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IRC is a rating rule to handicap different designs of keelboats allowing them to race together. Each boat’s rating (her ‘handicap’) is calculated using measurements of the boat; her length, weight, draft, sail area, etc. The resulting time corrector, the boat’s ‘TCC’, is her handicap. After a race, each boat’s elapsed time (the time she has taken to complete the course) is multiplied by her TCC to calculate her corrected time (her race time making allowance for the characteristics of the boat). The boat with the shortest corrected time is the winner of the race.

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Show news Newport Bermuda Race start from Castle Hill Inn
Offering the perfect vantage point to watch the sailboats
Posted on 23 May
Grand Prix Zero is off and running
Eight races were held over three days in the RORC Vice Admiral's Cup
Posted on 23 May
Second RC1000 Regatta in Plymouth
Fair winds, calm seas and plenty of sunshine
Posted on 23 May
2022 RORC Vice Admiral's Cup overall
Stunning final day with more glorious sunshine
Posted on 23 May
2022 RORC Vice Admiral's Cup day 2
Leaders assert dominance in glorious conditions
Posted on 21 May
2022 RORC Vice Admiral's Cup day 1
Fast, furious and exceptionally close racing
Posted on 21 May
Sherwin leads Bermudian hopes in Bermuda Race
Sailing doctor is one of three Bermuda entrants in a fleet of 200+ yachts
Posted on 20 May
2022 RORC Vice Admiral's Cup preview
A 50-strong entry will race this weekend
Posted on 19 May
Class 30 One Design™: Here we are!
You can now order the affordable and fun 'missing link'
Posted on 18 May
Nick Cousins Memorial Spring Regatta 2022
Racing in the beautiful natural amphitheatre of Jersey's St Aubin's Bay
Posted on 17 May
RYA, RORC Rating Office and SW YTCF partner up
Partnership to promote and develop a national rating system for cruiser racers
Posted on 16 May
Grand Prix Zero launch at RORC Vice Admiral's Cup
The 2022 GP Zero Series has teams racing at five established regattas
Posted on 16 May
RHKYC Spring Regatta 2022
The closing regatta to mark the end of the Club's official 2021-2022 sailing season
Posted on 16 May
RORC De Guingand Bowl - Two-Handed Nail Biter
A testing race with wind speed varying from zephyrs to over 20 knots
Posted on 16 May
J/Teams battle at Antigua Sailing Week
The 53rd edition was brimming with success
Posted on 14 May
Safe Harbor Marinas sponsors Newport Bermuda Race
Wide range of marine services and race preparation capabilities bring vital expertise
Posted on 13 May
International affair for RORC De Guingand Bowl
The fifth race of the RORC Season's Points Championship starts Saturday
Posted on 13 May
EMCT joins the Round The Island Race
The Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust has been the Official Race Charity since 2005
Posted on 9 May
2022 Antigua Sailing Week - Brave and free
The 53rd edition was brimming with success
Posted on 9 May
PalmaVela 2022 overall
A Fistful of Firsts for Galateia
Posted on 8 May
RSrnYC North Sails May Regatta
The Royal Southern Yacht Club's 2022 Summer Series is off and running
Posted on 8 May
PalmaVela 2022 Day 3
Bay Of Palma delivers, Galateia imperious, Sunday showdowns beckon
Posted on 7 May
Sea Bags named official sustainability sponsor
Used-sail recycling program now available to Newport Bermuda Race competitors
Posted on 7 May
United Nations of Antigua Sailing Week
Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Race Day 5
Posted on 7 May
PalmaVela 2022 Day 2
Galateia retains an unbeaten record
Posted on 6 May
PalmaVela 2022 Day 1
Galateia and Nadir open with decisive victories
Posted on 6 May
Antigua Sailing Week Race Day 4
Celebrating Women on the Water on Locman Italy Women's Race Day
Posted on 6 May
2023 Qoin Sail Paradise Regatta open to all
Set to be "bigger and better than ever"
Posted on 5 May
Antigua Sailing Week Race Day 3
Opportunity knocks on Axxess Marine Y2K Race Day
Posted on 4 May
Strong fleet expected in IRC European Championship
Promoting diversity - one extra crew permitted in some situations
Posted on 3 May
Links
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IRC UK Nationals Attendance
see the full nationals attendance table here

Photos

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Grand Soleil Cup 2022
© Fabio Taccola
Grand Soleil Cup 2022
© Fabio Taccola
Grand Soleil Cup 2022
© Fabio Taccola
Grand Soleil Cup 2022
© Fabio Taccola
Grand Soleil Cup 2022
© Fabio Taccola
Niklas Zennström's Carkeek 40 Ràn
© Paul Wyeth / pwpictures.com
RORC Commodore James Neville was at the helm of his HH42 INO XXX
© Paul Wyeth / pwpictures.com
Harmen Jan de Graaf's Ker 43 Baraka GP
© Paul Wyeth / pwpictures.com
Picture-perfect views of the Newport Bermuda Race; the first of multiple starts begins at 1pm on June 17th.
© Tom Clarke
Sparkman & Stephens “SS34”
© Global Solo Challenge
Sparkman & Stephens “Dorade”
© Global Solo Challenge
Second RC1000 Regatta of 2022, in Plymouth
© Paul Gibbins Photography / @paulgibbinsphotography
Second RC1000 Regatta of 2022, in Plymouth
© Paul Gibbins Photography / @paulgibbinsphotography
Second RC1000 Regatta of 2022, in Plymouth
© Paul Gibbins Photography / @paulgibbinsphotography
Second RC1000 Regatta of 2022, in Plymouth
© Paul Gibbins Photography / @paulgibbinsphotography
Second RC1000 Regatta of 2022, in Plymouth
© Paul Gibbins Photography / @paulgibbinsphotography
Second RC1000 Regatta of 2022, in Plymouth
© Paul Gibbins Photography / @paulgibbinsphotography
A third place for Louise Morton's Bullet - 2022 RORC Vice Admiral's Cup
© Paul Wyeth / pwpictures.com
Grand Prix Zero class start - 2022 RORC Vice Admiral's Cup
© Paul Wyeth / pwpictures.com
Enjoying the inaugural event for the new IRC Racing Class, Grand Prix Zero (GP Zero) - 2022 RORC Vice Admiral's Cup
© Paul Wyeth / pwpictures.com
Tight battles in the Grand Prix Zero class - 2022 RORC Vice Admiral's Cup
© Paul Wyeth / pwpictures.com
Jim Prower's Quarter Tonner Theseus - 2022 RORC Vice Admiral's Cup
© Paul Wyeth / pwpictures.com
Swiftsure International Yacht Race
© SIYR
Action-packed racing on the Solent for the GP Zero fleet on RORC Vice Admiral's Cup Day 1
© Paul Wyeth / www.pwpictures.com
Ian Atkins' GP 42 Dark N Stormy on RORC Vice Admiral's Cup Day 1
© Paul Wyeth / www.pwpictures.com
SSE Renewables Round Ireland Race
© David Branigan
Spirit of Bermuda - Newport Bermuda Race
© Daniel Forster / PPL
Crossfire - Newport Bermuda Race
© Bermuda Sun
Nasty Medicine - Newport Bermuda Race
© Charles Anderson / PPL
Competing in the newly formed Grand Prix Zero class at the RORC Vice Admiral's Cup will be James Neville's HH42 Ino XXX
© Rick Tomlinson / www.rick-tomlinson.com