Sailing Events

Annual Channel Crossing
October 16, 2020
Date: Friday  17th October 2020 Course: Channel Crossing Category: Offshore Distance: 200+ Miles Round Trip Conditions: 17 knots, Sea State: Varied, Temperature: 17 degrees Join us for our annual end of the season
Round Britain & Ireland Race
June 1, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: Welcome to one of the toughest and most challenging races in RORC calendar . A two week slog from Cowes Isle Of Wight back to Cowes taking in
Rolex China Sea Race
April 8, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: If you’re looking to expand your racing horizons, then competing in the Rolex China Sea Race is a great place to start. The South China Sea has been
ARC Regatta
November 8, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: Every sailor worth their salt has some kind of sailing dream or ambition; a race they would love to compete in, a destination they would love to sail
O2 NSPCC Regatta
September 15, 2020
The O2 NSPCC Regatta 2020 is an exciting event for the mobile telecoms industry. The Regatta combines team building and yacht racing with the support of a fantastic charity. This
Silicon Cup
September 17, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND The Silicon Cup has proven itself to be an absolute must for those within the IT industry hoping to meet and network with their peers within the friendly
Little Britain Challenge Cup
September 11, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: Those turning up to this event expecting to witness David Walliams and Matt Lucas can think again, but they will probably be the only ones disappointed, as the
Cherbourg Race
September 4, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: This is the final race of the RORC Offshore calendar and as the culmination of a programme of racing starting in February is often a thrilling climax to
ROLEX Fastnet Race – 2021 dates to be confirmed
August 1, 2021
The biennial Fastnet Race is one of those events that has to be top of any racing sailors ‘bucket list’. This is the most famous race in yachting history and
Cowes Week
August 8, 2020
This is the one week of the year when the home of yachting opens its doors to the world and invites them to the ultimate party. Anybody who is anybody
Channel Race
August 1, 2020
The Channel Race is a popular event which comprises of a dash out of the Solent from Cowes and then into the Channel where competitors pit their wits against an
Ramsgate Week
July 26, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: Ramsgate week is a popular regatta which not only celebrates the joy of racing but also offers an excellent range of entertainments every evening. The regatta has a
British Classic Yacht Club Regatta
July 18, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: Based in Cowes, one of the great historical homes of racing, the British Classic Yacht Club Regatta is a real celebration of our proud yachting heritage. One glance
IRC National Championship
June 26, 2020
If you’ve ever had a hankering to pit your wits against some of the finest yachtsmen out there, then the IRC National Championships offer the perfect forum within which to
Classic Channel Regatta – 2021 dates to be confirmed
June 26, 2021
This is a biennial regatta which celebrates the joys of racing in a more gentlemanly forum and also makes the most of a number of the English Channel’s finest cruising
St Malo Race
July 17, 2020
The St Malo race, also known as Cowes-Dinard-St Malo Race is one of the oldest events in the RORC racing calendar and in St Malo also boasts one of the
Legal Cup 2020
May 15, 2020
The Legal Cup 2020 will be the 30th staging of this popular sailing regatta and is a must do event for any company in the legal industry. Setting out from
Round the Island Race
May 30, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: A race that is essentially 50 nautical miles of midsummer madness as nigh on 2000 yachts battle to be first around the Isle of Wight in this quintessentially
Energy Regatta
September 5, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: The Energy Regatta has proven to be a very hotly contested event which has always run very smoothly. Little wonder, as the regatta is made up from teams
Morgan Cup 2020 to Cork
July 8, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: The Morgan Cup is one of the RORC’s down channel races with a fleet topping 100 boats sailing to France or the Channel Islands each June. In 2020
Co-operation Ireland Regatta
June 11, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: The co-operation Ireland regatta provides a great opportunity for crew to get a taste of yacht racing over the course of a single day. Departing from the smart
De Guingand Bowl Race
June 6, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: An exciting and very popular dart to Cherbourg; this is a great way to test the waters if you are new to offshore racing and want to find
Lutine Lineslip Regatta 2020
June 4, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: Teams from the insurance industry come together to compete in the annual Lutine Lineslip Regatta.  Given the array of brokers, underwriters and assessors competing here, you can bet
Sir Kenneth Preston Trophy
May 8, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: The Sir Kenneth Preston Trophy provides an opportunity for the Etchells fleet of one design day boats to gather off Cowes for a couple of days of fiercely
Myth of Malham Race
May 23, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: The Myth of Malham race is a hugely popular offshore event that attracts a big entry list every year, with yachtsmen keen to pit their wits against the
North Sea Race
May 22, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: Not for the faint hearted this one: The North Sea race can often be a tough affair, with crew battling against foul tides, unfavourable winds, and frequently rather
Cowes Keelboat Regatta
June 27, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: Cowes Keelboat Championships is a celebration of that much loved but often overlooked vessel, the small keelboat. This is an event for anyone who has enjoyed the thrill
Solent Cup 2020 – date to be confirmed
May 9, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: Fans of the sleek lines and powerful performance of Danish built X yachts were deeply gratified when the Solent Cup was inaugurated and have been further boosted by
RORC Easter Challenge
April 10, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: Easter is officially the start of the sailing season on the Solent and the RORC Easter Challenge is the first big event of the year, and there are
Spi Ouest-France Intermarch 2020 – date to be confirmed
April 18, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: For many prudent European yachtsmen, who have no desire to contend with the frostbite and privation associated with campaigning through the winter, the arrival of the Spi Ouest
RORC Caribbean 600
February 24, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: The Caribbean 600 began in 2009 and quickly established itself as a world class sailing event. Today it attracts a fleet of over 60 yachts and keen sailors
J/111 World Championship
September 2, 2020
RACE BACKGROUND: Anyone who has witnessed fleet racing between J/111s will understand what a great addition to the yachting calendar this World Championships is. This fleet of 36ft designs has
FASTNET RACE CAMPAIGN
August 1, 2021
Pit yourself against OLYMPIC ATHLETES and leading Americas Cup champions in the iconic ROLEX FASTNET RACE considered one of the top 3 Yacht Racing events on the international circuit.
ARC 2019 (Atlantic Regatta Crossing)
November 24, 2019
Date: Sunday, 24th November 2019 Course: Gran Canaria – Saint Lucia Category: Offshore/Atlantic Crossing Distance: 2800 Nautical Miles Conditions: 10 – 25 knots, Sea State Varied Participation: 200 Yachts  
Antigua Week (Racing)
April 26, 2020
Date: Saturday, 26th April 2020 Course: Antigua Offshore Category: Offshore Distance: 600 Nautical Miles Conditions: 25 knots, Sea State Varied Participation: 1200 Yachts Antigua Week 2020 – This is the stand out
6 Islands Charter Caribbean Adventure Feb/Mar/Apr/May 2021 (Antigua, BVI, St Kitts, St Barts, Bahamas)
January 4, 2021
Date: Jan to May 2021 Location: Caribbean -Saint Lucia-Antigua-St Kitts-St Barts-St Martin-Martinique-Guadeloupe-St Lucia-St Vincent-Grenada Category: Inshore & Offshore Cruising, Private Yacht Charter Distance: Tailored to the Group Conditions: Idyllic Yachts Available: Hanse 54 ‘Saga’   Summary: