Race: Block Island Race Week

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 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

June 22, 2020

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

June 26, 2017

That’s a wrap for the 27th Storm Trysail Block Island Race Week. Racing commenced on time, then the fog rolled in with a building sea breeze providing the sailors with […]

June 25, 2017

A slight delay in the morning let the sea breeze fill under sunny skies for three great races in Block Island Sound for the penultimate day of Block Island Race […]

June 24, 2017

With just perfect wind conditions mixed with intermittent fog and sun, the RC sent the boats out on time today with many of the fleets doing a Windward-Leeward before being […]

June 23, 2017

The day began with a 3-hour delay due to fog but finally by 2 pm, the fog lifted and boats headed out for breeze-on conditions for just one race. https://spark.adobe.com/page/yQdTLBEDCG3mF/

June 22, 2017

AP over A was raised at 11:30am by the Race Committee due to Wind and Fog, but that doesn’t stop the sailors on Block Island from having some fun. Competitive […]

June 21, 2017

Each day, we will bring you the latest news, photos, videos, and highlights from the race course, the docks, and under the tent. We look forward to sharing your stories […]

June 17, 2017

The 1BI is the Block Island Race Week’s Daily Digital Newsletter. The Tent is open and 148 boats are docked in New Harbor ahead of the 27th Storm Trysail Block […]

June 20, 2017

Click on the image below to read the Block Island Race Week Program  

July 17, 2017

EVERETT B. MORRIS MEMORIAL TROPHY Winner, Good Trade, Bruce Stone, skipper, Nicole Breault, co-owner, mainsail trimmer and tactician, Marc Acheson, headsail trimmer, Bill Higgins, bow, John Sahagian, pit, and Casey […]