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  • Grinders Coffee SOLAS Big Boat Challenge - Replay

    Grinders Coffee SOLAS Big Boat Challenge - Replay

    View the action of the 2018 Grinders Coffee SOLAS Big Boat Challenge held on Sydney Harbour today
  • TODAY | Grinders Coffee SOLAS Big Boat Challenge

    TODAY | Grinders Coffee SOLAS Big Boat Challenge

    All you need to know about the Grinders Coffee SOLAS Big Boat Challenge, including how to watch it live or on a delayed basis on this site or our facebook channel. See Wild Oats XI, Wild Oats X, InfoTrack, Black Jack, Naval Group, Scallywag and Winning Appliances in action.
  • BID NOW: SOLAS Big Boat Challenge positions

    BID NOW: SOLAS Big Boat Challenge positions

    Auction on now - be part of history and help raise fund for SOLAS
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  • Grinders Coffee SOLAS Big Boat Challenge - Replay
    • 11 Dec, 2018 02:18:00 PM

    Grinders Coffee SOLAS Big Boat Challenge - Replay

    View the action of the 2018 Grinders Coffee SOLAS Big Boat Challenge held on Sydney Harbour today

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  • TODAY | Grinders Coffee SOLAS Big Boat Challenge
    • 11 Dec, 2018 07:30:00 AM

    TODAY | Grinders Coffee SOLAS Big Boat Challenge

    All you need to know about the Grinders Coffee SOLAS Big Boat Challenge, including how to watch it live or on a delayed basis on this site or our facebook channel. See Wild Oats XI, Wild Oats X, InfoTrack, Black Jack, Naval Group, Scallywag and Winning Appliances in action.

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  • The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Village is OPEN!
    • 08 Dec, 2018 04:19:00 PM

    The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Village is OPEN!

    The Corporate Lunch marks the first day of the Sydney Village, so come down and experience what the race is all about!

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  • BID NOW: SOLAS Big Boat Challenge positions
    • 05 Dec, 2018 09:23:00 PM

    BID NOW: SOLAS Big Boat Challenge positions

    Auction on now - be part of history and help raise fund for SOLAS

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  • VIDEO | 2018 Media Launch
    • 03 Dec, 2018 01:20:00 PM

    VIDEO | 2018 Media Launch

    Hear from the skippers about the upcoming race and what they are expecting for this year.

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  • Classy fleet for 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
    • 28 Nov, 2018 02:24:00 PM

    Classy fleet for 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    The 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race promises to be another pot boiler, with one of the strongest-ever fleets chasing line honours and the overall win to secure the Tattersall Cup.

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  • All-female professional crew announced
    • 22 Nov, 2018 05:34:00 PM

    All-female professional crew announced

    In a bid to encourage stronger female representation in Australian sailing and to promote ocean health and sustainability, an all-female professional crew to enter the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race has announced their campaign to lift the Tattersall Cup in Hobart.

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  • History to be made in historic 75th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
    • 21 Nov, 2018 03:38:00 PM

    History to be made in historic 75th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    The 2019 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is going to be extra special

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  • St Jude's confidence boosted
    • 12 Nov, 2018 12:00:00 PM

    St Jude's confidence boosted

    Cabbage Tree Island Race success has Noel Cornish's crew ready for Rolex Sydney Sydney Hobart

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  • Watch the 74th Rolex Sydney Hobart from the water
    • 06 Nov, 2018 01:13:00 PM

    Watch the 74th Rolex Sydney Hobart from the water

    Rolex Sydney Hobart 2018 Spectator Vessel Matilda III

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  • Ninety two yachts entered for 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
    • 29 Oct, 2018 02:59:00 PM

    Ninety two yachts entered for 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s (CYCA) is pleased to announce 92 yachts have entered the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

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  • Ichi Ban goes back to back
    • 15 Oct, 2018 09:22:00 AM

    Ichi Ban goes back to back

    Matt Allen’s Botin-designed TP52 has again proven its dominance

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  • "Bring it on!"
    • 15 Oct, 2018 08:43:00 AM

    "Bring it on!"

