America's Cup Private Charter

Newport, RI

Item #: CRU-RDI-0008
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Experience the thrill of competitive sailing with an America's Cup Private Charter in Newport!
  • Sailing enthusiasts and land-lovers alike will experience a hands-on sailing excursion aboard an America's Cup competitor
  • 2-hour private charter with experienced crew members to coach you through racing maneuvers and sailing techniques
  • No sailing experience necessary
  • Try your hands at the helm or sit back and enjoy some time on the water!
Newport, Rhode Island
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May through October:

Essential Information
  • Crew gratuity is not included, but is appreciated
  • Guests should be in good physical condition and able to embark and disembark the vessel
  • No sailing experience necessary
  • Food and drinks are not recommended on board
2 hours
Experience Provider Info
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Maximum Participants
There will be a maximum of 13 passengers per boat.
This experience is only for those on the boat.
Weather Dependent
Sails depart rain or shine unless the captain deems the conditions to be unsafe for sailing. If the experience is cancelled due to inclement weather, you will be able to reschedule for another date. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.
What To Wear
Wear boating or tennis shoes that will not scratch the deck. High heels are no permitted. It is recommended to bring a jacket, as the temperature on the water may be cooler.
Can I assist the crew with sailing the boat?
Yes, you'll have the option to assist the captain and crew with sailing however, if you'd rather sit back and relax you're free to do that as well!
Will I get seasick?
Most passengers do not experience seasickness. America's Cup racing yachts are stable and designed for cutting through waves rather than riding up and over them.
Can I bring food and drinks on board?
It is not recommended to bring food or drinks on board during the 2-hour charter.

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Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, all bookings are final. No cancellations or rescheduling requests will be allowed. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.

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