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May 24, 2021

Block Island Race 2021 is happening this Friday May 28th in Stanford, CT

May 19, 2021

Block Island Race Week HQ is headed back to Champlin’s, the Resort Marina where Race Week first started and the traditional after-racing parties will return

May 17, 2021

This seminar hosted in May 2021 was crossed burgee event sponsored by the Cruising Club of America, the Storm Trysail Club, and the New York Yacht Club, and the Larchmont Yacht Club.

April 28, 2021

This 2-hour seminar hosted in Spring 2021 was crossed burgee event sponsored by the Cruising Club of America, the Storm Trysail Club, and the New York Yacht Club, that invited experts to share their experiences, insights, and knowledge in how to prevent and manage a crew overboard emergency situation.

April 22, 2021

This year, everyone’s favorite course is presented by Regatta Craft Mixers

April 9, 2021

Register for an ORC Informational Zoom for Members and BI Race and BIRW competitors. Learn how the rule works and how it will be applied at STC events.

March 17, 2021

With just under 100 days left until Race Week, 150 teams have already joined Block Island Race Week presented by Margaritaville.

March 16, 2021

STC Webinar

Join our half-day mini-seminar on April 10, 2021 via Zoom for a deep dive into Safety-At-Sea topics. This is not a certification course.

March 11, 2021

Overview, Findings, Best Practices, and Training Recommendations

February 26, 2021

Co-Hosted with the CCA and NAS, Rich du Moulin shares his knowledge as it applies to damage control in recreational sailing along and is joined by five other skippers who share their own survival stories.

February 15, 2021

The 75th edition will now start May 28, 2021 in Stamford, CT.

February 15, 2021

Robots may not have taken over the world (…yet), but this summer, they will be invading the waters of Block Island Sound.

February 3, 2021

70 Minute Recap Video on Leadership Both On and Off the Water Released – Detailed Written Report to Follow

January 25, 2021

With 81 boats already registered for Storm Trysail Club’s 29th Block Island Race Week presented by Margaritaville, the 2021 edition is shaping up to be one of the biggest turnouts in recent years.

January 25, 2021

BIRW North Light Society Logo

The North Light Society is for those sailors and volunteers who have participated in at least five Storm Trysail Club Block Island Race Weeks, with graduating levels for the ten and fifteen regatta nautical-milestones.

January 26, 2021

Storm Trysail Club and Margaritaville Holdings today announced that for the second time, Margaritaville, the global lifestyle brand known for escapism and fun, will be the presenting sponsor of the 29th edition of Block Island Race Week, one of the largest and most prestigious big boat regatta in the United States.

November 6, 2020

NOR and Registration open for the 29th Storm Trysail Club Block Island Race Week presented by Margaritaville that will occur June 21 -25, 2021. Photo: Steve Cloutier

November 5, 2020

This interview with Vice Commodore Ed Cesare was featured by the US Sailing. Photo by Steve Cloutier