The day began with a 3-hour delay due to fog but finally by 2 pm, the fog lifted and boats headed out for breeze-on conditions for just one race. Click on the image below to read this issue of the 1BI.
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AP over A was raised at 11:30am by the Race Committee due to Wind and Fog, but that doesn't stop the sailors on Block Island from having some fun. Competitive corn hole, mudslides, and a bike race to the Mt. Gay Rum Tent. Click on the image below to read this issue of the 1BI.
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The 1BI is the Block Island Race Week's Daily Digital Newsletter. The Tent is open and 148 boats are docked in New Harbor ahead of the 27th Storm Trysail Block Island Race Week. Check out the preview of the event and photos from the day. Click on the image below to read this issue of the 1BI.

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Nearly 100 volunteers from Storm Trysail Club are the backbone of the Race Committee and shore support for 2017 Block Island Race Week. Photo ©Stephen R Cloutier

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A drone shot shows some of the boats at the Block Island Boat Basin. Photo ©Stephen R Cloutier


Each day, we will bring you the latest news, photos, videos, and highlights from the race course, the docks, and under the tent. We look forward to sharing your stories with fellow competitors and fans watching the racing from afar.

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