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The 2017 IBEX Innovation Awards

2017 IBEX Innovation Awards Program Open for Entry The 2017 Innovation Awards program is open for entry, one of the...

Oliver Hazard Perry with the Naval Academy

NEWPORT, RI (May 3, 2017) – The 200-foot Tall Ship Oliver Hazard Perry, Rhode Island’s Official Sailing Education Vessel,...

New England Boatworks Rhode Island’s largest Clean Marina

New England Boatworks Becomes RI’s Largest Clean Marina on May 5 Senator Whitehouse, Volvo Ocean Race Skipper Charlie...

May 1st Fishing Report

The Frances Fleet in Narragansett announced a schedule change this week. The cod fishing was read hot through most of the...

11th Hour Racing Clean Ocean Efforts on Aquidneck Island

CLEAN OCEAN ACCESS EXPANDS MARINE DEBRIS REMOVAL AND PREVENTION EFFORTS ON AQUIDNECK ISLAND Newport, R.I. — Clean Ocean...

Save our Seas (SOS) Act of 2017

Save Our Seas Act Approved, Moves to Senate In an attempt to curtail marine debris, the U.S. Senate Commerce, Science, and...

Interactive Marine Trades Exploration Week on April 17-21

Marine Trades Exploration Week April 17-21 Newport Public Schools has partnered with the Rhode Island Marine Trades...

“Flooding and Sea Rise on our Backyards

Speaker Series at the Seaman's Church Institute April 12th 7pm “Flooding and Sea Rise on our Backyards: The next...

C. Thomas Clagett, Jr. Memorial Clinic & Regatta

Celebrations for 15 years of The Clagett in 2017 Photo Credit-Clagett Family NEWPORT, R.I. (March 30, 2017) – Sixteen...

Narragansett Bay

THE HISTORY OF NARRAGANSETT BAY Narragansett Bay is a bay and estuary on the north side of Rhode Island Sound. Covering...

Rhode Island Fishing Report March 2017

Rhode Island Fishing Report – March 2017 BY WILL SIROTNAK Pictured above: Jacob Ayotte with a beautiful RI carp. ...

Marlow Ropes Joins US Sailing Team and ODP As Official Rope Supplier

Marlow - Official Rope Supplier to US Sailing Team confirmed! Portsmouth, R.I. – The US Sailing Team today announced a...

Media is key to commercial success of Extreme Sailing Series

Chris Nelson March 22, 2017 As any sailor knows, yachts and yachting is not cheap. For sponsors of the international...

Ken Read's top 5 moments from the Louis Vuitton ACWS

Legendary sailor, North Sails president and America's Cup commentator Ken Read shares his favourite moments from the first...

Sailors For the Sea-Plastics in your Cosmetics

Beat the Microbead Bead-ware of plastic in your cosmetic products. Sailors for the Sea Have you ever wondered what those...

Women at the Helm: The Importance of Pathways

Women at the Helm: The Importance of Pathways by Deborah Bennett Elfers | Mar 23, 2017 | Fleet Building, Mentoring /...

Rhode Island Fishing Report

Rhode Island Fishing Report- BY WILL SIROTNAK | FEBRUARY 23, 2017 | RHODE ISLAND. On The Water The Frances Fleet in...

Cruising Club of America

Cruising Club of America Names Annual Award Recipients Blue Water Medal, Rod Stephens Trophy, First-Ever Young Voyager...

Lionfish Invasion

Eradicating Lionfish FEBRUARY 2017 By: Tyson Bottenus, At-Large Ambassador for Sailors for the Sea Can humans stop the...

Bill MacGowan

On Watch - Bill MacGowan BY WINDCHECK MAGAZINE Photo credit Meghan Sepe A popular figure on the Newport, Rhode Island...

Team Oracle USA draw parallels with NFL players

Sailing 'as tough as the NFL'oracle 1 Team Oracle USA skipper Jimmy Spithill draws parallels ahead of America's Cup. ...

Providence Boat Show 2017

Providence Boat Show Presented by Washington Trust Sees Strong Sales, Increased Attendance February 7, 2017 – The...

OHPRI Receives New COI

SSV Oliver Hazard Perry Receives New COI For Oceans & Exposed Waters  THE WORLD IS OUR OYSTER... 6 February 2017 |...

Peter Crowther returning to OSTAR

South Devon yachtsman to return to historic sailing vessel for first time in decades By C_Abbott Express & Echo  A...

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