Four Regattas You Won’t Want to Miss This Summer in Newport

Four Regattas You Won’t Want to Miss This Summer in Newport

By Captain Tyson Bottenus   One of my favorite things about sailing our schooner, Aquidneck, is that every time we go out, there’s always something new to see on Narragansett Bay. It doesn’t matter if it’s a Tuesday afternoon or…

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Newport, RI Events: Volvo Ocean Race May 2018

Newport, RI Events: Volvo Ocean Race May 2018

Newport hosts countless sailing regattas and championships every year, but the granddaddy of them all is the Volvo Ocean Race.   Dubbed “the Everest of professional sailing” by Race Director Phil Lawrence, this celebrated around-the-world team race makes its only…

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Newport, RI Harbor Sights: Spotlight on Fort Adams

Newport, RI Harbor Sights: Spotlight on Fort Adams

On nearly every Sightsailing public sail or private charter, we’ll cruise by Fort Adams State Park in Newport, RI. The former army outpost, situated just inside the opening of Narragansett Bay, has been employed on and off in protecting Newport…

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