27-28 November, 2021 - Middle Harbour Yacht Club

WELCOME TO THE SYDNEY SHORT OCEAN RACING CHAMPIONSHIPS

Hosted by Middle Harbour Yacht Club, the Sydney Short Ocean Racing Championships is celebrating it's 44th Anniversary.

For many yacht owners and their crews, the two day regatta sailed on tight courses off Sydney’s Heads, Beaches and, at times, within the Harbour, is vital to their preparations for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race (CYCA).

Victoire, Nine Dragons and Mille Sabords take SSORC top honours

28 November 2021
Victoire, Nine Dragons and Mille Sabords take SSORC top honours

SSORC 2021 - Nine Dragons was Premier Division 1 victor Paul Jenkins and his Sydney 38 crew onboard Mille Sabords won their first ever regatta on a wild and wet Sydney weekend racing for the host club in the annual...

Bushranger holds up to brutal SSORC day one

27 November 2021
Bushranger holds up to brutal SSORC day one

Bushranger and Nine Dragons heading to sea - Tilly McKnight Media Big seas and strong winds offshore for the Premier Divisions contesting Middle Harbour Yacht Club’s annual Sydney Short Ocean Racing Championship put the stress test on crews over the...

SSORC Day One Video

27 November 2021
SSORC Day One Video

Tilly McKnight was on the water today capturing the action in the SSORC Ocean Passage, the Super 40s and the Seven Islands Race.  Click on the image or here.

Sydney Short Ocean Racing Championship stokes turf tussle

23 November 2021
Sydney Short Ocean Racing Championship stokes turf tussle

Middle Harbour Yacht Club’s annual Sydney Short Ocean Racing Championship reignites the good-natured rivalry between Sydney and Pittwater sailing crews – each believing they have the better pedigree, particularly within the Premier Divisions. These turf battles play out a few...

A light on the horizon - SSORC 2021

17 September 2021
A light on the horizon - SSORC 2021

Sydney sailors are anxiously awaiting news of Sydney’s lockdown coming to an end.  After an enforced four-month hiatus from yacht racing, there is now a light on the horizon. 2020 winning Sydney 38 Conspiracy Tilly Lock Media Middle Harbour Yacht...

Extreme Sydney Short Ocean Racing Championship tests crews

29 November 2020
Extreme Sydney Short Ocean Racing Championship tests crews

Soozal won Div 1 on IRC, ORCi & PHS Middle Harbour Yacht Club’s Sydney Short Ocean Racing Championship (SSORC) coincided with Sydney’s record-breaking hot weather weekend, 28 crews enduring 40 knot gusts for race two and brutal temperatures in the...