Block Island Race Week 2018 | IT'S ON!

The Duck Island Yacht Club in Westbrook, Connecticut and the Block Island Yacht Club have teamed up to co-host Block Island Race Week 2018. The event will feature 5 days of racing on Block Island Sound June 17-22. The 2018 event will feature a whole host of unique events including:

// One Design racing for all classes that can participate.
// Mixed fleet racing under the PHRF, ORC, and IRC rating rules.
// A first time participants class with video debriefing and coaching each day.
// Classics and multihull racing
// A cruising class holding one race each day starting at 2pm.

Daily shore side activities will be offered to friends and family who are not out on the water. Dinghy races and an island tour are just a few of the things we are planning: details will be available soon.

At the conclusion of the week champions will be crowned for best performance overall.

Reserve your spot now.

News

Block Island Race Week | It's On!!

Duck Island Yacht Club in Westbrook, CT and Block Island Yacht Club in Block Island, RI had been kicking around the idea of reviving the ‘off year’ version of Block Island Race Week …

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Your Race Week Checklist.

Every season there are lots of to-do’s to get your sailboat ready to race. Here is a brief list of things you should have on your boat to ensure you have fun, stay hydrated, and sunburn free …

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What You Can Expect.

Regattas can be a grind. We know that from years and years of being on the race course. This year we will offer as much or as little (one race per day in the afternoon) racing as you want. You’ll be at the dock in plenty of time to catch up with friends and have a good time …

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