This week our America’s Cup winner, Columbia is busy prepping for the New York Yacht Club’s Annual Regatta in Newport, RI. The Annual Regatta is the longest running regatta in America, this is the 155th! There are over 100 entries in this weekend’s regatta including 6 meters, J/22s, Swans, and America’s Cup 12 Meter yachts. The regatta will start on Friday, June 12 with the Around-the-Island Race where yachts will race around Conanicut Island. Bouy racing in Narragansett Bay will follow on Saturday, June 13 and Sunday, June 14. For more About the New York Yacht Club’s 155th Annual Regatta check out http://www.nyyc.org/
Good Luck Team Columbia – sail fast!