Offshore

Golden Globe Race – Istvan Kopar takes 4th place

Golden Globe Race – Istvan Kopar takes 4th place – he reached the finish line off Les Sables d’Olonne, France at 13:58 UTC Thursday

Blue plaque for sailing legend Sir Alec Rose

Blue plaque for sailing legend round-the-world sailor, Sir Alec Rose – Fantastic Pathe News Video here

Rolex Fastnet Race’s pantheon of offshore race boats

Rolex Fastnet Race’s most complete pantheon of offshore race boats is set to gather off Cowes for the start of the Rolex Fastnet Race on 3 August

Golden Globe Race – Kopar ETA 09:00 UTC on Thursday

4th placed Golden Globe Race competitor, American/Hungarian Istvan Kopar expected to reach Les Sables d’Olonne around 09:00 UTC on Thursday 21 March

Something for Nothing? – RORC Easter Challenge offers free coaching

Just a reminder that the Royal Ocean Racing Club is offering free . . . yes free coaching at the RORC Easter Challenge

Inaugural Offshore Sailing World Championship delayed to 2020

World Sailing has announced that the delayed inaugural edition of their Offshore World Championship will be held in October 2020 in Valletta

Uku Randmaa completes Golden Globe Race

Third placed Estonian Uku Randmaa arrived at the finish of the Golden Globe Race off…

Uku Randmaa to finish Golden Globe on Saturday 9 March

Uku Randmaa is now expected to complete the Golden Globe Race in Les Sables d’Olonne on Saturday 9 March

Golden Globe Race – Uku Randmaa is hungry

Third placed Estonian sailor Uku Randmaa is hungry . . . Hungry because he has caught no fish during the past week to supplement the last of his food stocks

RORC Caribbean 600 Wrap

The 11th edition of the RORC Caribbean 600 attracted 76 teams from 21 countries and crews from six continents – Video here

Overall 2019 RORC Caribbean 600 Trophy goes to Wizard

David and Peter Askew’s American Volvo 70 Wizard has won the 2019 RORC Caribbean 600 Trophy, scoring the best corrected time under IRC.

Wizard take Monohull Line Honours in RORC Caribbean 600

David and Peter Askew (USA) racing their Volvo 70 Wizard have taken Monohull Line Honours in the RORC Caribbean 600