It’s confirmed - Ichi Ban is No. 1 – Matt Allen wins Rolex Sydney Hobart

Matt Allen’s new TP52 Ichi Ban has been declared the overall winner of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2017 – and Allen, the president of Australian Sailing, can hardly believe it.

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  • Trophy presentation closes Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2017
    • 31 Dec, 2017 05:42:00 PM

    Trophy presentation closes Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2017

    The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2017 came to an end on December 31 at the Grand Chancellor Hotel in Hobart, where the Official Prize Giving took place.

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  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2017 Prize Giving Photos
    • 31 Dec, 2017 05:42:00 PM

    Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2017 Prize Giving Photos

    The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2017 came to an end on December 31 at the Grand Chancellor Hotel in Hobart, where the Official Prize Giving took place.

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  • RSHYR 2017: Free at sea
    • 31 Dec, 2017 05:29:00 PM

    RSHYR 2017: Free at sea

    2017 wasn’t Kevin Miller’s first Sydney Hobart but it will most likely be one of his most emotional. Just weeks prior to his marathon to Tasmania, the American watched as California wildfires engulfed and destroyed his home, leaving him and his family with little more than the clothes on their backs.

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  • Tony Ellis makes it 50 Sydney Hobarts
    • 31 Dec, 2017 12:18:00 PM

    Tony Ellis makes it 50 Sydney Hobarts

    When David Gotze/Michael Cranitch’s Triton docked in Hobart on finishing the 2017 Rolex Sydney Hobart, Tony ‘Ace’ or ‘Grumpy’ Ellis became only the second person to sail 50 of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s race – only Tony Cable had gone then before him.

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  • RSHYR News: Mark Hipgrave is Mister Lucky
    • 31 Dec, 2017 08:53:00 AM

    RSHYR News: Mark Hipgrave is Mister Lucky

    Yachties and sailing fans were sceptical when they heard a bunch of solo sailors were banding together to campaign Mark Hipgrave’s Jeanneau Sun Fast 3600 Mister Lucky in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – but they needn’t have worried.

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