RORC goes with the trend at April’s Easter Challenge

While mixed two handed offshore racing is set to be a new Olympic discipline for Paris 2024, the RORC continues to see a surge in doublehanded participation in its events

Kuka3 Overall Winner of RORC Transatlantic Race

Franco Niggeler’s Swiss Cookson 50 Kuka3, skippered by Roberto Chuny Bermúdez de Castro is the overall winner of the 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race

Class40 Eärendil celebrate in Grenada

Catherine Pourre’s Class40 Eärendil finished the 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race on Saturday 8 December at 04:10:18 taking Class40 Line Honours

My Song takes Monohull Line Honours

Pier Luigi Loro Piana’s Supermaxi My Song finished the 2018 RORC Transatlantic Race on Tuesday 4 December 2018 at 17:47:11 UTC, taking Monohull Line Honours

RORC Transatlantic Race – Maserati take multihull line honours

Giovanni Soldini’s Italian Multi 70 Maserati was the first to cross the finish line of the RORC Transatlantic Race in Grenada, taking multihull line honours

Transatlantic Race Day 4 – Into the Trades

While the multihulls, Maserati and PowerPlay are into the trade winds, recording boat speeds of over 30 knots, Pier Luigi Loro Piana’s Supermaxi My Song was leading the monohull fleet on the water by 100 miles.

Transatlantic Race – Multihulls lead from the start

Giovanni Soldini’s Maserati Multi 70 and Peter Cunningham’s MOD 70 PowerPlay (image) have been swapping the multihull lead right from the start of the RORC Transatlantic Race

RORC fleet ready for Transatlantic Race

The smallest yacht competing in the RORC Transatlantic Race is Trevor Middleton’s British Sun Fast 3600 Black Sheep, nearly 100ft shorter than Pier Luigi Loro Piana’s Baltic 130 My Song.

2018 RORC Season’s Points Championship Winners Announced

The 2018 Royal Ocean Racing Club Annual Dinner and Prize Giving was held at the Royal Horseguards Hotel, with over 200 guests attending