The 13th Ida Lewis Distance Race will begin on August 18 just outside of Newport Harbor. This last-season distance race is open to all qualifying boats of 28 feet or longer. Well, we are not going short this year!
Warrior, the Volvo 70, is now settled into the Hinckley Yacht Yard in Portsmouth, RI for the summer. She will be an entry to this event and a great training ground. Beginning in Narragansett Bay, he event will take sailors past iconic New England features like Castle Hill and Buzzards Bay Tower on a course of either 177nm or 150nm. Keep an eye out for those colorful clown sails!