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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 [...]

BOTIN PARTNERS SIGNED AS EXCLUSIVE YACHT DESIGN FIRM FOR NYYC AMERICA'S CUP CHALLENGE

BOTIN PARTNERS SIGNED AS EXCLUSIVE YACHT DESIGN FIRM FOR NYYC AMERICA'S CUP CHALLENGE Bella Mente Quantum Racing (BMQR) is pleased to announce it has signed an exclusive agreement with Botin Partners Naval Architecture to design the yacht it will sail in the 36th America's Cup competition, which is scheduled to take place in Auckland, New Zealand, in [...]

CAMPAIGN FOR 36TH AMERICA'S CUP PAIRS TWO SUCCESSFUL AMERICAN RACING PROGRAMS WITH NEW YORK YACHT CLUB

CAMPAIGN FOR 36TH AMERICA'S CUP PAIRS TWO SUCCESSFUL AMERICAN RACING PROGRAMS WITH NEW YORK YACHT CLUB After a decade and a half away from sailing's flagship competition, the New York Yacht Club, represented by Bella Mente Quantum Racing Association, will challenge for the 36th America's Cup. The New York Yacht Club held the ornate silver trophy from 1851, when it [...]

RESOLUTE TO THE END, SOUTHERN YACHT CLUB CLAIMS 2017 ROLEX NEW YORK YACHT CLUB INVITATIONAL CUP

NEWPORT, R.I. — The morning may have dawned with dense fog and little breeze on Narragansett Bay, but by mid-afternoon the sky had cleared and the same could be said of any ambiguity regarding which was the best team at the 2017 Rolex New York Yacht Club Invitational Cup. In today's single race, the Southern Yacht Club was as sharp as they had been in the previous 11 races, [...]

SOUTHERN YACHT CLUB WITHIN ONE RACE OF WINNING THE 2017 ROLEX NEW YORK YACHT CLUB INVITATIONAL CUP

NEWPORT, R.I. — Day 4 of the 2017 Rolex New York Yacht Club Invitational Cup was the sort of day when things can and do go wrong. The racing was held inside Narragansett Bay in a shifty southerly breeze with thick fog bank hovering on the windward edge of the course and occasionally working to leeward of the windward mark. Both of the leading boats had moments of doubt. Both showed [...]