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Show news Announcing the RORC Caribbean 600 Series
Three days of racing followed by the main event
Posted on 12 Sep
Bermuda Race winners
Yesterday's provisional divisional leaders have all been confirmed as the winners
Posted on 22 Jun
Warrior Won & Callisto duel to finish in Bermuda
Provisional leaders of Gibbs Hill Lighthouse and St. David's Lighthouse divisions
Posted on 20 Jun
Not just another...
…case of miscellaneous ramblings. You might say that, but you could well have missed the point.
Posted on 20 Jun
Argo had a rough Bermuda Race record run
"The whole crew is wiped out. We're tired."
Posted on 19 Jun
Argo sets new Newport Bermuda Race record
MOD70 trimaran is the first Saturday finisher in history of storied race
Posted on 19 Jun
Argo on Record Pace in 52nd Newport Bermuda Race
Carroll and crew aim to be first-ever Saturday finishers in legendary race
Posted on 18 Jun
2022 RORC Caribbean 600 wrap up film
74 teams with 738 sailors from 32 different nations race around 11 Caribbean islands
Posted on 2 Mar
RORC Caribbean 600 wraps up in Antigua
Race attracted 74 teams with 738 sailors from 32 different nations
Posted on 26 Feb
RORC Caribbean 600 day 6
Scarlet Oyster triumph in IRC Two - podium undecided
Posted on 26 Feb
RORC Caribbean 600 day 5
Sunrise wins full-on battle with Dawn Treader in IRC One
Posted on 25 Feb
RORC Caribbean 600 day 4
Cheers and beers for 23 teams in Antigua
Posted on 24 Feb
Record win for Jason and the Argonauts
New RORC Caribbean 600 Multihull race record for Jason Carroll's MOD 70 Argo
Posted on 23 Feb
Record Pace in the RORC Caribbean 600
Tropical heat, moderate trade winds and ocean swell provided superb racing conditions
Posted on 22 Feb
RORC Caribbean 600 Blasts Off in Antigua
Seventy-four teams with over 700 sailors from 32 countries started the race
Posted on 21 Feb
Multihull top 10 for the RORC Caribbean 600
A spectacular MOCRA Class with ten multihulls in action
Posted on 16 Feb
Countdown to the RORC Caribbean 600
The race has attracted over 600 sailors from 30 different nations
Posted on 7 Feb
RORC Transatlantic Race: Battle on for overall win
1 teams are still racing in the Atlantic to claim the RORC Transatlantic Race Trophy
Posted on 18 Jan
Multihull Line Honours in RORC Transatlantic Race
Multi70 Maserati crosses the finish line first in Grenada
Posted on 15 Jan
Maserati takes Multihull Line Honours
After intense battle in the RORC Transatlantic Race
Posted on 15 Jan
RORC Transatlantic Race Day 7 - Multihull action
On the morning of the seventh day of the RORC Transatlantic Race news in from PowerPlay and Argo con
Posted on 14 Jan
RORC Transatlantic Race Day 6
A thrilling line honours battle is shaping up for the multihulls
Posted on 13 Jan
RORC Transatlantic Race Day 5
A game of chess
Posted on 12 Jan
RORC Transatlantic Race Day 4
Record pace for the multihull and monohull leaders
Posted on 11 Jan
RORC Transatlantic Race Day 2
Tactics split the fleet
Posted on 9 Jan
RORC Transatlantic Race starts from Lanzarote
A flotilla of spectator boats witnessed the spectacle in glorious conditions
Posted on 8 Jan
RORC Transatlantic Race: Calling the breeze
The record fleet is in final preparations for the 3,000-mile race
Posted on 5 Jan
Battle lines drawn for RORC Transatlantic Race
Final preparations being made ahead of the race start on Saturday
Posted on 3 Jan
Fleet get ready for RORC Transatlantic Race
Less than a month to the start in Lanzarote
Posted on 17 Dec 2021
Dates for 2023 Rolex Fastnet Race announced
50th edition of the world's largest offshore race
Posted on 2 Dec 2021
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Competing in their fourth RORC Transat - Giovanni Soldini and team on 2022 Line Honours winner Multi70 Maserati
© James Mitchell / RORC
Giovanni Soldini's Multi 70 Maserati took Multihull Line Honours after a close-fought battle across the Atlantic
