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June 26, 2012

HAMILTON BERMUDA, June 26, 2012- The Bermuda Race Organizing Committee learned from Bermuda Harbour Radio on Tuesday that two boats returning from the Newport Bermuda Race had faced emergency situations that are being managed by Bermuda Radio and the US Coast Guard. Although they are not in control of the returning yachts, the Royal Bermuda […]

June 23, 2012

Here’s how a Bermuda Race veteran of long ago described his first steps when he staggered ashore after a Thrash to the Onion Patch: “We made tracks for the yacht club, and now, at last, with one foot on the rail of the Royal Bermuda Yacht Club bar, we might truly be said to have […]

June 22, 2012

[ilink url=”http://bermudarace.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/NewportPrizelist2012-July-14-4.pdf” style=”download”]Bermuda Race Prize List[/ilink] The prize list for the 2012 Newport Bermuda Race has been posted online. More than 100 prizes will be awarded at the race’s traditional prizegiving ceremony at Government House on Saturday between 6 and 8 pm. Three special seamanship awards are being presented this year for exemplary seamanship in […]

June 16, 2012

George David’s 90-foot maxi Rambler has smashed the 635-mile Newport Bermuda race record, clipping a massive 14 hours off the previous best time set 10 years ago by Roy Disney’s Pyewacket. The new record now stands at 39 hours, 39 minutes, 18 seconds (subject to ratification) – an average speed of 16 knots. A delighted […]

June 16, 2012

The assault on the official, 10-year-old Newport Bermuda race record continued into Saturday night as the big boats in the Gibbs Hill Lighthouse Division— Rambler, Bella Mente, Shockwave and Team Tiburon— continue to blast down the course toward Bermuda. Their ETA of early Sunday morning seems to be holding up. If you are reading this Sunday […]

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Thora, Vince Todd's Little Harbor 36 will be back racing next June in the Double-Handed Division. Welcome back, Thora!⠀

📸: Daniel Forster / PPL ⠀

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Welcome to the 2020 lineup, Jim Swartz, and the IRC 72, Vesper crew for the Thrash to the Onion Patch joining the Gibbs Lighthouse Division.⠀

Photo by Carlo @StudioBorlenghi at the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup 2019⠀

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Taking on the 635 -mile adventure is also Orion. Paul Milo's J-122. See who else is joining him: https://buff.ly/2MjNPwk⠀

📸: Daniel Forster / PPL ⠀

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Last edition, former CCA Commodore Jim Binch, had a challenging race with his new Dehler 38 C so this year he and the crew are back ready to take on the with even more acquired knowledge & experience (and maybe some new locks).⠀

📸: Dan Nerney/ PPL ⠀

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A very special welcome to 🇷🇺Russian Offshore Sailing Club, SeaVentusClub. The guys will compete the second time in NBR 2020, this time on board an @oakcliffsail Farr 40. ⠀

The team says it is a big honor to compete in NBR for the second time!⠀

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Say hello to Masquerade sailing a Baltic 47 owned by Andrew Burton. Check out the full entry list: https://buff.ly/2MjNPwk⠀

📸: Daniel Forster / PPL ⠀

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Magic, Kenneth Laudon's Santa Cruz 52 will be racing next June in the St. David's Lighthouse Division.⠀

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Pleased to welcome Dream Crusher to the Gibbs Hill Lighthouse Division with owners Shannon and Devin McGranhan and the crew onboard the Kernan 47.⠀

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Joining the growing fleet of Swans for the Newport Bermuda Race 2020, is Tramontana Todd Barbera's Swan 56. ⠀

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