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  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race: Entries close with 110 yachts

    Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race: Entries close with 110 yachts

    Last year’s overall winner and the record-breaking line honours victor are among the quality 110 entries, including a record 31 internationals, received by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA) for the 2017 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race which starts at 1pm on Boxing Day.
  • New Ichi Ban benchmark for Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    New Ichi Ban benchmark for Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    A double win in her opening race has Matt Allen’s brand new Ichi Ban firming up as a favourite for the upcoming Rolex Sydney Hobart when the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s 628 nautical mile race starts on Boxing Day.
  • Black Jack marks 50th entry for Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    Black Jack marks 50th entry for Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    Peter Harburg’s Black Jack marks the 50th entry received by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia for the 2017 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, adding to speculation that 73rd race will showcase the largest super maxi line-up in the history of the race.