Latest News and announcements from ORCV

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Donaghys are sponsoring a prize of a 100 metres of 12mm Dyneema rope in the upcoming Stanley race. The prize will be drawn from all the competitors and the first person at the presentation in Stanley will win the prize. Mr Daryl Ford from Donaghys will be in Stanley to present the prise valued at over $700
  • HMPE Dyneema SK75 core with HT polyester cover provides high strength with minimum stretch and weight.
  • Antislip coating on core prevents core/cover slippage and protects core if cover is removed.
  • Withstands shock loadings and accepts a higher radius and knots.
  • Suitable for all running rigging applications.
  • The break on the 12mm Superbraid is 7660kg.
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2008-09 Latitude Series - Competitor Support Program 

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Online Race Entries are Now Available for the Stanley and remaining 2008/09 summer series events.


Click here or the new "ONLINE ENTRY" menu item above to access Online Race Entries.


If you have any queries in relation to using the Online Race Entry, please contact the office.


The Online Race Entry, provided by Top Yacht, includes a new Crew Builder feature that enables ORCV members to also provide their Crew details for ocean races online.


The ORCV IT Sub Committee would like to thank Rod McCubbin and his Top Yacht team for there efforts in customising their software to cater for our requirements.


The Stanley Notice of Race (NOR) is published. Entry for this race will be via our new online entry system.

Click on the Racing menu then Stanley or Click here to view the NOR double sided printing or Click here for single sided printing.

Click here or the new "ONLINE ENTRY" menu item above to access Online Race Entries.


A great video of the Quantam TP52 gybing at speed. Note how when gybing the kite is accross before the main and how important it is to have someone on the vang. Click here