Herreshoff Marine Museum and Ameerica's Cup Hall of Fame
Herreshoff Marine Museum America's Cup Hall of Fame
Herreshoff Marine Museum
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2016 Herreshoff Classic Yacht Rendezvous & Regatta
August 26-28

The Herreshoff Classic Regatta is an annual event drawing participants from around the world. Classic yachts, many of them Herreshoff designs, gather for a weekend of racing and social events.

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Herreshoff Classic Regatta

Registration & Ticket Information:
This year's dinner features a return to a good old-fashioned Rhode Island lobster bake including steamed Spinney Creek soft-shelled clams, PEI mussels, corn on the cob, red bliss potatoes, chourico, barbecued chicken and a garden salad. Catering by McGrath Clambakes.  
McGrath Clambakes
Race Documents: Race Results: 
Racing Classes Include: 
Alerion Express 28,
Six Metre, 
Eight Metre,
Twelve Metre, 
S Class,
CRF Cat Boat, 
CRF Classic & Vintage,
CRF Spirit of Tradition
(1971 and later),
*Sea Sprite 23
*Herreshoff 12½ 
(wood or fiberglass including CCSB, H12, Bullseye, and Doughdish)

*Registration for all classes except the H12 and Sea Sprite include two (2) dinner tickets

Friday, August 26th:
1700: Living Boat Show: Classic yachts are invited to participate in the Living Boat Show on the Museum’s moorings and waterfront on Friday.
1700-2000: Welcome Prosecco Party & Early Registration 

Saturday, August 27th:
0830-0900: Mandatory check-in - under the waterfront tent
0900: Competitor’s Briefing - under the waterfront tent
1100: Warning Signal for first race. 
1700: Cocktails - under the tent – cash bar.
1830: Regatta Dinner.
1930: Program and Awards

Sunday, August 28th:
CRF Classes and the Herreshoff “S” Boat Class will race to Newport. The Wind Hill Trophy Race will race in Bristol Harbor.
0900: Competitor’s Briefing - under the tent
1100: Warning Signal for classes racing to Newport.
1200: Wind Hill Trophy Race – Special race for Herreshoff 12 ½‘s (& Bullseye, Doughdish, etc.) 

This event was sponsored by:
Bristol Marine
Jamestown Distributors Musto Hood Sailmakers
Gowrie Group Pure Insurance American Cruise Lines

2015 Results: 

Saturday Results:  Sunday Results:  To view the details and schedule from the 2015 Regatta: Click Here
View Photos from the 2015 Classic Regatta:



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