Block Island Race Week XXVI
2015
Regatta News, Press Releases & Photos

Registration is now open for the 2015 Block Island Race Week (BIRW), the 50th anniversary of this iconic East Coast sailing regatta organized by the Storm Trysail Club. Race Week 2015 is scheduled for June 21-26 and includes multiple races per day, lots of shoreside activities, and a Round the Island Race. In addition, this year’s event includes several new initiatives, including new classes of boats that will be invited to race and an emphasis on youth and environmental awareness

Click HERE for regatta information and on-line registration

Click HERE for IRC and PHRF Requirements

2015 BIRW Press Releases:
March 26, 2015 - Press Release (pdf)
February 24, 2015 - Press Release (pdf)
December 8, 2014 - Press Release (pdf)


 


The Storm Trysail Club announces its leadership team for the 50th Anniversary of Block Island Race Week to be held June 21-26, 2015:

Peter Rugg – Chairman
Dick Neville – PRO
John Fisher – Co-Chair, Onshore
Eric Kreuter - Co-Chair, Onshore
Brad Dellenbaugh – Jury Chairman
Marcy Trenholm – Director Administration
Ed Cesare – Director Technology
Joe Cooper – Director Participation
Dan Faria – Director Sponsorship
Joey Moffitt – Director Social Media
Barry Gold - Feeder Race Coordinator
Tom Delaney - Media Director
Whitney Rugg Clean Regatta Coordinator
Meredith Rugg – Housing Coordinator
Dr. Willie Faragulli – Special Advisor
Steve and Lisa Draper - Site Coordinators


Block Island Race Week XXV
2013 Regatta News, Press Releases & Photos

Click HERE for video interviews about 2013 BIRW
2013 BIRW Press Releases:
Daily Race Photos:
BIRW News by WindCheck:
June 28, 2013 - Press Release
June 27, 2013 - Press Release June 27 Photos June 27 News
June 26, 2013 - Press Release June 26 Photos June 26 News
June 25, 2013 - Press Release June 25 Photos June 25 News
June 24, 2013 - Press Release June 24 Photos June 24 News
June 23, 2013 - Press Release    
May 14, 2013 - Press Release (pdf)

Block Island Race Week XXIV
2011 Regatta News, Press Releases & Photos




Block Island Race Week XXIII
2009 Regatta News, Press Releases & Photos

Press Releases:

Daily Race Photos: BIRW News by WindCheck:  
June 2 - Press Release (pdf) June 21 Photos June 22 News  
June 21 - Press Release (pdf) June 22 Photos June 23 News
June 22 - Press Release (pdf) June 23 Photos June 24 News  
June 23 - Press Release (pdf) June 24 Photos June 25 News  
June 24 - Press Release (pdf) June 25 Photos June 26 News  
June 25 - Press Release (pdf)      
June 26 - Press Release (pdf)      
Final Event Press Release (pdf)