Dear Coastal Sprint Crew

With the sailing instructions in place, handicaps done, we hope the below helps you get ready too for this weekend’s race.

Use these GPX file on Navionics, Predictwind and on you boats plotter.

The ORCV is bring a new feature to the sport of Ocean racing, so rather than all of us entering data and potentially making mistakes we now have solved all your problems by providing you with electronic files.

We have upload 7 GPX files below 6 of them are the courses and one is all the marks. If you download the six course files you will be able to upload them into Predictwind, Navionics and if you load them on a SD card you can upload them to your plotter. If you need help the Google has your answers. Those of you who attended the webinars already know how to do this.

Default Coastal Sprint Central[1] (5 KB)

Default Coastal Sprint Western[1] (5 KB)

Default Coastal Sprint Eastern[1] (5 KB)

Default Coastal Sprint Short Eastern[1]

Default Coastal Sprint Split Point[1] (5 KB)

Default Coastal Sprint Westernport[1] (5 KB)

f you’re not an ORCV member, on Monday we will be invoicing you for crew fees. Join before Sunday night to avoid the administration on your skipper and the ORCV.

Membership starts at $125pa. www.orcv.org.au/join

Help us record a race memory as we celebrate the opening of our season. 

It’s great to be able to race again. Let us be part of your adventure by sharing your images with us. Please take crew photos, scenery, on water action shots either on your way to the start or if conditions allow during the race. You can share them with us via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Yes, we are running "a best photo" competition again with the winner being able to select $75 towards a training event or ORCV merchandise. Entries must be to us by 5pm on Sunday 28th November. Don't forget to include your name. We would like to use any photos to build the sport, increase participation, on media releases and talking about your great results of boat finishing posts. If you are posting to social media, please include #orcv too.