Newport Yacht reNdezvous
Asold-out crowd of 330 gathered in August for dinner, dancing, silent and live auctions, and a yacht hop to benefit Rhode Island’s Boys & Girls Clubs of Newport County. The evening, hosted by Newport Shipyard, began with cocktails aboard seven yachts ranging in size from the 32-foot classic motoryacht Latitude to the 175-foot schooner Columbia. Russell Morin Catering & Events provided the dinner and Mac Chrupcala Orchestra the entertainment. The event raised more than $250,000 for the Boys & Girls Clubs. Newport shipyard and
as event partners; cox communications and the Newport Daily News as contributing sponsors; and Bill and Jacalyn egan, pamela and david Ford, thomas and Jeanne hagerty, and Linda and John purdy as commodores and helmsmen.
Cerri Cantieri Navali has evolved its 102-foot (31-meter) FlyingSport line. Hull number 4 has the same slender, modern lines as her predecessors, but various features have been tweaked or upgraded, such as a newly designed helm station with an instrument panel lined in leather. Interior décor includes bamboo lathwork. Alternating glass and mirrored surfaces in the salon add to the feeling of extra volume on board. cerricantierinavali.it