Entry process open for the 2024 ORC DH World

13 November 2023 – London, UK and Oslo, Norway – The Offshore Racing Congress (ORC) and the Royal Norwegian Yacht Club (KNS) are pleased to announce the entry process is open for the 2024 ORC Double-Handed World Championship in Norway. This 3rd edition of the annual DH event will be held over 8-16 June 2024 with the start in Oslo and finish in the […]

Boat rental

In June 2024, we are ready to welcome doublehanded sailors from all over the world to Oslo. We understand that some may find it a bit far to bring their boats all the way up north, so we want to assist with boat rentals. We have several options available and will be happy to help […]

ORC DH World Championship is coming to Norway

The Royal Norwegian Yacht Club is proud to announce the  ORC Double Handed World Championship 2024, coming to Norway!  Come and sail with us ⛵ The championship will kick off in the vibrant city of Oslo and conclude in the historic coastal town of Tønsberg, covering approximately 400 nautical miles on the legendary Skaw Race […]

The ORC Euros Movie

«🎥🌊 Take a trip down memory lane with us! Relive the incredible moments from last summer’s European Championship in ORC at Hankø. It was an unforgettable event with perfect sailing conditions every single day. ⛵️✨

The Winners

Full resultsVideos and photos from the event Class A1. HALBTROCKEN 4.5 GER With skipper Michael Berghorn and crew Hasso Höher, Linus Döpp, Konrad Nehrenberg, Jojannes Apmann, Sören Petersen, Jes Gram Hansen, Mareike Bergholm, Sebastian Plate, Marc Viehöfer and Frans Hinfelaar. 2. JOKERMAN NOR with Per Ottar Skaaret, Christen With, Robert Davis, Sofia Toroi, Jacob Undrum, […]

New Champions crowned

It came down to the last inshore race of the series for the winners and podium positions to be determined at the 2022 ORCi European Championship. By Dobbs Davis, Photos: ORCi European Championship – Trond Teigen, KNS In Class A going into today, the Gold medal was assured to go to Michael Berghorn’s team on his Mills 45 […]

Mills Short Offshore Race

After a brief delay this morning due to fog and light air, race managers were able to get racing started shortly before midday in the Mills Short Offshore Race of the 2022 ORCi European Championship, hosted by the Royal Norwegian Yacht Club (KNS). Clearing skies and bright sun started the usual southerly thermal breeze to produce yet another day of […]

Another perfect inshore race day

The sunny summer weather in southern Norway continued to deliver perfect racing conditions in today’s second day of inshore racing at the 2022 ORCi European Championship, hosted by the Royal Norwegian Yacht Club (KNS). Southwesterly winds increased slightly today from 14-18 knots in strength with a corresponding increase in wave heights to challenge the 58 teams from 7 […]

A perfect day of three races

Under yet another day of sunny skies, race managers from the Royal Norwegian Yacht Club (KNS) used the perfect 12-15 knot southerly breeze to produce three windward/leeward races for the first day of inshore competition at the 2022 ORCi European Championship. As expected in all ORC championship events, the racing was highly competitive in each of the three […]