2015 ORCV WINTER SERIES – DAY 1 Sunday, June 28 is Day 1 of the 2015 ORCV Winter Series. The weather outlook is dominated by a broad, slowly moving high pressure system over southern Australia as shown in the forecast weather map for Sunday morning. The winds are expected to be generally light , westerly initially with the ivsa-slo.org possibility of a sea breeze developing which could make life interest [ ... ]more...
Women Skippers & Navigators Race 2015 returns for Spring
by Rosie Colahan
The Ocean Girls group at the Ocean Racing Club of Victoria (ORCV) are pleased to announce the Women Skippers & Navigators Race (WSNR) is back again for its third running on 13 September 2015, proudly sponsored by one of our keenest women sailors Sue Bumstead of Custom Yacht Covers. With the final race of the ORCV [ ... ]
2015 Winter Series - Practice Flare Shoot information for Sunday To participate in the Flare shoot prior to the start of the racing on Sunday 28th June 2015 you must be in the near vicinity of the start boat. It is important that you wait until the first flare has been fired from the Committee boat to indicate that you may proceed. The flare shoot will proceed between 0930-0945hrs. Steb Fisher i [ ... ]more...
Fireworks for the Winter Series
The ORCV Winter Series will start with a bang on Sunday 28th June 2015 with the traditional Practice Flare shoot.
This is a great opportunity to train and refresh your crew with the procedures of deploying emergency flares- something we hope we never have to do, but something that we must be able to do should the event arise. So check your lockers for out of date it [ ... ]
2015 ORCV Weather Course
The popular ORCV Weather course is happening agin. Registration is now open for Module 1 and 2 of the course to be held on Sunday 16th August 2015. This session will incorporate the Fundamentals of Weather Terminology and Enclosed Waters.
Module 3 and 4 will be held on separate weeknights at times to be confirmed shortly. For more information and registration click HERE.
2015 Winter Series- Simply Fun first off the mark. First entrant for the Winter Series is Simply Fun and www.cassidashop.com no doubt Phil Coombs and his crew will be looking forward to some action when the series starts on 28th June 2015. If you enter IRC in the Racing division, don’t forget to renew your certificate which expired on 31/5/15more...
2015 ORCV Winter Series Winter is here and so is the popular ORCV Winter Series for Racers and Cruisers alike. Notice of Race and Online Entry are now available. Pull out your beanie and get your crew together for some top class racing or more leisurely cruising. It all starts on Sunday 28th June 2015 with the popular Practice Flare shoot.more...
SSSC- Is your certificate current? Places are available for the SSSC course this weekend. Have you checked if your certificate is current? With the end of summer racing and the hiatus before the winter series starts, this is the perfect opportunity to enrol for the course. You can check the expiry date of your certificate HERE. Register HERE. Any enquiries, call the office 03 9689 1622more...
2015 Port Phillip Womens Championship Presentation.
You are invited to attend the Port Phillip Women’s Championship Series Presentation on Friday, 29th May 2015.
The presentation night is to be held at Royal Brighton Yacht Club starting at 6 pm. There will be canapés and your first drink will be ‘on the house’.
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