A classic Arey's Pond Boat Yard cat, at left, sits on the Chesapeake beside a modern cruising catamaran.

Boating 101: Spring Checklist

5/16/2022 by Editor

By John Page Williams. Hooray for spring! It’s time to get out on the water. But first, make sure your boat is ready to run smoothly, reliably, and safely. (And even if you have been fishing all winter, it’s a good time to check over your rig for an even… SEE MORE

US Harbors' Annual "Best Harbor in the U.S." Contest

Best Harbor 2022 Leaderboard

5/15/2022 by Editor

With just over two weeks left to VOTE for your Best Harbor, a few clear coastal favorites have emerged. Don’t see your favorite harbor in the list below? Get out and vote today!  Not only will the winning harbor get bragging rights, the Grand Winner and Regional Winner harbors will… SEE MORE

Race For Ukraine Regatta

Bristol, RI June 4

The 2022 Race for Ukraine is a PHRF race around Conanicut Island on June 4, 2022 to provide a fundraising platform that will directly support the people of Ukraine.  There will be no entry fee, but organizers strongly encourage donations to Ukraine through our partner, Heart to Heart International (HHI).… SEE MORE

New York Yacht Club 168th Annual Regatta

Newport, RI June 10 - June 12

North America's oldest annual regatta will feature three great days of racing including the separately scored Around-the-Island Race on Friday, June 11.  Competition will take place in ORC, PHRF and one-design classes, as well as for classic yachts and multihulls. The New York Yacht Club Annual Regatta was first run on July 17, 1845, on the Hudson… SEE MORE