Tag: North Sea Regatta

  • North Sea Regatta 2021 Cancelled

    North Sea Regatta 2021 Cancelled

    Unfortunately, after the press conference from last Tuesday we had to make the decision to cancel the North Sea Regatta again this year. We are disappointed that we had to make this decision after all our planning efforts for the additional program started to take shape. We hope to see you all next year! In […]

  • North Sea Regatta to Host New Race: The C-19 Windmill Race

    North Sea Regatta to Host New Race: The C-19 Windmill Race

    RORC North Sea Race and Vuurschepen Race both cancelled due to travel restrictions in the UK. NSR to organize exciting replacement race. During this year’s upcoming Ascension Day Weekend, on Friday May 14th and Saturday May 15th the North Sea Regatta will host a brand-new Race: the NSR C-19 Windmill Race. The NSR C-19 Race […]

  • Royal Ocean Racing Club cancels Cervantes Trophy, North Sea Race and Vice Admiral’s Cup

    Royal Ocean Racing Club cancels Cervantes Trophy,  North Sea Race and Vice Admiral’s Cup

    In line with the continued COVID-19 Government guidance, as well as advice from many of the host finishing clubs in Europe, the Royal Ocean Racing Club (RORC) has, with regret, had to cancel or change a number of its key events. The Cervantes Trophy race from Cowes, Isle of Wight to Le Havre, France scheduled for […]

  • No racing on Day #1 of the North Sea Regatta

    No racing on Day #1 of the North Sea Regatta

    It didn’t came as a shock to many when notice #8 was posted this morning. Due to the heavy winds the race committee decided to call off the racing for today and keep everyone safe.  A very brave Olympic Champion Marit Bouwmeester, dared to go out on the water with her coach and our photographer Sander van der […]

  • North Sea Regatta: the countdown is on

    North Sea Regatta: the countdown is on

    With only a few days left until the weekend, things are shaping up nicely at the NSR headquarters. With just af few finishing touches left we are ready to race! This weekend 600 sailors will compete in the Inshore Races of the North Sea Regatta. Racing is scheduled starting June 8th until June 10th, with the awards ceremony following […]

  • Young teams performing well during the North Sea Race

    Young teams performing well during the North Sea Race

    The turn out has been great for both the Vuurschepen Race and the North Sea Race, the weather cooperated and we are happy to see many young faces on the starting line. Remarkable were the big boat teams Rotterdam Offshore Sailing Team (ROST) and Team Bolsius Bouscholte filled with young talents in training and furthermore, the double handed father […]

  • RORC North Sea Race Preview

    RORC North Sea Race Preview

    The next step in the RORC Offshore Season Points Series leading up to the 2019 Fastnet Race is the North Sea Race. The event has attracted 79 boats for the 1100 BST start on Friday 31 May. Hosted by the Royal Harwich Yacht Club in their fabulous modern clubhouse, the North Sea Race starts outside […]

  • What an Evening… the Start of the Vuurschepen Race

    What an Evening… the Start of the Vuurschepen Race

    It was a rainy, grey cold morning in the Netherlands on May 28, 2019. As it continued to rain throughout the morning many people questioned if the sun would make an appearance as promised in the afternoon. To many surprises the sun did come out, the skies were clear and the wind did blow. We […]

  • Kicking off the Sailing Season in The Netherlands

    Kicking off the Sailing Season in The Netherlands

    Spring  has definitely sprung; flowers are blooming, birds are chirping, the Easter Bunny is arriving and boats are in the the water! With that said, sailing season is upon us and will kick off this weekend with the Van Uden Stellendam Regatta. Who is ready to shake off the cobwebs and get some practice in for the […]

  • Champions crowned at North Sea Regatta

    Champions crowned at North Sea Regatta

    Two Courses, 138 boats on the South Course, 120 boats on the North Course, 120 volunteers and three days of beautiful mediterranean-like sailing conditions ‘made’ it a brilliant North Sea Regatta for the sailors. After three days of amazing sailing conditions the Dutch champions are crowned in ORC 2, ORC 3 and ORC TwoHanded (offshore […]