    Comanche boat captain issues a challenge to other 100-footers

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  • Comanche takes Line Honours
    • 14 Oct, 2018 08:45:00 AM

    Comanche takes Line Honours

    Red-hot form for Jim Cooney and Samantha Grant's super-maxi continues

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  • Newcastle Bass Island: Race on after clean start
    • 12 Oct, 2018 09:36:00 PM

    Newcastle Bass Island: Race on after clean start

    All boats started well, now heading north for first leg of 215-nautical-mile race

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  • 100 days to go!
    • 26 Sep, 2018 10:00:00 AM

    100 days to go!

    The countdown to the 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is on!

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  • Commodore Billingham Interview with ABC Radio Tasmania
    • 26 Sep, 2018 07:38:00 AM

    Commodore Billingham Interview with ABC Radio Tasmania

    CYCA Commodore Paul Billingham interviewed by Chris Rowbottom of ABC Grandstand in Tasmania, with 100 days to go to the 2018 race

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  • Hobart Veterans celebrated in lead-up to 75th Rolex Sydney Hobart
    • 21 Sep, 2018 11:10:00 AM

    Hobart Veterans celebrated in lead-up to 75th Rolex Sydney Hobart

    The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia is planning a unique celebration of Sydney Hobart Yacht Race heritage

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  • See the 75th Rolex Sydney Hobart in style!
    • 21 Sep, 2018 01:44:00 AM

    See the 75th Rolex Sydney Hobart in style!

    Cruise the historic 75th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race route in style with Ponant - don't miss out

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  • Comanche smashes the Flinders Islet Race record in stunning Line Honours triumph
    • 15 Sep, 2018 08:31:00 PM

    Comanche smashes the Flinders Islet Race record in stunning Line Honours triumph

    The 100-foot super-maxi has sailed the fastest Flinders Islet Race in history

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  • Records on the line for Audi Centre Sydney Blue Water Pointscore Flinders Islet Race
    • 14 Sep, 2018 02:47:00 PM

    Records on the line for Audi Centre Sydney Blue Water Pointscore Flinders Islet Race

    The ultra-competitive fleet looks set to make this the fastest Flinders Islet Race in history

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  • ENTRIES ARE OPEN!!
    • 04 Sep, 2018 10:18:00 AM

    ENTRIES ARE OPEN!!

    Are you ready to enter one of the greatest offshore tests?

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  • In their own words: Richard Bennett
    • 31 Aug, 2018 05:01:00 PM

    In their own words: Richard Bennett

    Tasmanian-based Richard Bennett has photographed the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race since 1974.

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  • Bookings for the Spectator boat are OPEN!
    • 24 Aug, 2018 02:30:00 PM

    Bookings for the Spectator boat are OPEN!

    Join us on the CYCA official spectator vessel for the 74th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race on Sydney Harbour.

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  • Birth of a classic: the "Quiet Little Drink"
    • 17 Aug, 2018 11:21:00 AM

    Birth of a classic: the "Quiet Little Drink"

    How CYCA Life Member Tony Cable and friends' gathering became a roaring, thriving party

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  • Mr. Huey Long requests the pleasure of your company
    • 20 Jul, 2018 02:55:00 PM

    Mr. Huey Long requests the pleasure of your company

    When Americans take line honours but don’t throw a party, Rupert Murdoch and Co. will throw it for them!

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  • A Boxing Day tradition is born
    • 06 Jul, 2018 03:51:00 PM

    A Boxing Day tradition is born

    The welcome the ‘first fleet’ received in Hobart was so overwhelming it became an annual event

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  • Why don't we make a race of it?
    • 29 Jun, 2018 04:38:00 PM

    Why don't we make a race of it?

    With a little under six months to go before the 74th Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, we're taking a look back at the moments that have made the great race what it is today. Join us on this journey, starting with the amazing story of the inaugural Race in 1945...

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  • Vale Rowan Johnston
    • 25 Jun, 2018 01:58:00 PM

    Vale Rowan Johnston

    Rowan Johnston, one of the great stalwarts of Tasmanian yachting, as a competitor and honorary administrator with the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania and the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, passed away last week after a brief illness.

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  • History to be made in 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
    • 27 May, 2018 01:49:00 PM

    History to be made in 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA) has released the Notice of Race for the 2018 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – and already 8 yachts have registered to enter what is arguably the world’s toughest offshore racing challenge.

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