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Leveling the playing field

With the Blue Water Pointscore Series finished for 2017, it’s time to level the playing field and see who can be crowned the ‘Champion of Champions’ when the boats are equal....

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  • 20 Apr 2018 16:34:31
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APRIL 2018

Great results at Sail Port Stephens

Over the weekend and during the course of last week many of the club members headed north to make the most of the unusually warm weather at the annual Sail Port Stephens Regatta....

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  • 18 Apr 2018 10:25:15
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Great Veterans Race Re-vamped for 2018

As the 75th anniversary of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race approaches, the local offshore community, in conjunction with the organising authority, the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, have come together to reinvigorate the annual “Great Veterans Race”....

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  • 10 Apr 2018 15:24:29
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New Caledonia Groupama Race: a different kind of South Pacific adventure

Entries for the long-awaited New Caledonia Groupama Race close April 17 and a cross-section of monohulls and multihull owners have signed-up for a very different kind of South Pacific adventure....

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  • 06 Apr 2018 11:59:26
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Ichi Ban and CYCA boats take multiple prizes at Brisbane to Gladstone with Black Jack smashing the record

The QantasLink 70th Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race, organised by the Queensland Cruising Yacht Club, was one to remember for many reasons other than just the historic landmark it reached....

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  • 04 Apr 2018 09:29:01
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MARCH 2018

Blue Water Pointscore Trophy Prize Giving

Some of Australia's finest ocean racers were recognised on Friday, 23 March at the CYCA's Blue Water Pointscore Trophy Presentation where Tony Kirby's Patrice were recognised for taking the win on IRC and ORCi overall, and Noel Cornish for taking PHS overall....

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  • 24 Mar 2018 10:29:50
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Tony Kirby named Ocean Racer of the Year at CYCA Prizegiving

CYCA Director Tony Kirby was named the 2017 Ocean Racer of the Year this week after taking the Blue Water Pointscore championship, topping both IRC and ORCi overall divisions....

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  • 24 Mar 2018 10:25:50
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Roger Hickman OAM Memorial Trophy welcomed to the CYCA

This Friday night’s Ocean Racer of the Year Awards will feature a special prize which will be handed out for the first time. It all stems from one of the CYCA’s most legendary figures....

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  • 21 Mar 2018 15:56:07
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Balance holds strong to take the win in the Mount Gay Ocean Pointscore

The past weekend’s Race 8 signalled the end of a thrilling Mount Gay Ocean Pointscore, with Paul Clitheroe’s TP52, Balance, reigning supreme....

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  • 19 Mar 2018 17:51:22
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Another Short Ocean win for Fifty Two Hundred

On IRC division one, Ian Short’s TP52, Fifty Two Hundred made it three wins from four in Race 8 of the Short Ocean Pointscore at the weekend, securing them the series win with one race still to go....

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  • 12 Mar 2018 17:18:02
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