“Volunteers don’t get paid, not because they’re worthless, but because they’re priceless.”

Sherry Anderson

Sail Newport relies heavily on the contribution of volunteers to operate so successfully each year. As part of our team, volunteers bring skills, talent, hard work, good humor to partner with us in managing the massive programs and event schedule that we have each season.

  • Duties:
    • Race Committee
      • Race committee signal, mark or safety boat help
    • Registration
      • Help check-in desk, collect waivers, hand out tee-shirts
    • Help at socials
      • Set-up tent tables, decorate for the party, collect tickets, hand-out wristbands
  • Greeter
  • Lunchtime assistance
  • Afternoon pick up and safety help
  • Help on the dock
  • Assist guests with lifejackets
  • Landscaping
  • Painting
  • Carpentry
  • Boat repair
  • Reception
  • Answer phones
  • Office projects

Here’s how to apply

If you would like to explore different volunteer opportunities and don’t have a specific date in mind, please apply via the link below, or download the paper application.

Apply to volunteer

If you have a specific date in mind, we have these 2019 regattas active and you can choose your event and shift:

Newport Regatta
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C420 National Championship
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J Fest Regatta
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Sail for Hope
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