• Another intense Rolex Fastnet Race entry deluge

  • 2019 ORC Rules, VPP and Worldwide Calendar now available

  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Virtual Regatta open to all

  • 2019 ORC European Championship Open for Entry

  • Régates Royales de Cannes: the 2019 edition confirmed

More sailing news

  • 2019 ORC Rules and VPP
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    The Offshore Racing Congress (ORC) is pleased to announce the 2019 versions of its Rules and regulations, Velocity Prediction Program (VPP) and Worldwide Calendar of events are now published and are available on the ORC website. These are available both for the ORC and ORC Superyacht rating systems.

  • Fastnet Race
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    Entries for 340 available places in the RORC's classic 600 miler snapped up in under five minutes.

  • Protest against Wild Oats XI
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    The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA), the organising authority for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, has been advised that Race Committee has advised that they have lodged a protest against Wild Oats XI.

  • Wild Oats XI takes line honours in Rolex Sydney Hobart
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    Val Oatley described Wild Oats XI’s Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race line honours victory perfectly alongside the dock in Hobart this morning: “Three years of misery to this moment,” and you could not wipe the smile from her face or that of her sons, Sandy and Ian, as they waited for their super maxi to moor alongside Kings Pier.

  • Sun Hung Kai Scallywag,
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    Despite fairly benign running conditions in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race today, two yachts have already retired from the 628 nautical mile race.

  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
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    A perfect sunny summer day, and lovely 10-12 knot north easterly breeze made for one of the most exciting starts to the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race with all five super maxis vying for the lead at one stage before leaving Sydney Heads.

  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Virtual Regatta
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    With the Boxing Day start of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race fast approaching, registrations are open for what will be the blue water classic’s second year of partnership with Virtual Regatta, the world's leader in cutting-edge sailing simulation games.

  • RORC Caribbean 600
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    Early entries for the 2019 RORC Caribbean 600 reveal a stunning fleet of famous professional teams taking part alongside passionate corinthian crews. Famed for spectacular sailing conditions on an intricate and mesmerizing course, the 11th edition of the RORC Caribbean 600 is set to be an absolute cracker.

  • Oxelosund harbor
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    The Oxelösunds Segelsällskap and the Offshore Racing Congress (ORC) are pleased to announce that the 2019 ORC European Championship being held over 11-17 August is now open for entries.

  • start Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
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    The 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is going to be arguably the closest race in history – and sports fans can catch the start of the race no matter where they live around the world.