Boat of the Year

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This Beautiful Perpetual Trophy Was Crafted By GMT Composites


2024 BOTY Results as of 5-21

EVENT Website Link
Pret Gladding Race BARRINGTON
Twenty Hundred Club Around Aquidneck TWENTY HUNDRED
NBYA June Regatta NBYA
Sid Clark Distance Race BRISTOL YC
EGYC Annual Regatta Pursuit Race EAST GREENWICH YC
Safe Harbor Regatta SAFE HARBOR
Conanicut Around the Island Race CONANICUT YC
NBYA Fall and Challenge Cups NBYA
Twenty Hundred Club Fall Race TWENTY HUNDRED
Bud Humphrey Race BARRINGTON YC
Sail for Hope SAIL NEWPORT

2023 Winners

    • Spinnaker:  Co-Winners due to series tie!
        • Divided Sky, Vincent McAteer
        • Grimace, Dawson Hodgson
    • Non-spinnaker – Caneel, Chip Hawkins
    • 2023 BOTY Results
  • 2022 Winners
      •  Spinnaker – Mischief, David Schwartz
      • Non-spinnaker – Caneel, Chip Hawkins
      • 2022 Final results

2021 Winners

        •  Spinnaker – Zephyros, Tim Grimes
        • Non-spinnaker – Caneel, Chip Hawkins
        • BOTY-Results Final

2020 Winners

        •  Spinnaker – Divided Sky,  Vincent McAteer
        • Non-spinnaker – Caneel, Chip Hawkins
        •  BOTY Results

2019 Winners

        • 2019 – Spinnaker – Vixen, Jim Del Bonis
        • 2019 – Non-spinnaker – Caneel, Chip Hawkins

Trophy Deed of Gift

        • The name of the trophy shall be The Narragansett Bay Boat of the Year Trophy.
        • The trophy has been provided by GMT Composites, 48 Ballou Blvd, Bristol, RI 02809 to Narragansett Bay Yachting Association. GMT retains ownership of the trophy. GMT will bear the costs of updating the trophy each year. Trophy reverts to GMT if NBYA can no longer award the trophy under the terms of this deed.
        • The trophy shall be awarded to the owner of the boat on Narragansett Bay that has the achieved the best overall performance for the season. NBYA shall define and publish the criteria that will be used to choose the winner.
        • The trophy will be given to the winner in the Fall. It is the winner’s responsibility to return the trophy to GMT Composites in good condition by the end of the following September. The trophy must be displayed at the winner’s yacht club from July 1 through September 15. The winner may display the trophy as they choose during the rest of the year.