The New York Yacht Club (NYYC) was started on July 30, 1844, when John Cox Stevens invited eight friends to his yacht Gimcrack, anchored in New York Harbor. The nine yachtsmen resolved to form the NYYC and named Stevens commodore. Three days hence, the new commodore announced, members would be departing on a yacht-club cruise to Newport. Thus, began the historical connection between the NYYC and Newport, RI.

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FIFTH EDITION OF THE RESOLUTE CUP SET FOR NEWPORT IN SEPTEMBER

Teams of amateur sailors representing more than two dozen yacht clubs from all over the United States will take to the waters of Narragansett Bay next September to compete in the fifth edition of the Resolute Cup, the country's premiere Corinthian keelboat championship.  The regatta, which will be hosted by the New York Yacht Club Harbour Court, September 10 to 15, 2018, is also [...]

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2018 NYYC Regatta calendar
 
  • june 2 Leukemia Cup
  • june 8-10 164th Annual Regatta
  • june 29-july 1 NYYC One Design Regatta
  • july 17-21 Race Week at Newport presented by Rolex
  • july 22 Queen's Cup
  • august 3-5 Morgan Cup Team Race
  • august 17-19 Hinman Masters Team Race
  • august 24-26 NYYC Grandmasters Team Race
  • september 10-15 Resolute Cup
  • september 21-23 IC 37 Regatta
  • october 5-7 Global Team Race Regatta