Newport, Rhode Island is the 6th of 11 stops in the 38,000 nautical mile Volvo Ocean Race that takes sailors in a competition around the world. Join us as we welcome them to Newport, RI, their only stop in United States!
The Volvo 65’s will arrive on Leg 6 from Brazil around May 5 and will be in Newport until start of Leg 7 across the North Atlantic to Lisbon, Portugual on May 17, 2015.
See the Volvo Ocean Race action in Newport from the water! 12 Meter Charters will be offering cruises on May 14, 16 and 17 for viewing of the Volvo Ocean Race events. These cruises include viewing the Volvo 65’s racing under motor and sailing Narragansett Bay aboard one of our America’s Cup 12 Meter yachts. Come join 12 Meter Charters in Newport for a viewing of this “Life at the Extreme” sailing event!
Sailing aboard an America’s Cup 12 Meter Yacht is the ultimate Newport experience!