBermudaYachtClub #CruisingClubofAmerica #Winners #Sailors @RoyalBermudaYC

Look out STARK RAVING MAD is back for the 2022 race. James Madden and his crew will be on a Swan 601 this time and you know they are going to bring their A-game! ⠀

Check out the full entry list via link in profile. ⠀

Photo: Daniel Forster (@DanielForster01)⠀

#BermudaRace #Bermuda #NewportBermuda #Regatta #OffshoreRace #Sailors #Sailor #NewportRI #Offshoresailing @RoyalBermudaYC

Ahoy SOLUTION! Carter Bacon and his crew aboard a Neilson 50 Classic will be ready to take on the 635-mile adventure in 2022! ⠀

Check out the full entry list via link in profile.⠀

#BermudaRace #Bermuda #NewportBermuda #Regatta #OffshoreRace #Sailors #Sailor #NewportRI #Offshoresailing @RoyalBermudaYC

122 Entries for Newport-Bermuda Race 2022! Will you be there?!⠀
Division Breakdown:⠀
77 St. David's Lighthouse Division⠀
11 Doublehanded Division⠀
21 Finisterre Division⠀
9 Gibbs Lighthouse Division ⠀
1 Multihull Division⠀
1 Open Division⠀
1 Spirit of Tradition Division⠀
1 Super Yacht Division⠀

Full Entry List in link in bio. ⠀

Photo: Daniel Forster (@danielforster01)⠀

#NewportBermudaRace #NewportRI #Bermuda #BermudaRace #Regatta #OffshoreSailing

Last Day before entry fees go up! Be sure to register by today to save on 2022. Now who else is looking forward to seeing a full dock with flags up and everyone ready to sail?! 🙋🏼⠀

#BermudaRace #NewportBermuda #OffShoreSailing #RoyalBermudaYachtClub #CruisingClubofAmerica

Andrew Kallfelz's Arcona 460, SAFIR will be back on the starting line next June. Andrew also serves as our Entry Chairman and wants to remind you that tomorrow is the last day to register to save! Entry Fees will go up after the 18th. ⠀

Photo: @CateBrownPhoto from @cycaroundtheislandrace⠀

#NewportBermuda #BermudaRace #DownWindSailing #Bermuda #NewportRI #JamestownRI

@North_Sails Returns as Official Sponsor and Exclusive Performance Partner of 2022 Newport Bermuda Race. The leading sailmaker will run performance seminars for those preparing for the race.

Learn more and sign up on our website. Link in Profile under Race News.

Photo: Boats in the 2018 Bermuda Race fleet, much of it powered by North Sails, gets underway from Newport. Daniel Forster/PPL photo

#NewportBermuda #NorthSails #NewportRI #OffshoreSailing #RaceSponsor

We don't want to pick favorites but who can resist the beautiful lines of this classic yacht? Richard Herbert's S&S Bermudian Yawl REVONOC will certainly be turning heads on the starting line next June. ⠀

This was the first offshore yacht owned by esteemed sailor and former CCA Commodore Harvey Conover (Revenoc spelled backwards) who was disappeared in the Bermuda Triangle during a storm onboard Revonoc II in 1959.⠀

#BermudaRace #NewportBermuda #ClassicYacht #Revenoc #BermudaTriangle #SparkmanStephens

Are you headed to @TheNewportBoatShow this week? Stop by and say hi to thank some of our race sponsors and see what is new with them!⠀

- @bluenoseyachts Dock N-1 E
- @HellyHansenNewport Tent A 78
- @teamonenewport Tent A 70
- @mcmyacht Dock N-1 W
- @North_sails Dock N-0 E
- @SafeHarborMarinas Gate 3 Deck
- @sailingworldmag North Commercial Wharf
- Offshore Passage Opportunities Tent A 66
- @HammettsHotel right on site!

#NewportBermuda #NewportRI #NewportBoatShow