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New chapter for the New Caledonia Groupama Race

A change of date for the Groupama Race, around the French Pacific Island island of New Caledonia, will mean that the CYCA’s Sydney Noumea Yacht Race and three other races will act as feeders in what will be an exciting new chapter for next year’s 654 nautical mile race....

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  • 23 Jun 2017 16:56:27
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JUNE 2017

Great conditions take the 2017 Land Rover Winter Series to a season high

The exciting weather conditions were the big story of Race 7 of the Land Rover Winter Series on Sydney Harbour on Sunday. A strong breeze with some even bigger gusts mixing up the fleet and dishing out some unexpected results across the groups....

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  • 19 Jun 2017 17:07:05
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CYCA 20+ Year Members Dinner

On Friday 16 June over 90 guests enjoyed a notable night at the annual CYCA 20+ Year Members Dinner in the Freya and Morna rooms....

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  • 19 Jun 2017 17:07:05
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High spirits in Ladies Day Race 2 of the Land Rover Winter Series

Even the light breeze and drizzle couldn’t dampen spirits in Sunday’s Race 2 of Ladies Day as part of the Land Rover Winter Series on Sydney Harbour. The boats who managed to gain what little breeze there was returned home early as winners, with the wind dying off completely in what was a wet afternoon on the water....

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  • 13 Jun 2017 16:58:22
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Invictus Games 500 Days To Go: CYCA to play host venue role as sailing enters Games

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA) has been confirmed as an official venue for the Invictus Games Sydney 2018 after the announcement today that sailing will debut in next year’s event....

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  • 07 Jun 2017 00:00:00
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2017 Land Rover Winter Series heats up at the halfway stage

A consistent southerly breeze greeted the 100-boat fleet on a glorious sunny day for Race 6 of the Land Rover Winter Series on Sydney Harbour. After six races, there’s proof that every point counts in the overall pointscore, and it’s tight at the top. ...

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  • 05 Jun 2017 00:00:00
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CYCA Youth Sailing Academy take "Club of the Day" at Interclub Series

Round 2 of the Interclub Series was hosted by the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club over the weekend with the performances of CYCA's two teams securing them the "Club of the Day" title....

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  • 05 Jun 2017 00:00:00
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When Australian Offshore Racing Came of Age

Fifty years ago a team of three Australian yachts arrived in Cowes to take on the world....

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  • 02 Jun 2017 00:00:00
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MAY 2017

Welcome winds of change for Race 5 of Land Rover Winter Series

The final autumn race of the Land Rover Winter Series went off with a bang for the 102-boat fleet, in a solid 12-18 knot north westerly breeze on Sydney Harbour....

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  • 29 May 2017 00:00:00
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Young Guns upset form guide at Kellett Shield

Finn Tapper, Cam Gundy, Lauren Gallaway, Emma Harrison & Eric Sparkes helmed Club Marine to victory in the 2017 Kellett Shield fleet racing regatta this past weekend, hosted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, on what was a tricky day on Sydney Harbour. ...

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  • 22 May 2017 14:00:00
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