Friday, April 18, 2014

Happy Easter

Photo from our archives

Have a Happy Easter!

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Postcards of Newport's First-Ins


It is not always easy to get one's boat launched early in the season, which may have partially explained the quiet Narragansett Bay and almost empty Newport Harbor last Sunday morning.

Here is the same scene as above, a few hours earlier.

Approaching IRYS by Sea




















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The Impossible-to-Pass Royal Male


A few items stood out.












By early afternoon, a few competitions dotted the water.











And other members of the first-in crowd needed less protection from the elements.