Sail Newport and Bluenose Yachts Donation Match

Sail Newport and Bluenose Yachts are reaching out for your matching donation.  Proceeds from this matching grant endowment will enable Sail Newport to continue to offer free programs to the community. Currently, sailing programs are provided at no cost to organizations such as the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Center, The East Bat Met School and the innovative Pell School …

Jeanneau Partner’s with US Sailing

BRISTOL, R.I. (January 25th, 2019) – Jeanneau America and Beneteau America announce their continued partnership with the US Sailing Team and sponsorship of the 2019 Hempel World Cup Series Miami. The leading boat builders have been sponsors of the team since 2014 and will continue to have a strong presence in high-performance sailing as Official Partners of the US Sailing Team and as the Exclusive …

Cruising World 2019 Boat of the Year Award

The Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 490 won Cruising World’s “Import Boat of the Year” award. “The Jeanneau was one of the best sailing yachts in this year’s contest, and is the very definition of an outstanding performance cruiser. The panelists gave the boat top marks for innovation and versatility,” said Herb McCormick, Cruising World Boat of the Year director. In addition …

NEW Jeanneau Sun Fast Just Announced!

The NEW Jeanneau Sun Fast 3300 was announced December 8 at the Paris Boat Show. It is scheduled to be launched this coming spring. To create this high-performance sailboat, which is to be sailed either fully crewed or short handed, Jeanneau enlisted not one, but two renowned naval architects:  Daniel Andrieu and Guillaume Verdier. David Andrieu, the naval architect behind …

Boat Not Pointing? Tips For Light Air

One design classes have tested tuning guides created to make your boat sail its’ best. For boats that don’t have tuning guides, follow the tips below. You may want to consider the boat you are sailing. Is it heavy, slow and have a short draft? This combination could be what is effecting your ability to point. To get more power …

Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 319 Sail Magazine BEST BOAT Winner 2019

Best Cruising Monohull Under 40ft Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 319  Good things come in small packages. Jeanneau’s new entry-level design is the Sun Odyssey 319, and she’s small but mighty. The French builder wanted to re-enter the small boat market, and the 319 joins two other models in the 30ft Sun Odyssey range. This way, Jeanneau has a boat for new …

2019 Sun Fast and the FIRST Ever Sun Fast World Cup

 A newly designed Jeanneau Sun Fast will debut in Spring 2019. The new Sun Fast can be sailed single-handed or with crew. She Sun Fast will be different from the 3200 and the 3600 in rating, price and design. She will have an inverted bow   The Sun Fast series is very popular for inshore and offshore sailing. There are …

Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 319, 410 AND 490 Nominated for 2019 Cruising World Boat of the Year!

2019 Cruising World Boat of the Year will be announced in the 2019 issue! Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 319 ELEGANT SIMPLICITY An exciting new addition to the Sun Odyssey range is the Sun Odyssey 319. With an overall length of 32’1” the Sun Odyssey 319 in many ways represents the very best of what Jeanneau is all about; elegance and simplicity. …

2018 United States Sailboat Show

JOIN US FOR THE UNITED STATES SAILBOAT SHOW October 4 (preview day) -8, 2018 To find out more information about preview day click here! City Dock, Annapolis, Maryland Thursday, October 4, 2018 10:00am – 6:00pm Friday, October 5, 2018 10:00am – 6:30pm Saturday, October 6, 2018 10:00am – 6:30pm Sunday, October 7, 2018 10:00am – 6:30pm Monday, October 8, 2018 …