Race: Block Island Race Week

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 Week. https://spark.adobe.com/page/Mn6sZv2nHmCdd/

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 sent Around the Island for everyone's favorite day of race week.

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 corn hole, mudslides, and a bike race to the Mt. Gay Rum Tent. https://spark.adobe.com/page/c4w5HBJNv5cjy/

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 with fellow competitors and fans watching the racing from afar. https://spark.adobe.com/page/qrL3z0Mkbzdpt/

June 20, 2017

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

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 Island Race Week. Check out the preview of the event and photos from the day. https://spark.adobe.com/page/ayfzN5tjiJrmI/

June 1, 2017

Credit PhotoBoat.com It has been exciting watching entries come in over the past several weeks. The very diverse fleet now boasts over 140 entries, and we know other shy boats are planning to enter soon. Perhaps the biggest news from the organizers this month is that we recently amended the Notice of Race to add […]

February 6, 2017

NOTICE OF RACE AMENDED Plus One crew limit removed from Performance Cruising Division LARCHMONT, NY - The Notice of Race for the Storm Trysail Club's Block Island Race Week, set for June 18-23, 2017, has been amended. The most significant change with this amendment is that the Plus One crew limit has been separated from […]

June 28, 2015

On behalf of our 2015 Block Island Race Week Committee, I want to thank all of our participants for coming to the 50th Anniversary Storm Trysail Club Block Island Race Week. Our goal has been to deliver good competitive sailing and family fun for wide range of boats and sailors. All participants will soon receive […]

June 27, 2015

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June 26, 2015

The Storm Trysail Club’s 50th anniversary Block Island Race Week drew to a close today with two final races on Block Island Sound. This year’s fleet totaled 167 boats in 15 classes and all but the three Navigator classes sailed a total of 11 races, making it one of the more successful weeks in recent […]

June 26, 2015

NEW SHOREHAM, R.I. (June 26, 2015) -The Storm Trysail Club’s 50th anniversary Block Island Race Week drew to a close today with two final races on Block Island Sound. This year’s fleet totaled 167 boats in 15 classes and all but the three Navigator classes sailed a total of 11 races, making it one of […]

June 25, 2015

With one day of racing remaining at the Storm Trysail Club’s 50th anniversary Block Island Race Week, several class leaders strengthened their position as two more races were completed on Block Island Sound. Unlike yesterday, however, the wind was blowing anywhere from the west to the south. One competitor reported an extreme shift of 60 […]

June 25, 2015

NEW SHOREHAM, R.I. (June 25, 2015) –With one day of racing remaining at the Storm Trysail Club’s 50th anniversary Block Island Race Week, several class leaders strengthened their position as two more races were completed on Block Island Sound. Unlike yesterday, however, the wind was blowing anywhere from the west to the south. One competitor […]

June 24, 2015

NEW SHOREHAM, R.I. (June 24, 2015) – A return to normal conditions allowed the Storm Trysail Club to run three more races today at its 50th anniversary Block Island Race Week. The regatta is at its mid-point and seven races have been completed in three days. The race committee hopes to run 10 to 12 […]

June 24, 2015

NEW SHOREHAM, R.I. (June 24, 2015) –A return to normal conditions allowed the Storm Trysail Club to run three more races today at its 50th anniversary Block Island Race Week. The regatta is at its mid-point and seven races have been completed in three days. The race committee hopes to run 10 to 12 races […]

June 23, 2015

NEW SHOREHAM, R.I. (June 23, 2015) – After yesterday’s idyllic opening day to the Storm Trysail Club’s 50th anniversary Block Island Race Week the wind gods turned up the volume today and gave the fleet a boisterous ride for the traditional Round the Island Race. With two courses measuring 21 nautical miles (IRC 1, 2, […]