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2013 ORCV Trophy Presentation Photos

A large group of members and guests attended Tuesday night’s function and enjoyed reaping the rewards of some excellent sailing throughout the season. Many thanks to Nick McGuigan for these fantastic shots. More to follow!

Commodore Simon Dryden delivers his report
Rik Head, Ocean Racer of the Year, is congratulated by Don Fraser
Peter Clancy is awarded Life Membership for his services to ORCV.
Bandit crew- Offshore Champions for season 2012-13
Phil Simpfendorfer- Veloce
Jason Close- White Noise
Chris Tucker -Halcyon
Kate Jenkins- skippered Caledonia in the Women Skippers and Navigators Race
George Shaw -The Secretary. 1st AMS and 1st on PHS in the Helly Hansen Winter Series
Nick McGuigan - Magazan 53. lots of accolades for Stanley, Boxing Day Dash, Latitude and Winter Series
 
Ian Macfarlane -Kingurra. 1st PHS Div 1 in the Boxing Day Dash
Grant Dunoon -Trybooking.com 1st PHS Stanley race
Norma Malouf- The Bookmaker wins the Women Skippers and Navigators Race "Best Log"
And Norma seen here with Matt Fahey took home the raffle prize, kindly donated by our Spoinosrs-Helly Hansen

Stay tuned for more photos !

 

 

2013 AGM and Trophy Presentation

Congratulations to all the Winners!

The ORCV AGM and Trophy Presentation was held at RBYC last evening.
Among the “winners and grinners’ for the racing season awards were some special presentations.
Rik Head was awarded the Shenandoah II Perpetual for Ocean Racer of the Year and Peter Clancy was awarded Life Membership of the Club.
Congratulations to Rik and Peter and all the winners . More photos and news to follow!

Rik Head aboard Dry White  Peter Clancy aboard Spirit of Freya

2013 Annual General Meeting and Trophy Presentation.

Just a reminder that the ORCV AGM and Trophy Presentation will be held at Royal Brighton Yacht Club on Tuesday 1st October 2013 commencing at 7pm.
Remember you must be a current financial member to vote at this meeting, so if your membership has lapsed, please call the office on 03 9689 1622.
The AGM will be followed by the Trophy Presentation for racing events and the coveted Ocean Racer of the Year Award.
You are welcome to bring your family, friends and crew along to enjoy the evening and discover who takes home the silverware!

2013 AGM and Annual Trophy Presentation

The 2013 AGM and Trophy Presentation will be held on Tuesday 1st October 2013 at RBYC.

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2013 ORCV Racing Calendar

It's All Happening

 

Entries are building for the Melbourne to Geelong Race. The last race of the Winter Series and a stand alone event in its own right. Come along to shake off the winter cobwebs, enjoy the racing and the party to celebrate the event.


Support our new Women skippers and Navigators Race on Sunday 8th September 2013. Need crew, need a skipper, need a boat? Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Portland here we come. ORCV members Tom and Leanne Doherty are the first to enter this new race on the calendar. Tom and Leanne live in Portland and their yacht, Ingenue has pride of place in the Marina. A qualifier for the East and Westcoast races at Christmas, enter now.


Latitude Series is on again. Ocean racing, bay passage race and informative seminars. A perfect opportunity to “stick your nose out the Heads”. Need assistance with boat and crew preparation? Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for mentoring support.


Adelaide. Expressions of interest are invited for this proposed race to Adelaide prior to the Port Lincoln Regatta. To make this a viable event, we need to know if you are interested, so add you name to the list now.


Vanautu. Following a successful launch of this long distance event in 2014, entry is now open for the Race and Rally and registration for the seminars is available.