Preliminary Registration for the 2018 ORC European Championship, in Limassol Cyprus is now open and the Notice of Race is officially posted. The Championship shall be the third in line, since the Famagusta Nautical Club will organize the 2018 Optimist Mediterranean Championship (21st – 25th of August), followed by the 2018 Optimist World Championship (27th of August to 6th of September) and finally closing down with the big event of the ORC European Championship
This will be the first time that the European Championship will include a 4th Class. Although the class won’t be competing for the European title, it will be part of all the European festivities and will be competing for the ORC Challenge Perpetual Trophy.
The Class will include yachts that do not fall within the European CDL range, but do carry an ORCi Certificate, OR yachts with an ORC Club Certificate with potentials for future upgrade into an ORCi. The Class will be sailing under a different Notice of Race and race area.
We are looking forward to a great event and seeing you all in Limassol, in September 2018.