Our Sponsors


Velocitek makes electronic instruments for performance sailing. Through their commitment to 1% for the Planet, Velocitek donates annually to our mission, fulfilling their core belief that a company has both an obligation to help protect the natural environment, especially lakes and oceans.

The Volvo Ocean Race & Brunel have a lot in common. They share fundamental values of teamwork and professionalism. 

The race is not about the boats, it’s about the people. Brunel is a world leader in staffing and recruitment and people are at the heart of everything they do.

Rockefeller & Co. is a global investment advisory and asset management firm that provides a wide array of services to individuals, families and trusts, as well as to foundations, endowments and other nonprofit institutions.

Lemon & Line handcrafts nautically inspired bracelets and accessories in Newport, Rhode Island. The founder, David Norton, is a lifelong sailor and was inspired by our mission to protect the ocean. 50% of proceeds of the Sailors for the Sea bracelet is donated to us every year.
North Sails, the largest division of North Technology Group, is the world leader in sailmaking technology. North Sails is the sailmaker of choice on the majority of America’s Cup, Grand Prix, Ocean race boats, One Design and Superyachts.

Founded by Bob Johnstone, MJM is the world’s most fuel-efficient production motoryacht brand. These eco-smart motoryachts  are built to be stronger and lighter with responsible environmental design, engineering and construction.

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Helly Hansen Newport, the oldest Helly Hansen licensed store in North America, has become a worldwide distributor of the finest boating, winter sports, and rainwear gear available. They have outfitted crews from the America's Cup, the Volvo Ocean Race and the Newport to Bermuda Race. 

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