Myth of Malham Trophy Volvo Open 70

Trip details

Creator Yacht KrakenView
Type Racing
Start date 24th May 2019
Finish date 26th May 2019
Origin Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, UK
Destination Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, UK

Compete in RORC Myth of Malham on an iconic yacht, the Volvo Open 70 (2nd Gen) "Kraken" (formerly Telefonica Black)

No matter if you are a beginner or a hardy ocean racer there is always a place on board for you.

Meeting at Kraken's home port of Gunwharf Quays, the RORC Myth of Malham race is also known as the Eddystone Race.

This course will take us West around the Eddystone lighthouse off Plymouth and back to Cowes. This is a longer RORC race weekend at around 230nM. This race is a rollercoaster of a ride, comprising of an upwind sail to the lighthouse followed by a downhill spinnaker ride back to Cowes.

Meeting on Friday night at Kraken's home port Gunwharf Quays
around 18:00 -19:00 for a crew get-together, yacht prep and dinner. Saturday morning head to Cowes and race start. The race normally takes 2 days, returning to Gunwharf Quays on Monday.

Class IRC

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2 of 5 berths available



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Trip boat

Name Kraken
Total Berths 12
Home Port Gunwharf Quays, Portsmouth, UK
Model Volvo Open 70
Coded Yes
Area Category 2