George Hill and Herb Marshall's America's Cup Charters has 30 years of experience in successfully connecting people with beautifully restored Classic Twelve Meter sailing yachts of Newport, RI. Our captains are the most experienced in the Newport Sailing industry. Our 3 decades in business is a testament of providing our clients an exceptional experience sailing. From our professional and friendly crew onboard, beautifully restored classic America’s Cup 12 Meter yachts and our onshore staff who coordinate your unique sailing event - our experience and winning fleet of 12 meters assures you a successful and memorable l2 Meter experience.
America's Cup Charters represents the yachts from the premier era of Corinthian America's Cup racing: the 1962 America's Cup winner US-l7 Weatherly, 1962 Cup contender US l9 Nefertiti, 1964 Cup contender US-2l American Eagle and two time America's Cup winner US-22 Intrepid ('67 & ’70). Each year our 12 Meter legends receive structural, mechanical and cosmetic upgrades. Their ongoing preservation maintains the highest level of aesthetics, historical integrity and performance enhancement. These yachts were the first 12 Meter sloops to be certified by the U.S. Coast Guard to carry passengers for hire and continue to be inspected annually by the USCG to meet stringent charter certification and safety standards.
Our Company offers:
- The largest fleet of America’s Cup 12 Meter yachts in the world. All based in Newport, RI.
- We meet, greet and board our guests from our conveniently located docks in downtown Newport, RI. No extra dockage fee applied or launch service needed to step on board.
- We’re a full charter Company, besides our 12 Meter fleet we offer other Classic Sail and Power yachts for charter.
- We can accommodate 1 special guest or up to 350–there are many options and we excel in planning custom sailing programs.
- We will customize the charter organizing food, beverages, Crew Gear, Race committee or lunch yachts if desired and can provide trophies for regatta winners.
- Newport is a special place in the world. With our 30 years in business–we know the area well. Let us suggest event spaces, dinning and lodging to compliment your day of sailing with us. We want you and your guest to have a world class event.
Unmatched by programs anywhere else in the world, Hill and Marshall's America's Cup Charters provides you with America's Cup style racing, teambuilding and recreational sailing at its very best. Sailing IS our Business, get Onboard with America’s Cup Charters.