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Shhh…Newport’s Best Kept Secret

This weekend, June 10-12, more than 84 boats will descend on Narragansett Bay to race in the 157th Annual New York Yacht Club Regatta. The regatta will feature IRC, One-Design, 12 Metre, 6 Metre and Classic fleets, as well as … Continue reading

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NYYC Annual Regatta Shaping Up to be One of the Best

Beginning with America’s Civil War in 1861, only wars have caused the New York Yacht Club’s Annual Regatta to be canceled. Now in its 157th edition and the longest-running regatta in America, the NYYC’s Annual Regatta presented by Rolex is known … Continue reading

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Transatlantic Race Entries Sure to Make for an Interesting Event

If anyone is looking for me in late June, I’ll be sitting in one of those wonderful Adirondack chairs on the lawn of Castle Hill sipping a frozen drink and watching the start of the Transatlantic Race 2011. While the … Continue reading

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J Class Regatta Slated for Newport

David Pitman, Secretary of the J Class Association announced that the first event in the J Class Global Calendar of events will be staged in Newport, RI. Racing in the famous waters of the America’s Cup, the J Class will … Continue reading

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