The sailing capital of the U.S. knows how to put on a show, and this week was no exception. Two lucky winners of the Harken Blockheads Volvo Ocean Race Newport VIP Experience Sweepstakes and their guests joined the Harken team for a full day of behind-the-scenes action. Check out highlights from the event!

See more stories from Harken in the Volvo Ocean Race at: www.HarkenAtTheFront.com

RECOMMENDED

Repair, Video

Addressing Spider Cracks

Learn how to treat wear-induced spider cracks that appear along the hull of your dinghy. If not managed,

Repair, Video

Gel Coat Repair 101

Follow along and learn how to repair common types of damage to the gel coat layer on the

Repair, Video

Dinghy Bow Bumper Repair

Many club-owned boats feature rubber bow bumpers designed to minimize the consequences of just-too-close encounters that can occur

Video

Waszp Walk-through

Join Reed Baldridge, USA Waszp class president, on a walk-through of the newest one-design foiler.


What exactly is a Blockhead? If you are totally obsessed with how to rig and sail your boat, you might already be one! Join the community of Blockheads to learn more about the sport, engage with others and share sailing experiences. This site serves as the hub for Blockheads globally, where you can discover how to join, media, tips and tricks, contests, and events. This program is all about YOU and we want to hear from everyone! Not seeing something? Your feedback is crucial, feel free to shoot us a comment or message.