NYYC Race Week at Newport Kicks Off

Photo courtesy/Dan Nerney, The New York Yacht Club

While the America’s Cup World Series has been packing up to leave Newport, a new group of world-class sailors has been moving in to prepare for the next 2 weeks of competition during the New York Yacht Club Race Week at Newport. The competition is split into 3 sessions, with race courses on Rhode Island Sound and Narragansett Bay.

Race Dates:

  • July 14-15 – Classics, 6 Metres, Herreshoff S-Boats and 12 Metres
  • July 18 – Around the (Conanicut) Island Race for all classes
  • July 19-22 – Handicap and One-Design Fleets

Video: NYYC Annual Regatta and Race Week Promo 2012 Presented by Rolex

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0y6mHwfH5Bo&feature=player_embedded

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