Ocean Racing Club of Victoria
Steb Fisher

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We are excited to invite you to the Ocean Racing Club of Victoria's (ORCV) Annual Awards Evening. This prestigious event serves as a tribute to the exceptional individuals and teams who have demonstrated remarkable talent, dedication, and sportsmanship in the world of ocean racing. We also celebrate our special award winners who contribute to build the overall growth and development of ocean racing and the ORCV.

Join us as we celebrate their outstanding achievements and the unwavering support they receive from fellow sailors, families, and friends.

Guest Speaker

We have speaking Kevin Le Poidevin – Global Solo Challenge sailor – who will speak about his journey to competing in one of the world’s most challenging events. From a Javelin 14’ as his first boat to Roaring Forty – a BOC Open Forty – Kevin’s has a long history of ocean sailing. His accomplishments include sailing solo from Malyasia to Australia, competing in several Sydney to Hobarts both fully crewed and double handed, racing from the Netherlands to Spain solo and completing a 2,000nm solo qualifier for the Global Solo Challenge, before doing the actual race. All the while managing Aviator Ocean Racing campaign that supports Brain Tumour Alliance Australia and Soldier On. Kevin is now turning his attention to the 2025 Melbourne to Osaka yacht race. 

Date and Venue

Date: Saturday, 15th June 2024
Venue: Sandringham Yacht Club, 32 Jetty Rd, Sandringham VIC 3191
Time: 6.30pm to 9.30 pm

Evening Highlights

Throughout the evening, guests will enjoy a sumptuous 3-course meal, refreshing beverages, captivating speakers, and lively entertainment to ensure a vibrant atmosphere. Whether you are an avid sailor, sponsor, or simply an enthusiast of the sailing community and the ORCV, this event promises to be a night to remember.

Dress Code

Please note that the dress code for the evening is cocktail attire, creating an elegant and sophisticated ambiance in line with the occasion.

Let's Celebrate!

We look forward to celebrating the accomplishments of our volunteers, sponsors, partners, and sailors, both cruisers and racers alike. Together, let's raise our glasses to toast another successful year on the open waters!

Reserve Your Seat

Go to TryBooking to book your seat now. Spaces are limited, and high demand is expected. If you are part of a crew, let us know your boat name.  If you would like to be seated with a particular group, you can also let us know.

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