Wooden boat being flipped

IYRS features boats of all shapes and sizes, each with a unique story. Boatbuilding & Restoration students take special care to restore boats to their original beauty and performance, and many of these works can be seen by navigating the pages below.

Boats for Sale

Whether you’re an experienced sailor or just starting out, we have a boat that fills all needs and desires. Purchasing an IYRS restored boat supports the preservation of this time-honored craft, supports our students and our mission, and helps support the operation of our entire institution.
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Boats to be Restored

Each year, IYRS students take on a new restoration challenge. Beginning with Beetle Cats, and working their way onto a larger restoration, beautiful boats of all sizes are restored. Take a peek at the most recent boats which will be restored by an IYRS class.
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Coronet

131 feet of pure beauty, this 1885 Schooner Yacht is under restoration right on the IYRS campus. Visitors of Newport, RI often stop by to see her progress as she is restored to her original beauty. The project is managed by Coronet Restoration Partners.
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