Racing

HOEOCA Racesailing is organised by Chris Blackburn - Rear Commodore Racing - who can be contacted by email: rc.racing@hoeoca.org.uk

  • Sunsail Regatta (Solent Cans Racing)
  • Round the Island Race
  • Cowes Week opportunities
  • Rolex Fastnet Race
  • RORC Racing
  • Affordable and great fun

Discover sailing at a faster pace!

Racing Weekends

Not for the faint hearted, weekend racing is a popular way of getting members out on the water to experience the thrill of yacht racing. It's also a great way to test your oilies and experience some heavier weather sailing in the relative shelter of the Solent during the Spring and Autumn.

Forthcoming Racing Events

As events are planned they will appear in the diary and feature in the Book your Place section.

Rolex Fastnet Race 2019

For more experienced Racesailors, we offer offshore racing in the form of RORC cross channel races and the ulimate racing experience of the Rolex Fastnet Race (alternate years).

HOEOCA have now compleated in 3 Rolex Fastnet Races, 2013, 2015 & 2017 & plan to enter 2 yachts in the 2019 race. 

One will be 'All or Nothing' racing 2 handed, the second could be you! To register your interest contact rc.racing@hoeoca.org.uk

Here are some accounts of the 2015 Fastnet campaign, the 3 qualifying races and the Fastnet Race itself

Report 1        Report 2        Report 3        The Race

For 2017 races follow: All or Nothing  

#rolexfastnetrace

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Get in touch if you are interested in joining HOEOCA or just come along to a First Tuesday Social or Speaker Evening to meet some members and find out more. All the dates are listed in the Whats' On section at the foot of the home page.

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