Volvo Ocean Race returns to Newport in May 2018

Don't miss the only stop of the Volvo Ocean Race in the United States! The race is often described as the longest and toughest sporting event in the world and one of sailing's Big Three events, alongside the Olympics and America's Cup. Sailors from 7 teams race over 45,000 nautical miles across four oceans, six continents and twelve landmark Host Cities to win one of the most coveted prizes in all of sports. If you're a sailor, a fan of epic competition, or just love the ocean, the Volvo Ocean Race is not to be missed!

Volvo Ocean Race 2018 and Newport Harbor

The Newport Yachting Center puts you close to everything!

The Newport Yaching Center is conveniently located across Newport Harbor from Fort Adams, the official site of the Volvo Ocean Race Village.

DISTANCE BY WATER TAXI
10 minutes

DISTANCE BY CAR / TAXI
17 minutes

DISTANCE BY BIKE
24 minutes

When you're not involved in race related events, the Newport Yachting Center puts you inthe middle of great cuisine, shopping and entertainment in downtown Newport. It's a location that can't be beat for the Volvo Ocean Race!

Volvo Ocean Race 2018 Newport Race Village

Race Village

The Race Village offers free activities for the entire family

EVents schedule for the Newport leg of the Volvo Ocean Race 2018

Events Schedule

Stay up to date with all of the events happening in Newport for the race

Discover Newport, RI's restaurants, shopping, art and more

Discover Newport

Newport offers fabulous restaurants, shopping, art, culture and more

Follow the Volvo Ocean Race 2018

Follow the Race

Where is the Volvo Ocean Race right now? Click the link to follow along

Reserve your space for the Volvo Ocean Race today

Newport is the only US stop for the Volvo Ocean Race. So if you'd like to be a part of sailing history, come join us here at the Newport Yachting Center this May.

Space is extremely limited at the marina and we will sell out for this historic event. So don't wait... reserve now to be part of the excitement!

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