REGISTRATION IS OPEN
JUNE 21- 25, 2021
29th Block Island Race Week presented by Margaritaville will be held June 21-25, 2021.
We hope to give everyone something to look forward to in 2021 with a return to exciting and fun sailing!
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 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.
ABOUT THE EVENT
One of the last true Race Weeks in America
The Bi-Annual Event held on odd years in June has been hosted by Storm Trysail Club since 1965.
A long tradition of fun coupled with great racing has afforded Storm Trysail Club fabulous memories, stories, and camaraderie in a beautiful and special place year after year. Become a part of it at the next event!
2021 Race Chair
Please note for 2021, schedules, events, and plans will be subject to local and CDC guidelines at the time for the safety and health of our participants, volunteers, and local hosts.
Block Island Race Week is five days of race activities both on and off the water. A variety of racing from buoys to distance and the coveted “Around the Island Race” is paired with a daily after sailing parties sponsored by our Race Partners.
Registration is done online before the event and check in begins on Sunday afternoon.
Racing starts each day at 11am (except for the pursuit class) and a vary from buoy to distance racing.
Daily awards are given to each class along with overall prizes for the top honors for the week.
Sailing socials under the Race Tent each night afford sailors the chance to swap stories and laughs from the day’s racing.
AROUND THE ISLAND
The Race Committee will pick one day for all boats to race around the island. The day is chosen based on best weather forecast.
NO-WIND BACKUP PLANS
When the weather doesn’t cooperate, we have activities planned to keep even the most competitive sailors entertained.
Enjoy live music under the tent after racing from local and international artists.
ENJOY BLOCK ISLAND
The best part of Race Week is Block Island! From the beaches to restaurants, there is something for the whole family (or crew) to enjoy.