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47th Annual Figawi Race Weekend

May 25-28, 2018 Serious fun, camaraderie, sailing, and most of all, charity… that is what Figawi is all about. The 47th...

How to Choose PFDs (Life Jackets)

Before the big Memorial Day boating kick off weekend, it's time to talk about PFDs. Don't let the excitement of getting out...

3 Mistakes Boaters Don’t Want to Make with a DSC-VHF Radio

Newport, RI May 25, 2018 - For recreational boaters, sailors and anglers, having a Digital Selective Calling (DSC) VHF radio...

Over 100,000 Visit the Volvo Ocean Race Newport

NEWPORT, RI – A robust footfall of over 100,000 people took in the Volvo Ocean Race Newport Stopover between May 8 and May...

Rhode Island Leukemia Cup Regatta

The Leukemia Cup will be in Newport, RI June 2nd hosted by the New York Yacht Club. The Leukemia Cup is held to advance the...

The 2018 Clagett Regatta and U.S. Para Sailing Championship

Four weeks until the 16th annual Clagett Regatta and the 2018 US Para Sailing Championships NEWPORT, R.I. (May 23, 2018) –...

marinemotion® On the water with Scallywag

Filmed from onboard Scallywag during the in-port practice race May 16, 2018

Round-the-world sailing race works to protect its racetrack

By JIMMY GOLEN, AP SPORTS WRITER NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Between the kitesurfing and the paddling and the three times sailing...

Rhode Island Fishing Report, May 18

School striped bass numbers are tremendous across both states and the bigger fish should be close. Meanwhile, the early...

Classic Yachting & the Corinthian Spirit June 2, 2018

Join Us June 2, 2018 at 5:00 PM at IYRS for an evening of engaging discussion on classic yachting in New England and around...

The Jester Challenge 2018 to Rhode Island has Begun

7 starters were confirmed although Doug had an accident ashore and may be a late starter – two others may start late. We...

Rhode Island Hunting and Fishing Licenses Now Available Online

PROVIDENCE, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is proud to announce the...

Over 40,000 have visited the Race Village in Fort Adams State Park

LOTS OF ACTIVITIES PLANNED THIS WEEKEND AT VOLVO OCEAN RACE NEWPORT RACE VILLAGE  The first week of the Volvo Ocean Race...

Ken Read, President of North Sails, speaks about the Volvo Ocean Race

by North Sails 16 May 09:00 PDT Start of Volvo Ocean Race Leg 2: Lisbon to Cape Town © Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race ...

THE FIRST IC37 BY MELGES SETS THE PACE

NEWPORT, R.I. – Recently launched the first IC37 by Melges has aced its initial sea trials on Narragansett Bay and, in the...

12 Metre World Championship Dates Changed to July 7-13

ITMA to Celebrate New York Yacht Club 175th Anniversary in 12 Metre Jubilee The International Twelve Metre Association...

Three-Day Training Program to Launch Yacht-Crew Careers

A new three-day training program, coordinated by RIMTA with Ship to Shore Crew Placement Agency, will give participants the...

Marine industry guide seeks to serve as a roadmap for empowering employers.

MRAA, NMMA, RIMTA publish Guide to Growing the Workforce Today, as the result of a yearlong collaborative effort, the...

Gurney's Resorts to Sponsor In-Port Race at Stopover

Gurney’s Resorts Embraces the Volvo Ocean Race with Expanded Sponsorship to Include Newport's In-Port Race NEWPORT, RI...

Charter Specialist Jennifer M. Saia arranges charter for major movie OVERBOARD!

Newport, Rhode Island, May 9, 2018 - Overboard Movie Trailer B&B Yacht Charters Inc. is a Boutique agency booking...

Speaker Series : Onne van der Wal, Marine Photographer

Guest Speaker : Onne van der Wal, Marine Photographer Wednesday, May 9, 2018 7:00pm – 8:00pm Event Location Seamen’s...

Rhode Island Fishing Report May 9, 2018

Migratory striped bass are starting to show along the Rhode Island and western Connecticut shorelines, while the warm...

Update! Water Brother's Pro 2018

The WATER BROTHERS PRO 2018 in Memory of Ryan Roberts, open pro surf contest will run this May in Newport, RI, as a one day...

Get your Volvo Ocean Race Gear Here!

Want to get a piece of Volvo Ocean Race or sailing memorabilia?  We've done the leg work for you, the following is a list...

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