DATE: Saturday 4th February 2023
COURSE: Dubai, UAE - Muscat, Oman
DISTANCE (nm): 360
Organised by the Dubai Offshore Sailing Club in conjunction with the United Arab Emirates Sailing and Rowing Federation and is recognised by the Royal Ocean Racing Club.
DATE: Saturday 29th April 2023
COURSE: Cowes – Le Havre via marks
DISTANCE (nm): 110-160
The first offshore race of the domestic season is a cross-Channel dash to Le Havre. Depending on the weather conditions, the race may include various marks along the way.
DATE: Wednesday 5th April 2023
COURSE: Hong Kong, China - Subic Bay, The Philippines
DISTANCE (nm): 565
Organised by the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club with the co-operation of the Manila Yacht Club and Subic Bay Yacht Club.
The Rolex China Sea Race was first held in 1962 and ever since it has continued to attract interest and, as an undisputed Asian blue-water classic, has served to draw the attention of the international yachting fraternity to Hong Kong and Southeast Asia.
DATE: Friday 7th - Sunday 9th April 2023
SCHEDULE: Up to three races per day
A relatively later Easter in 2023 should mean boats have plenty of time to get ready for this traditional season opener. The RORC Easter Challenge offers crews the chance for some vital pre-season training and fine-tuning.
DATE: Monday 20th February 2023
COURSE: Antigua – Antigua
DISTANCE (nm): 600
The RORC Caribbean 600 has firmly established itself as a must-do modern classic for boats based on both sides of the Atlantic attracting many of the best racing yachts and crews from all over the world.
DATE: Sunday 8th January 2023
COURSE: Lanzarote - Grenada
DISTANCE (nm): 2995
The ninth edition of the RORC Transatlantic Race takes the competitors through the islands of the Canaries, with their reputation for large acceleration zones and big waves, before heading out across the Atlantic Ocean to a finish off Quarantine Point on the east coast of Grenada