Royal Ocean Racing Club Ltd.
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Myth of Malham Race

DATE: Thursday 2nd June
COURSE: Cowes – Eddystone Lighthouse – Solent finish
DISTANCE (nm): 230 

The course for the Myth of Malham race takes the fleet from Cowes to the Eddystone Lighthouse, south of Plymouth, before returning to the Solent.

Date: Thursday 2nd June

Course: Cowes – Eddystone Lighthouse – Solent finish

Distance (nm): 230

The race around Eddystone Lighthouse is one of the most popular as it provides crews with a great opportunity to try out the first part of the Rolex Fastnet Race course. This race takes in some of the most challenging and complex tidal gates around notable headlands that include Portland Bill and Start Point providing a real challenge for navigators and tacticians, and usually a great downwind ride back to the finish.

Race Tracking

To see how the race unfolded in 2021 view the YB Race Viewer here:

Special Regulations

Category 3 with Category 2 liferaft and RORC prescriptions

Race Documents

Will be uploaded when available

Entries open on Monday 20 December 2021 with a closing date and rating deadline of Thursday 25 May 2022.

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Royal Ocean Racing Club
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20 St James's Place

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Royal Ocean Racing Club
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82 High Street
Isle of Wight
PO31 7AJ

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The Parade
Isle of Wight
PO31 7QU

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Seahorse Building, Bath Road
Lymington, Hampshire
SO41 3SE

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Royal Ocean Racing Club - since 1925

The RORC was founded in 1925 to encourage long distance yacht racing and the design, building and navigation of sailing vessels in which speed and seaworthiness are combined. Today the club encourages ocean, long distance and other forms of yacht racing and yachting activity.