Wind + Water

These elemental forces, embodying nature in its purest state, have served as a wellspring of inspiration for innovation throughout history. Humans have harnessed the power of wind and water to explore, trade, engage in recreation, and compete. Purpose-driven design emerges as a result. Teamwork, commitment, and dedication form a union of mental and physical skills, involving navigation, strategic decision-making, agility, speed, and strength.


Sailing brings together individuals with diverse skills, collaborating toward a shared objective. Whether engaged in cruising or racing, teamwork is indispensable for propelling a boat swiftly through the water. Discover the stories of collegiate sailors leaving their mark, and join forces with friends to race towards the finish line.

The Making of a Sailor: Mental

Delve into the psychological aspects of sailing, encompassing navigation, tactics, leadership, and decision-making. Explore the tales of legendary dynamic duos and step into the role of a tactician yourself.

The Making of a Sailor: Physical

Sailors of all skill levels exhibit physical prowess, showcasing speed, agility, strength, and endurance. Witness professionals soaring above the water and take on the challenge of grinding.


Witness the pinnacle of the sport where sailors demonstrate their skills at the highest level. Explore iconic sailing events, delve into the history of the America's Cup, and find resources to embark on your own sailing journey.

Quick Links

The Sailing Museum & Hall of Fame

365 Thames Street

Newport, RI 02840