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The Great American Eclipse

August 18, 2017
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Next week, the skies will give the United States a show unlike any other. For the first time in twenty six years, a total solar eclipse will occur over America. Though Rhode Island will not be host to the less than seven minute show of a total eclipse, we will have an unimpeded view to[…..]

Uniquely Newport Package – Rail & Sail

August 8, 2017
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Explore the sea and historic railroads with 12 Meter Charters’ NEW Uniquely Newport Rail and Sail Package! 12 Meter Charters has paired up with Rail Explorers to give you an exciting look at Newport’s exceptional land and sea.  Enjoy an exclusive experience of the beautiful outdoors in a safe and either relaxed or active way. The pedal[…..]

J Class World Championships!

July 30, 2017
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This August Newport, Rhode Island will host a regatta to remember! The first ever J Class World Championship is being planned by the New York Yacht Club and will feature racing from August 21st through the 26th. Seven out of Nine J Class competitors still floating will sail into Newport for the main event. This[…..]

Uniquely Newport 4th of July!

June 29, 2017
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Enjoy a uniquely Newport celebration this July 4th! Home of the Sons of Liberty, Rhode Island was the first state to declare its independence from Great Britain in a nearly unanimous vote. Stuck in the thick of coastal battles, Rhode Islanders wrote their own letters of discharge to the king and his soldiers while waiting[…..]

Happy Worlds Ocean Day from the City-by-the-Sea!

June 8, 2017
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Today is World Ocean Day and it’s a great day to stop and think about how awesome the ocean is!  So sailing friends lets protect Newport’s beautiful coastline.  Don’t forget –  without the ocean we wouldn’t be sailing!

Sailing in Newport – Memorial Day Weekend Schedule

May 23, 2017
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Memorial Day Weekend Cruises Kick off the summer season in Newport, Rhode Island with a sail! Our 12 Meter yachts will be sailing all weekend. Come join us! 2 HR DAILY SAILS ABOARD AMERICA’S CUP 12 Meter Yachts – $79/person ($50/child) Saturday, May 27 – 3:00pm to 5:00pm Saturday, May 27 – 5:30pm to 7:30pm[…..]

12 Meter Sailing Season is Coming!

April 24, 2017
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Let’s Go Sailing! Sails starts for the season on May 10 and  12 Meter Charters is gearing up for another fabulous year of sailing in Newport, Rhode Island.  Don’t miss the boat! Book your preferred day on the water today. Plan a customized private charter or join one of our Daily Sails. We offer the best[…..]

Sailing into Fall!

September 23, 2016
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Photo by Marial Maher/Libby Kirwin Real Estate Summer in Newport, Rhode Island has ended so all the on-the-water fun must end too, right?  WRONG!  The sun is shining, the water is warm and the breeze is blowing.  It is the perfect time to come sailing in Newport!   12 Meter Charters has customized charters, team-building and daily[…..]

Sailing Legend, Charley Morgan, Sails Aboard Heritage to help Hospice Community

September 19, 2016
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“Leveraging our success for a good cause is one of the most noble things that the sailing community can do.” –Charley Morgan On September 17, 12 Meter Charters proudly welcomed aboard sailing and boat manufacturing legend, Charley Morgan. To benefit the hospice community, Morgan, the last of the wooden era America’s Cup skippers still behind[…..]

The Rhode Show Sails with 12 Meter Charters!

August 13, 2016
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Last Thursday, 12 Meter Charters sailed on to the Rhode Show.  Host Will Gilbert joined us for a sail aboard our 12 Meter yacht, Heritage, earlier this summer. Check out the segment that aired on the Rhode Show on Thursday evening.  Also, check out some behind the scenes photos Captain Duncan took during their sail.  Thank[…..]

America’s Cup Winning J Boat Sailing in Newport

July 28, 2016
Columbia and Ranger-7003

Everyday on Narragansett Bay is different and yesterday our guests got the treat of seeing the 1937 America’s Cup winner, J class yacht Ranger, sailing in Newport!  Ranger will be competing in the Candy Store Cup this weekend in Newport.   Check out these fabulous photos Captain Duncan took of our 12’s sailing alongside Ranger.[…..]

Sailing in Newport, RI – 4th of July Weekend Schedule

June 26, 2016
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 Get your red, white and blue on – it’s time to celebrate with sailing in Newport!Photo by George Bekris. Throughout the 4th of July weekend we are offering 12 Meter Sailing Cruises.  Participate in the sailing or just sit back and enjoy the sights!  Call for tickets or book online.  We look forward to welcoming you aboard![…..]

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