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    The Rolex Middle Sea Race is considered one of the world's classic ocean races. The 608-mile race course a test for skippers and crews with its tidal currents in Messina, rounding the volcano Stromboli and heading towards Palermo. Rounding some 13 island
  • Course map
    Details about the race course.
  • History
    The Rolex Middle Sea Race is one of the great classic offshore races, and sits happily beside the Rolex Fastnet Race and the Rolex Sydney to Hobart. It is not for nothing that the world's fastest boats cite the Rolex Middle Sea Race as a major objective.
  • Course record
    Read about how George David and his crew on board Rambler smashed the previous course record previously established by Robert McNeil on board Zephyrus IV in the year 2000.
  • Past winners
    Dig deep into the Royal Malta Yacht Club archive and find out who participated and won in this classic offshore race. The likes of Paul Cayard, Mike Sanderson, Bouwe Bekking and Seb Josse were all here in 2006.
  • Race documents
    Are you considering participating in the Rolex Middle Sea Race? Please fill our online entry form and download the official Notice of Race.
  • Online entry
    The online entry form allows you to electronically send you boats details to the Race Organising Authority.
  • Berthing
    All boats participating in the Rolex Middle Sea Race are entitled to free berthing during the Rolex Middle Sea Race.
    The RMSR result page offers a wide range interesting data. We have managed to divide the course in various parts and the tracking system allows us to workout the corrected times in various locations. From Capo Passero to Lampedusa, IRC and IMS results.
    Thanks to the latest satellite systems, we can actually track each individual boat around the race course. Argos Systems are the official tracking system the Royal Malta Yacht Club use for the Rolex Middle Sea Race.
  • Help
    Position tracker help page. Vital information to assist you in using the tracking page.
  • FAQ
    Boats accepted to participate in the Rolex Middle Sea Race. Details of boat design, crew list and skippers are listed here.
    Crew listing for the Rolex Middle Sea Race.
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    This link will take you to the calender of events page. Details of what is happening and at what time can be found here.
    Keep updated with the latest press releases issued by the Royal Malta Yacht Club about the Rolex Middle Sea Race.
  • RMYC (The Royal Malta Yacht Club)
    This page is dedicated to information related to the Royal Malta Yacht Club and it's history and the Committee that are responsible for the running of the Club and it's activities.
  • History
    The history of the Royal Malta Yacht Club is an amazing one. It dates back to 1835 and, over the years, has changed it's name on a number of occasions.
  • Committee members
    The RMYC Committee is led the Commodore of the Royal Malta Yacht Club and is responsible for the day to day running of all events organised by the Club. The Committee consists of nine members and meet two to three times monthly.
  • Contact info
    Please feel free to contact us at any time.
    The Rolex Middle Sea Race is not just about offshore racing. It's about the love and respect every mariner has for the sea. Bicref and the R.M.Y.C.are pleased to offer a special prize to the yacht that reports the best whale and dolphin sighting.
    Information about the Maltese Islands, the climate and places worth vitising whilst in Malta & Gozo.
  • Climate
    Malta's weather and climate are strongly influenced by the sea and have a very characteristic Mediterranean flavour, similar to that found in southern Italy or southern Greece. The climate is typically Mediterranean, with hot, dry summers, warm autumns.
  • Places of interest
    In Malta, you'll explore 7000 years of history yet live passionately in the present. You'll span the millennia with an astonishing array of things to discover. And wherever you go, the Islands' scenery and architecture provide a spectacular backdrop. The
  • Flights
    Over 90 airports are connected to Malta.
  • Hotels
    A variety of hotels to suit everybody's needs. All these hotels are close to the Royal Malta Yacht Club and perfectly situated for the Rolex Middle Sea Race.
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    Yacht racing is the perfect sport to capture true excitement. Visit our collections of digital pictures that go back a few years.
    Messages are posted here for boats participating in the race. You can also leave a general message to the organising authority.
    Please feel free to contact us should you require any further information. Please fill the online form or call us on Tel: +356 21333109
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