The CYCA is pleased to again be holding the Southern Cross Cup in the 2023 Rolex Sydney Hobart. This team-based trophy is open to three boats from any Club, State or Country entered in IRC Category of the 2023 RSHYR.
We have updated the team eligibility this year to promote our diverse fleet. The 2023 Team Criteria are as follows:
Teams shall comprise of three boats representing a Country, State or Yacht Club.
All three boats shall be entered in the IRC category of the 2023 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.
At least one boat shall be fully crewed.
At least one boat shall be two-handed.
To represent a country the owners of the three boats must be permanent residents of that Country.
To represent a State the owners of the three boats must be permanent residents in that State.
To represent a Yacht Club the owners shall be members of the same Yacht Club.
The team with the lowest aggregate of each boats race score (with only Southern Cross Cup boats included) in the overall IRC category shall be the winner of the Southern Cross Cup.
The low point system will be used, and teams shall be nominated prior to 1700 hours on Thursday 21 December 2023.
Should you be interested in competing please complete the Nomination Form here. This only needs to be completed once per team.
Please do not hesitate to contact the Sailing Office should you have any questions.