New Shoreham, RI (June 4, 2015) – In its commitment to a sustainable environment the Storm Trysail Club has adopted the protocol set forth by Sailors for the Sea for a clean regatta for its 50th anniversary Block Island Race Week, June 21-26.
The club has committed to paperless race documents, reusable water bottles, water stations on the docks, recycling and composting. An app is in development that will keep competitors aware of the latest communications from race officials, overall standings and daily stories.
The Storm Trysail Club also plans to host a beach clean-up in conjunction with Clean Ocean Access, which works to protect, preserve and maintain shoreline acc…
Full Article: Scuttlebutt Sailing News – Storm Trysail Club Initiates Sustainability Plans for Block Island Race Week, Editor