SAILING HAS A NEW HOME

PRESERVING THE LEGACY. HONORING THE LEGENDS. ENGAGING THE NEXT GENERATION.

PRESERVING THE LEGACY

NATIONAL SAILING HALL OF FAME

HONORING THE LEGENDS

NATIONAL SAILING HALL OF FAME

ENGAGING THE NEXT GENERATION

NATIONAL SAILING HALL OF FAME

MEET THE

CLASS OF 2020

Nine extraordinary individuals join the ranks of our nation's sailing legends in 2020. Their stories span over 150 years and their varied backgrounds and talents culminate in excellence. While their methods and perspectives may differ, they are all motivated by a shared passion for harnessing wind and water, and inspired by the magic that happens when the two intersect.

NEWS

About Us

Located in the heart of America’s sailing capital, the new home of the National Sailing Sailing Hall of Fame will soon invite visitors to discover the magic that happens when wind and water meet.

Hall of Fame

Recognizing & celebrating individual

career achievements, the Hall of Fame honors the legends of our sport, inspiring the next generation.

Sailing in America

Sailing shapes our American experience– explore club stories from coast to coast, achievements of sailors across the sport, educational resources and cultural contributions.

July 23, 2020

#Post Title 

Celebrating heritage and inspiring new sailors and innovators.

June 23, 2020

#Post Title 

June 23, 2020

The National Sailing Hall of Fame (NSHOF) announced nine sailors comprising its 10th anniversary class of inductees.

June 2, 2020

#Post Title 

Newport, R.I. & Bristol, R.I. – The National Sailing Hall of Fame and Herreshoff Marine Museum & America’s Cup Hall of Fame announced today their partnership to open an America’s Cup Hall of Fame location in Newport, Rhode Island.

LEGENDS OF AMERICAN SAILING

By Gary Jobson

ORDER YOUR COPY TODAY!

Renowned sailing author and America's Cup Veteran Gary Jobson offers an intimate glimpse into the lives of the men and women who have shaped the world of sailing in America for the past several decades.

100% of proceeds support the National Sailing Hall of Fame.

In the Heart of Newport

The facility at the historic Newport Armory will provide a home for American sailing – a place where people can immerse themselves in an interactive experience that celebrates the heritage of the sport and honors its legends, engaging the next generation.

Our mailing address has not changed, but the office has been temporarily been moved to the IYRS Mill Building as renovations to the Armory are underway.

Preserving America’s Sailing Legacy

Engaging Sailing’s Next Generation


Stay Connected to the National Sailing Hall of Fame