Programme 2018

The 2018 programme is now available. Please check back regularly for the latest updates on this web page.

Every Thursday

from Thursday, April 19

(weather permitting)

On water sailing (including racing)

Alte Donau, Hofbauer’s Sailing School, 17:30h. Cost 5 Euro

Racing starts May 10 then every two weeks. Please visit the Thursday evening sailing page for more information

Open to non-members

May – October Catamaran Sailing on Neusiedler See

This year the club Dart will be based at Rust with our partners Boats2Sail, Please visit the Sailing on our club catamaran page for more information

HC April 14 – 21

OBS April 21 – 24

Hofbauer Cup and OneDesign Business Sprint

Andrew Parker has already entered one boat and more are currently available, contact him if you wish to join as a skipper or crew.

More info at

April 21 – 2 Hanse Adriatic Cup

Whether you want to race or just build your big boat experience as skipper or crew, this should be a fun early season week.

More info at

May 5 Spring Regatta with Social Evening

Alte Donau, Hofbauer’s Sailing School

June 1 – 3 Lake Balaton Cruise weekend

More info at the Event registration page

 June 16 Summer Regatta with Social Evening
September 15 or 16 Bart’s Bash and Club Autumn Regatta with Social Evening

Rust, Neusiedler See

More info at

October 20 – 27 VISC Adriatic Week and Bob Pitt Memorial Trophy

A fun week of cruising, training and regattas amongst the islands of the Croatian coast. The flagship event of the VISC season

All year Sailing shore-based theory courses

Please visit the training page for more information

April 19 Introduction to Sailing

Theory on Thursday after the Thursday “on-water” practice

April 22 – 27 RYA Yachtmaster/Day/Coastal Skipper in Cornwall, UK

& optional Sea Survival/First Aid practical courses

April 28 – May 5 RYA Day Skipper in Croatia

A non-tidal course in gentler waters

April – May BFA (Inshore) training course
July – August Summer Sailing Course for Kids

Summer Sailing for Kids between 6 and 12 years. English and French classes possible!

Hofbauer Segelschule, Alte Donau

September – October BFA (Inshore) training course
TBA VICREC Club Open Days

VIC Rotunda.

February 22 Annual General Meeting

Come to the AGM to meet members and to find out about opportunities to learn to sail (€5 discount on membership fee). F1001, 17:30

March 1 – 4 Austrian Boat Show

Come and pick up some bargains for the new season

More info at

June 24 or 30 VOLVO Ocean Race

The finish line for this epic sailing event will be at The Hague, Netherlands. Average eta for the competitors is projected to be 24 June with the in-port race on 30 June.

May – August Motorboat Fun on the Danube

Dominic Candelori is suggesting motorboat fun weekend days between Vienna and Bratislava on some weekend through the warmer months.

December Christmas Dinner and Club Championship Prize Giving