Vuurschepenrace 8-10 May 2018

Dear Vuurschepenrace worshipers,   Last Tuesday the starting shot was given for the Vuurschepenrace from the Estrella. It was a great start where the tide had to be taken into account because the wind was almost gone …. Nice that everyone managed to reach the start in time. The advantage was that beautiful pictures could…

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The top 3 of all the classes of North Sea Regatta 2018

Einduitslag NSR: ORC1 NED 6169   Team Elke                                                      Elke NED 17001 Team Rotterdam Offshore Sailing Team        Van Uden NED 6428   Team Griel                                                      Griel ORC2 NED 7935 Willem…

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The second racing day

The starting ship for course A left the harbor early to get into position and to assess offshore conditions. The weather was a little gray and little wind, too little to start well and to be able lay out a good race course. The deferral flag (answering pennant) was hoisted. The first start was planned…

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The first racing day 18 May 2018

It was a nice first race day today. The wind was stable with 10 to 12 knots. Three beautiful races could be sailed. With 60 boats on course A divided into 4 classes and 60 boats on course B also divided into 4 classes it was a real race. Starting the 4 classes directly after…

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Spirit wins RORC North Sea Race by Louay Habib 16 May 17:41 BST

Teams representing Belgium, Denmark, France, Great Britain and the Netherlands entered the 2018 North Sea Race, which was won overall, after IRC time correction, by the corinthian team racing British Sigma 38 Spirit. Spirit is skippered by Paul Scott and the team race regularly with the East Anglian Offshore Racing Association. Paul Scott is a…

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Online – registration for the North Sea Regatta has started!

Online-registration for the North Sea Regatta – the biggest sailing event on the Dutch coast – is open, you sign up now and be sure of a starting certificate !!! Once again this year the annual sailing event “North Sea Regatta” takes place with the well-known Vuurschepenrace from Scheveningen to Harwich and the RORC North…

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North Sea Race 11 – May 13, 2018

After a nice day of rest in Harwich and the award ceremony of the Vuurschepenrace, the retreat from Harwich to Scheveningen, the well-known North Sea Race, started on the 11th of May at 11:30 local time. Again, a race with lots of different winds. Less wind where tactics of where to sail in order to…

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Newsletter 15 March

The organization of the NSR is in full swing and the program is starting to take shape. The registrations are coming steadily, many former participants but also new stars have already registered. Will you be present too? Without you it will be a little less splashing. Did you know that 10 berths are available this…

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