In June 2019, sailing club Val, D-Marin Mandalina and Sibenik will host the World Championship D-Marin ORC 2019, which has so far attracted 120 sailing ships and 1000 sailors from all over the world to participate in this prestigious regatta. This will be the greatest sporting event ever held in Sibenik.
The official regatta program will start on May 31st with registration and sailboat measurements, while the opening of the regatta will take place on Sunday, June 2nd in the Old Town of Sibenik. Except in D-Marin Mandalina, the sailing boats will also be berthed on beautiful Sibenik waterfront promenade, so locals and their guests will be able to see them from up close. The regatta will last for six days and will be divided in one long and one short offshore navigational races with the remainder of the program being buoy racing on two-course areas. Final awards ceremonies will be held after racing on June 8th in the D-Marin Mandalina marina, as D-Marin is the general sponsor of the event. The 2019 ORC World Championship is organized by the Sailing Club “Val” in conjunction with D-Marin Sibenik under the authority of Croatian Sailing Federation and under the overall authority of the Offshore Racing Congress (ORC) and World Sailing (WS).
So far, there have been 120 applications (ORC A – 16, ORC B – 52, ORC C – 52) from 18 countries, predominant from Italy with 56, followed by Croatia with 20.
Romanian participation in the regatta 2019 D-MARIN ORC WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP will mark this year’s edition. The representatives of Setsail yachts with skipper Valentin Oeru, My Way – with skipper Ciprian Onose and Irony – with skipper Catalin Corduneanu are registered for class ORC B under the numbers: 3, 5 and 42. We wish them success!
Friday 31st May –Registration and measurement
Saturday 1st June – Registration and measurement
Sunday 2nd June– Registration and measurement, practice race, an opening ceremony
Monday 3rd June –Long offshore race
Tuesday 4th June –Long offshore race
Wednesday 5th June – Inshore Races
Thursday 6th June – Inshore Races
Friday 7th June -Short offshore races
Saturday 8th June – Inshore Races
Notice of race: NoR