80 West Side Rd
New Shoreham, RI 02807
9 days until this event
Save the dates for the 2023 Block Island Race Week (BIRW) and the J/109 Class North American Championship. This is the 58th anniversary of BIRW and this iconic East Coast sailing regatta organized by the Storm Trysail Club. Race Week is scheduled for June 19-23 and includes multiple races per day, lots of shoreside activities, and a Round the Island Race.
There will also be a J/109 Class Party! Thanks to NORDLYS owner Bob Schwartz, we will have a class party scheduled one night at his rental house.
- Notice of Race
- J/109 Class requirements
- Boats Entered
- Measurement Checklist
- Declare Sails
- Schedule Measurement Inspection
- List all crew members with World Sailing IDs in Yachtscoring using the Owners Corner at this link: https://www.
- RSVP for Class Party Tuesday 20 June
- Volunteer for two tasks at Class Party
Class Party Details – Tuesday 20 June @ 6pm
Directions to Bob Schwartz’s house – 1078 West Beach Road for Party:
Go North on Corn Neck Road (the main North – South road) about 2 miles or so from the Salt Pond. Make a left on West Beach Road. There is a sign for the island transfer station at the intersection of West Beach Road and Corn Neck. The driveway is about a quarter of a mile down West Beach Road on the left and has a sign for Crews Hideout. Pull into the driveway. It is okay to park on the grass. The address is 1078 West Beach Road.