1- 6 JULY 2014
The Real Club Náutico de Valencia (RCNV) celebrates in 2014 the 16th edition of the Trofeo SM la Reina that will be held concurrently with 2014 ORC European Championship organized by the Offshore Racing Congress (ORC).
This event, held under the patronage of HRH the Queen of Spain, the Spanish Armada and Admiral Sanchez Barcáiztegui, and under the authority of the Royal Spanish Sailing Federation (RFEV) and the Valencia Sailing Federation (FVCV), will take place between the 1st and the 6th of July, and is also designated as the Spanish National ORC championship for the Mediterranean area.
The best Spanish ORC boats and teams will be gathering in Valencia, as this is one of the most important events in the country, always counting on the support of the Queen, the Royal Family, and the most important figures in the Spanish Navy.
The ORC fleet will compete in the Spanish ORC 0, 1, 2 and 3 classes, which will be forming groups A and B to take part in the races. During July 1-2 there will be Measurement and Registration, and on July 2nd the Practice Race, Skipper’s Briefing and Opening Cermony. Races are then scheduled every day starting from the 3rd of July every day until the final day of racing on the 6th of July. All races will be windward-leeward, except on the 3rd of July the fleet will take part in a 70-mile coastal race. On Saturday and Sunday, the local ORC Open Class will join the rest of the fleet, competing for trophies in the Trofeo SM la Reina.