Newport, Rhode Island
22nd - 24th Aug 2014
Never failing to attract a fantastic selection of superyachts, the Newport Bucket Regatta is a wonderful weekend of friendly competition and social events.
Beginning in the crystal clear waters of Narragansett Bay and Rhode Island Sound, the “Spirit of the Bucket” is unique. The regatta, held in Newport since 2002 and hosted by the Newport Shipyard, will see a multitude of contemporary and classic sailing yachts descend upon the region once more.
Promoting friendly cometition, the Newport Bucket Regatta will commence with daily awards being presented to the winners of each class, in addition to awards for first, second and third place. The overall winner of the regatta will receive the Bucket Trophy.
Surrounding the regatta is an atmosphere unparalleled to any other yachting event. With a 26 year history, the focus has always been on fun and friendly competition.
Surrounding the regatta is an atmosphere unparalleled to any other yachting event.
LOCAL DESTINATION INFORMATION
Known in Greece as the ‘sun island’, Rhodes basks in the suns rays for more than 300 days of the year. This is just one of the reasons it has long been a favourite with writers, painters and visitors who travel from far and wide to experience the islands beautiful coastline and rich cultural heritage.
Explore iconic cities, beautiful national parks and stunning beaches whilst twisting and turning amongst endless rolling vistas and ocean roads. From snow-capped mountains to vast barren deserts, towering forests and crystalline lakes, one lifetime is not enough to experience everything North America’s cruising grounds have to offer.