Royal Ocean Racing Club Ltd.
20 St James's Place, London, SW1A 1NN | +44 (0) 20 7493 2248

The British Yachting Awards 2022

We are very pleased to announce the Club has been shortlisted in two categories for this year’s British Yachting Awards.

The Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race is nominated in the ‘Event of the Year’ category and in the ‘Outstanding Achievement’ category the Club is also shortlisted.

In the ‘Sailor of the Year’ Category, we have Ellie Driver nominated. Ellie is 20 and has become the youngest person to complete the gruelling Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race with her father. In the same category we also have Richard Palmer and Rupert Holmes nominated for the formidable campaign they have completed this year culminating with them being the overall winner of the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race.

Please show your support for the Club and our members by voting under the respective categories which can be found through the following link - and if you’d like to find out more about the Awards, please follow this link -

Voting closes at midnight on Sunday 6th November.

RORC Office Locations Map
Royal Ocean Racing Club
(General Enquiries, Membership, House)

20 St James's Place

 +44 (0) 20 7493 2248
 +44 (0) 20 7493 5252
Royal Ocean Racing Club
(Racing Enquiries)

82 High Street
Isle of Wight
PO31 7AJ

 +44 (0) 1983 295 144
 +44 (0) 20 7493 5252
RORC Cowes Clubhouse

The Parade
Isle of Wight
PO31 7QU

 +44 (0) 1983 293581
 +44 (0) 20 7493 5252
RORC Rating Office
(Seahorse Rating Ltd)

Seahorse Building, Bath Road
Lymington, Hampshire
SO41 3SE

 +44 (0) 1590 677030
 +44 (0) 1590 679478

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.