© Lanzarote Photo Sport
Giovanni Soldini and Holly Cova aboard Maserati, after the teams were handed over the baton
© Team Malizia
Team Malizia and Giovanni Soldini as they received The Ocean Race's Relay4Nature Baton by Richard Brisuis in Portugal
© Ricardo Pinto
Rolex Middle Sea Race
© Kurt Arrigo / Rolex
After finishing, Argo rolls up her jib with St. George's Harbour in the background and begins motor-sailing slowly around the island to Hamilton
© Chris Burville
After the finish, the crew of Argo stands in the trimaran's relatively small cockpit. Overhead, the two reefs in its mainsail testify to the crew's efforts to use less sail area to avoid overpowering the boat
© Chris Burville
On its final approach to the St. David's Lighthouse finish, late Saturday evening, the MOD 70 trimaran Argo shows its sleek lines and black sails made of carbon. The time-lapse photo turns the port navigation light into a red streak
© Chris Burville
Jason Carroll's MOD70 Argo takes the start of the Newport Bermuda Race
© Daniel Forster / PPL
The Argo crew prepares for the Newport Bermuda Race
© Sean McNeill / Newport Bermuda Race Media
The MOD70 Argo rode starboard tack all the way to Bermuda in the Newport Bermuda Race. Note the mast's angle of attack to the wind
© Daniel Forster / PPL
Crewmembers grind and tail aboard the MOD70 Argo during the Newport Bermuda Race
© Daniel Forster / PPL
An Argo crewman is spotted through the trampoline as the MOD70 starts the Newport Bermuda Race
© Sean McNeill
Argo, a MOD 70 trimaran, is one of two multihulls with record-setting potential - 52nd Newport Bermuda Race
© Sharon Green / Ultimate Sailing
67h Tre Golfi Regatta
© ROLEX / Studio Borlenghi
67h Tre Golfi Regatta
© ROLEX / Studio Borlenghi
Jason Carroll's Argo, multihull line honours winner and new race record holder at the 2021 Rolex Middle Sea Race
© Kurt Arrigo
Matt Burnett (Gladstone Mayor) presenting beer to Rogntudjuuu - Brisbane to Gladstone Multihull Yacht Race
© Chris Dewar
Fastest multihull round the course, Jason Carroll's Argo was represented by Brian Thompson at the prize-giving, with Tourism Minister, The Hon Charles Fernandez presenting the prize
© Tim Wright / photoaction.com
RORC Caribbean 600 - Hon. Charles 'Max' Fernandez presents Pete Cummins and Brian Thompson from Jason Carroll's MOD70 Argo with the Multihull Line Honours trophy
© Tim Wright / www.photoaction.com
Jason Carroll's MOD70 Argo (USA) finished the RORC Caribbean 600 at 17:18:44 AST and has come runner-up on the two previous races, so to win on the third attempt was a sweet victory
© Arthur Daniel / RORC
Jason Carroll's MOD 70 Argo (USA) crossed the finish line of the RORC Caribbean 600 to take Multihull Line Honours and set a new Multihull Race Record of 29 hours, 38 mins, 44 secs
© Arthur Daniel / RORC
Peter Cunningham's PowerPlay (CAY) led in the early part of the race but finished third - RORC Caribbean 600
© Arthur Daniel / RORC
On board with Giovanni Soldini, the crew of 7 sailors, made up of Italians Guido Broggi, Vittorio Bissaro, Francesco Pedol, Matteo Soldini, Spaniard Oliver Herrera Perez, Frenchmen Gwénolé Gahinet and Thomas Joffrin - RORC Caribbean 600
© Arthur Daniel / RORC
Celebrations on Argo - RORC Caribbean 600
© Arthur Daniel / RORC
MOD 70 Argo Crew: Jason Carroll, Brian Thompson, Richard Bardwell, Chad Corning, Pete Cumming, Thierry Fouchier, Charlie Ogletree, Alister Richardson - RORC Caribbean 600
© Arthur Daniel / RORC
Giovanni Soldini's Multi 70 Maserati powering towards the close finish in Antigua - RORC Caribbean 600
© Arthur Daniel / RORC
Argo's Jason Carroll and Brian Thompson - RORC Caribbean 600
© Arthur Daniel / RORC
A battle is raging between the three foremost multihulls, with Giovanni Soldini's Maserati (ITA) and Jason Carroll's Argo (USA) less than a mile apart in the 13th RORC Caribbean 600
© Arthur Daniel / RORC
Onboard Team PowerPlay during the 13th RORC Caribbean 600
© Team PowerPlay / Paul Larsen