Conanicut Marina – Jamestown, RI
Conanicut Marine Services & Latitude Yacht Brokerage
Contact: Ryan Miller
Located on Conanicut Island at the mouth of Narragansett Bay, Conanicut Marine is known for its hospitality, excellent facilities, highly trained technicians, and nearby amenities. Jamestown is an ideal base for cruising the waters of Narragansett Bay, Block Island, and the Elizabeth Islands or for racing on the Bay. Located in the center of the town of Jamestown, visitors have easy access to restaurants, groceries, and boutique shops.
“Jamestown is a world apart. Just 10 minutes by car from Newport or a short ferry ride on beautiful Narragansett Bay. Unwind and enjoy a leisurely stroll through our quaint village featuring unique shops and inviting restaurants. Spend a day at the beach, visit a lighthouse, or explore historic forts. There is something for everyone.” – Jamestown Chamber of Commerce
Boats on Display
Email to register for on site sailing classes in Bristol, Warwick or Jamestown: email@example.com
Narragansett Sailing School will be offering sailing lessons at three locations at the show; Bristol, Jamestown, and East Greenwich. We will have a two hour beginning sailing lesson in the morning and afternoon, and a two hour sailboat docking lesson mid-day offered every day at each location.
The classes have a maximum of 5 students.
The schedule will be:
9:30-11:30 Introductory Lesson – Basic Sailing
Learn and practice the five simple steps that make a sailboat go, sailing commands, and basic rules of the road. Everyone gets time at the wheel!
12:30-2:00 Basic Docking
Learn, experience, and deal with the forces that are in play when maneuvering a 30+ ft boat in close quarters.
3:00-5:00 Introductory Lesson – Basic Sailing
Learn how to make a sailboat go using just five easy rules. Learn how to turn a sailboat in its own length in tight quarters.
Give us a call to register first come first served. Five student maximum per class. $25 each. Such a bargain!! Give Jim Spiro a call at 401-250-5496 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org for registrations or questions.
Latitude is a yacht brokerage firm located in historic Newport, Rhode Island. We specialize in the brokerage of select cruising, racing, and offshore sailing yachts as well as down-east style cruisers, trawlers and motor yachts. Whether you are a novice sailor, a classic boat enthusiast, or a seasoned yachtsman, Latitude will steer you towards that day when you realize your passion and navigate toward open waters. www.latitudeyacht.com
Located on Conanicut Island at the mouth of Narragansett Bay, Conanicut Marine is known for its hospitality, excellent facilities, highly trained technicians, and nearby amenities. CMS is an ideal base for cruising the waters of Narragansett Bay, Block Island, and the Elizabeth Islands or for racing on the Bay. Located in the center of the town of Jamestown, guests have easy access to restaurants, groceries, and laundry facilities – enjoy a short walk or take our courtesy shuttle. www.conanicutmarina.com
After running the yacht sales operation at Handy Boat for eight years Jon Knowles developed a 48,000 sq. ft. marine, restaurant and office complex with two partners along with starting East Coast Yacht Sales with its 5,000 sq. ft. heated showroom in Yarmouth, Maine in 1986 to offer a high quality yacht sales and service organization for the purchase and sale of new and used power and sailboats operated by an experienced sales team and service department that has a passion for people, boats and the water.
Since 1986 we have opened four more offices over the past 25 years in Camden, Maine, Salem, Massachusetts, Newport, Rhode Island and Stonington, Connecticut attracting ten of the best brokers on the east coast. We are not just another boat brokerage hanging out a shingle, we invest in what we believe in, the product. We inventory Grand Banks, MJM’s, J/Boats and Tartans. We service our boats and customers unlike many brokers in the business. We take trades, many trades and we are fair to our customers. We understand the value of our customers over the long run. www.ecys.com
Berthon USA specializes in the presentation of high quality yachts both sail and power. Berthon USA is run by Jennifer Stewart and Alan Baines, assisted in Connecticut by Randy Altemus. With years of experience, the office’s reputation is second to none.
Berthon USA is the East Coast agent for Najad Yachts of Sweden and Rustler Yachts of the UK.
Najad produces a range of high quality cruising yachts from 35 to 57 feet in center and aft cockpit versions.
Rustler produces a range of yachts from 24 to 44 feet, that include the beautiful classic 24 daysailer, the long running long keeled 36, and the fast 42 and a 44 foot deck saloon cruiser, all bespoke for the discerning buyer. www.berthon.co.uk/berthon-usa/
Bavaria sailing yachts are 32’ – 55’ cruising boats, designed with performance edge, and ease of handling in mind. Built by skilled craftsmen (some boat builders at the Bavaria yard have been there 30 years) combined with computer-aided, state-of-the art manufacturing processes. Bavaria combines quality German engineering with collaborative design expertise from Farr Yacht Design and BMW Designworks USA. Teaming up with market leaders in yacht, ergonomic and interior design takes Bavaria to best in class when it comes to delivering well engineered and constructed sailing yachts with powerful lines and innovative features. Over three decades of refining the production process keeps the pricing affordable and the Bavaria as an outstanding value luxury yacht.
Spinnaker’s will be open for the season and will have great food, drinks, and ice cream so come hungry!! They will also have a tent up at the show serving hotdogs and kettle corn for the kids. Spinnaker’s waterfront café is located in right next to the Conanicut Marina and East Ferry beaches. They serve seafood, sandwiches and thier signature ice cream. Spinnaker’s has been featured in Yankee Magazine and SO Rhode Island Magazine.