Newport, RI…Did you race as crew on an America’s Cup 12 Metre or know someone who did? The skippers, crews, syndicate owners and afterguard of the 12 Metre era of the America’s Cup are heading to Newport for a reunion. The event will be hosted by the New York Yacht Club and presented by Rolex Watch USA. Those who sailed in an America’s Cup race on 12 Metres from 1958 to 1987 are qualified to attend. This is a wonderful chance to celebrate. The reunion will take place Sept. 16-19 at New York Yacht Club Harbor Court. Some of the events include a Reunion Sail on Saturday and a 12 Metre Reunion Brunch and Legends Panel on Sunday. The legends include, in alphabetical order, Dennis Connor, Russell Coutts, Bill Ficker, Bill Koch, Ted Turner, Tom Whidden and more with US SAILING President Gary Jobson as the moderator.