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Back row from left - Paul Billingham (Vice-Commodore), Arthur Psaltis, Sam Haynes, Tony Kirby Front row from left – Noel Cornish (Rear Commodore), Jane Treleaven (Treasurer), John Markos ( Commodore) , Arthur Lane (Rear Commodore), Leander Klohs

Board re-elected at AGM

At the AGM on 18 July the office-bearers of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia were re-elected unopposed to serve for 2017-2018. Similarly the four directors from the 2016-2017 Board were also re-elected....

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  • 19 Jul 2017 08:25:52
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JULY 2017

Bienvenue PONANT! Luxury expedition cruise line sign on for the PONANT Sydney Noumea Yacht Race

On Bastille Day of all days, the world leader in luxury expeditions, PONANT, has been confirmed as the title sponsor of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s PONANT Sydney Noumea Yacht Race (PSNYR), due to take place next year....

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  • 14 Jul 2017 13:04:48
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RIP Graeme "Frizzle" Freeman

Graeme Freeman, known in the sailing world as “Frizzle”, has died in Hobart after battling pancreatic cancer. He was one of Australia’s most respected offshore sailors, boat maintenance professional and yacht-building project manager through local and overseas campaigns including three American Cup campaigns and the Admiral’s Cup international teams racing championships....

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  • 13 Jul 2017 12:09:35
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2018 Australian Yachting Championship heads to Sandringham next January

Following last year's hugely successful event at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, the nation's premier keelboat event, the Australian Yachting Championship, heads to Victoria next year and will be hosted by Sandringham Yacht Club from Friday 19 to Sunday 21 January 2018....

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  • 11 Jul 2017 11:52:04
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CYCA Builder Belmadar Confirmed as YSA Sponsor

Currently undertaking Phase 1 of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s redevelopment, construction company Belmadar has been welcomed as a new sponsor of the Youth Sailing Academy....

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  • 10 Jul 2017 16:38:35
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Race 10 a celebration of the Land Rover Winter Series

With just Race 3 of Ladies’ Day remaining, the Land Rover Winter Series all but drew to a close on Sunday with varied breeze delivering tricky sailing conditions on Sydney’s iconic harbour for Race 10....

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  • 10 Jul 2017 14:48:07
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CYCA's YSA wins Darwin's inaugural Australian Maid Youth Match Racing Championship

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Youth Sailing Academy has won Darwin’s inaugural match racing event, the Australian Maid Youth Match Racing Championship in decisive style, dominating the finals 3-0 over the Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club....

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  • 10 Jul 2017 11:32:41
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Admiral’s Cup Anniversary Regatta gathers impressive momentum

“What a great idea!” That was the reaction of Australian Sailing president, Matt Allen, when first told about the planned regatta to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Australia’s first victory in the Admiral’s Cup. That positive response has now been widely echoed by the yachting community both here and overseas. By David Salter...

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  • 07 Jul 2017 11:35:46
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Race 9 of the Land Rover Winter Series sets ups thrilling finale

After a couple of weekends of solid breeze, the fleet in Race 9 of the Land Rover Winter Series had to contend with lighter airs on Sunday, but while the wind was dropping, tensions were rising in the penultimate race of the series....

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  • 03 Jul 2017 14:47:02
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JUNE 2017

CYCA welcomes Altex Yacht & Boat Paint as club and YSA sponsor

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia has confirmed Altex Yacht & Boat Paint (AYB), Australasia’s leading brand for Marine Coatings, as a sponsor of both the club and the CYCA’s Youth Sailing Academy....

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  • 28 Jun 2017 14:57:16
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