Race: Block Island Race Week

June 25, 2013

BLOCK ISLAND, R.I. (June 25, 2013) – More than 1500 sailors embarked on an 18.2 nautical mile Around the Island Race today at the Storm Trysail Club’s 25th Anniversary Block Island Race Week, where 182 teams are competing in 19 classes. And while the cliff-lined coast of “The Block”– a quaint island of just under […]

June 24, 2013

BLOCK ISLAND, R.I. (June 24, 2013) – Saving for a rainy day is a good idea in sailboat racing just as it is in real life. That’s what early leaders were thinking today after opening races at the Storm Trysail Club’s 25th Anniversary Block Island Race Week. With 182 teams racing in 19 classes (four […]

June 23, 2013

BLOCK ISLAND, R.I. (June 23, 2013) – Though racing doesn’t start until tomorrow, the 25th Anniversary of the Storm Trysail Club’s famous Block Island Race Week is already looking to be an occasion of epic proportions. With outrageously gorgeous weather in the forecast for the next few days and plenty of races as well as […]

May 14, 2013

BLOCK ISLAND, R.I. (May 14, 2013) – If there were a playbook for awesome summer sailing competitions, the Storm Trysail Club would surely have written it. As the club heads into its 25th presentation of Block Island Race Week, no less than seven classes have coordinated major championships to be held in conjunction with the […]