Rolex Fastnet Race Archives

Rolex Fastnet Race Newsletters

Fleet at the finishThe Rolex Fastnet Race is fast approaching and to help you prepare for your race the RORC will be publishing monthly Newsletters packed full of information. These Newsletters will be emailed to competitors as well so keep an eye on your inbox!

May, June and July have both been published and can be found here:


The Rolex Fastnet Race is ISAF Offshore Special Regulations Category 2, with RORC Prescriptions. This may be a higher categoryof race than many competitors have done before (most RORC Offshore Races are Category 3) and there are some requirements which may need more explanation so you can be sure of your OSR Compliance.

Even if you have taken part in the Rolex Fastnet Race before it is worth reading through the amendments to make sure that you are up-to-date.

In addition to the Special Regulations, this Newsletter covers more information about the Plymouth finish and finding berthingbefore the Cowes start.

pdf 823.76 Kb Rolex Fastnet Race May Newsletter


This newsletter is to provide you with further information about the process from completing your entry to getting to the to the startline including additional details about the RORC in Cowes.

pdf 2.73 Mb Rolex Fastnet Race June Newsletter


This newsletter is to provide you with further information about the race finish in Plymouth.

pdf 1.35 Mb Rolex Fastnet Race July Newsletter