January 30, 2024

Free Webinar Series: Intro to ORC

Starting Thursday, Feb 1, 7:30pm EST

Starting Thursday and over the next few weeks, the Storm Trysail Club, in collaboration with the New York Yacht Club and the Chicago Yacht Club, is pleased to offer a webinar series dedicated to the introduction and explanation of the Offshore Racing Congress (ORC). This educational initiative aims to engage a broad audience, offering valuable insights into the intricacies of offshore racing, and fostering connections with seasoned sailors and rating experts who will be available to address your questions.

The series is open to all sailors, and participation in these informative webinars is entirely free of charge. The intention is to create an inclusive platform where participants can gain a deeper understanding of the ORC and its nuances, ultimately providing a forum for meaningful interaction.

No pre-registration is necessary; attendees can simply join the webinar via the Zoom link below. Furthermore, for the convenience of those unable to attend the live sessions, each webinar will be recorded and made accessible for viewing after its conclusion.

The webinar series will cover a range of pertinent topics on the following dates:

  • February 1: Introduction to ORC and How to Obtain an ORC Certificate
  • February 28: Measurement
  • March 13: Introduction to Scoring
  • April 10: Advanced Scoring

This series promises to be an enriching experience for all sailing enthusiasts, whether novices seeking fundamental knowledge or seasoned sailors looking to delve into more advanced aspects of offshore racing. Join us on this educational journey as we navigate the diverse facets of the Offshore Racing Congress.

Join on Thursday via this link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81364721597