A Man, a Dog, and a Circumnavigation of the Fox Islands

12/29/2011 - [embed]https://www.vimeo.com/28578591[/embed] This seven-minute film was shot on a recent trip along the Maine Island Trail. During a four day sail my dog, Mic, and I circumnavigated the Fox Islands (Vinalhaven and North Haven) in Penobscot Bay, Maine. The footage covers fitting out my boat in Camden and Rockland, setting out… SEE MORE

Sail Newport Boat Hoists Undergo Refit

12/29/2011 - [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gmAyV4UsRYM[/embed] A major overhaul of Sail Newport's 3-ton and 2-ton cranes will be happening over the winter. Stay tuned and "Thank You" to 11th Hour Racing for the help with this project! Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gmAyV4UsRYM SEE MORE

Ultra-green, Singlehanded Ocean Racer Takes Shape

12/29/2011 - [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZCBicB4g-1Q[/embed] A few weeks ago we separated the plug from the mold of the new Paris 63 that we're building for a gentleman who plans to beat the solo, nonstop circumnavigation record set by Dodge Morgan. This video, filmed by Billy Black, shows us pulling the mold off the plug,… SEE MORE

Sail Newport Director Chosen to Lead AC Committee

12/29/2011 - [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kp4M9flpuSs[/embed] Brad Read, executive director of Sail Newport, has been chosen by Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee as the chairman of the America's Cup World Series Host Committee. Read, a world-class sailor who helped steer the successful campaign to bring the America's Cup World Series event to Newport in June… SEE MORE

“Isobel”, a Spirit of Tradition Yacht

11/29/2011 - [embed]https://www.vimeo.com/32328337?title=0[/embed] A video of the newly launched "Isobel", a Spirit of Tradition Yacht designed by Stephens & Waring Yacht Design, built by Brooklin Boatyard, with interior design by and Martha Coolidge. Source: https://www.vimeo.com/32328337?title=0 SEE MORE

Boat Test: Drop It, Cut It In Half, and Then Drive It!

10/29/2011 - [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EqkfKfc2Y4Q[/embed] Boston Whalers became legendary decades ago when one stayed afloat after being cut in half (and Nauset Marine in Massachusetts did it again just a couple of months ago), so South Florida boatbuilder SeaHunter had to find a way to beat that kind of durability demonstration. This incredible video… SEE MORE

Scenes from the 2011 Newport Boat Show

9/16/2011 - The weekend forecast for Newport is for the same kind of weather we had on Friday — and the weather Friday was simply epic — so if you can find the time to get to Newport International Boat Show this weekend, do it. Here are some scenes from out on… SEE MORE

Dramatic Launches Are a Summer Tradition in Essex

7/29/2011 - [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MepEj7MbV7g[/embed] Boat launches are without doubt one of our favorite events on the coast. High tide, good friends, and the excitement of seeing a years-long project come to fruition make for an experience that boaters and landlubbers alike won’t soon forget. In Essex, Harold Burnham adds a twist, literally, to… SEE MORE

Isobel Launch

7/18/2011 - Check out these photos from Isobel's launch on Friday. She will be competing in PBR August 18-21 and fellow competitors will be able to tour her during Saturday night's party sponsored by her designers Stephens Waring Yacht Design. To join the party - go to: http://www.penobscotbayrendezv ous.com/How-to-register SEE MORE