Race: Block Island Race Week

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 23, 2021

Join North Sails experts April 7th at 7pm EST for a live webinar to gain some insight and help preparing for a week of Block Island Sound racing.

March 17, 2021

Online regatta store managed by Team1Newport is now open with free gifts with purchase

March 17, 2021

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

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.

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.

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.

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

June 22, 2020

The 29th Block Island Race Week will occur June 21 -25, 2021. Photo: Steve Cloutier

June 23, 2019

Legendary musician Jimmy Buffett made a surprise appearance at the final awards party for Block Island Race Week, presented by Margaritaville which was fabulous way for the participants to end the week.

June 23, 2019

The 1BI: The Digital Block Island Race Week Times is our Daily Newspaper during Race Week.

June 22, 2019

We caught up with many newcomers to the fleet this year to learn what drew them to Block Island.

June 21, 2019

The day may have started foggy but the penultimate day of the 2019 Race Week was far from slow with 2 races on 3 circles completed.

June 21, 2019

The 1BI: The Digital Block Island Race Week Times is our Daily Newspaper during Race Week.

June 21, 2019

Lay Day. Fun Day. That was pretty much the theme as host Storm Trysail Club called a mid-week break to Block Island Race Week, presented by Margaritaville. Organizers with Storm Trysail Club re-introduced the lay day following a lengthy hiatus in response to participants, who wanted one day to enjoy all Block Island has to […]

June 21, 2019

While the forecast changes every time and the current of the day might vary, there are a few go-to moves in getting around the island By Anderson Reggio, Fleet Captain Storm Trysail Club, Photo: Steve Cloutier The highlight for many of us during Block Island Race Week is the Around the Island Race, an 18-mile […]