October 2021 Burgee

In this issue, dates for the race awards, parade of lights and slip assignment are announced. Entertainment committee calendar is posted and receipt of important Clean Marina certification is received.

September 2021 Burgee

This issue contains important information about changes to launch hours, upcoming races and sadly notes the passing of member Gail (Darcy) Pavlick.

August 2021 Burgee

This issue has news and new calendar items, including open registration now for the Mitchell Columbus regatta, winter slip request and the NYC Texas BBQ.

Mitchell Columbus Regatta Registration Open Now

38th Annual Mitchell Columbus Day Regatta Friday, October 8 – Monday, October 11, 2021 The Mitchell Columbus Day Regatta is an annual race from Newport to Block Island started by Newport Yacht Club member and past commodore Cliff Mitchell and is named in honor of his father. The regatta is a relaxed event with an… Read more »

Eight Bells for Frank Wyatt

Francis “Frank” Gould Wyatt Jr, 90, passed away peacefully at his home in Portsmouth, Rhode Island on July 18, 2021. His family was lovingly by his side. He now joins his late wife of 60 years Evelyn (Burns) who had passed away 5 years earlier. He was born on April 27, 1931, to Frank and… Read more »

July 2021 Burgee

This issue shares important Club news, race results and key dates from the Offshore Committee and announces some fun events for all from the Entertainment Committee!

June 2021 Burgee

This issue celebrates the Club’s expanded operations with the easing of COVID restrictions, including re-opening the Topside Lounge. Seasonal events are also announced.

May 2021 Burgee

This month’s Burgee covers many start of season topics including Junior Sailing, racing and the Newport Memorial Boat parade. Frostbite winners are also announced.

April 2021 Burgee

This issue of the Burgee kicks off boating season 2021. It includes appreciation for Dock Day volunteers, Regatta news, and a special boat naming opportunity to sponsor the Junior Sailing Program.