Newport for New Products Winners

Nine companies take home honors from the Newport for New Products annual contest at the Newport International Boat Show and the Edson Five-Star Awards for boat show displays.

Newport for New Products awards are presented annually by the Newport International Boat Show in conjuction with Cruising World, Sailing World and Y_achting_ magazines. Winners are picked by a panel of judges who review each new sail and power boat, along with all new products on display at the show. This year's contest included 21 power boats, 10 sailboats and 18 new products. In addition Edson, for the 21st year, hosted honors for the best boat show booths.

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The Eagle 44 took double honors in the 2013 Newport for New Products contest, held during the Newport International Boat Show. This sleek day sailer was named Best New Sailboat over all, and Best New Sailboat 30 Feet and Over.Mark Pillsbury

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The Greenline GL 40 by Seaway Yachts was named Best New Powerboat and Best New Powerboat 30 Feet and Over at the Newport International Boat Show's Newport for New Products contest.Mark Pillsbury

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The Alerion 41 built by US Watercraft won the People's Choice Award in the 2013 Newport for New Products contest at the Newport International Boat Show.Mark Pillsbury

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The Southport 29 FE was named the Best New Powerboat Under 30 Feet during the Newport International Boat Show's Newport for New Products contest.Mark Pillsbury

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Newport for New Product judges at the Newport International Boat Show awarded Best New Boating Product to the Volvo Penta Glass Cockpit, presented by Garmin.Mark Pillsbury

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Newport for New Product judges named the J/88 the Best New Sailboat under 30 feet during the Newport International Boat Show.Mark Pillsbury

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Cothing outfitter Helly Hansen won an Edson Five Start Award for Best On-Land Freestanding Display during the 2013 Newport International Boat ShowMark Pillsbury

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Beneteau dealer Cape Yachts took home double honors in the Edson Five Star Awards for boat show displays during the Newport International Boat Show. They were named Best In-Water Power Boat Display and Best Overall Display. Tartan Yachts, meanwhile, won honors as Best In-Water Sailboat Display.Mark Pillsbury

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Conanicut Marine Services received Edson's Five Star Award for having the Best Tent Display during the Newport International Boat Show.