The quadrennial ocean race from Newport, R.I., to England.

The first transatlantic race started in December of 1866 from New York Harbor. The race has been run many times since, but has only recently committed to a quadrennial schedule, running in 2011 and 2015. The last race was in 2019.


The Transatlantic Race is organized by the Royal Yacht Squadron, the New York Yacht Club, the Royal Ocean Racing Club and the Storm Trysail Club.

LATEST NEWS

January 31, 2023

Registration is open and the NOR has been posted for the 30th Block Island Race Week to be held June 19-23, 2023.

January 19, 2023

On Saturday, January 14th at Stamford Yacht Club, 140 members in-person and 60 on Zoom gathered for the 2023 Annual Meeting.