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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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JUNE 2017

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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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

Summer Series Prize Giving

Around 160 guests attended the CYCA’s annual Summer Series Prize Giving on Friday 28 April. Vice Commodore Paul Billingham and Rear Commodore Noel Cornish officiated proceedings and congratulated all those that received prizes....

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  • 01 May 2017 09:30:00
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MARCH 2017

CYCA 50 Year Member Syd Fischer to be Inducted into the America's Cup Hall of Fame

The America's Cup Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place on 5 October 2017 in San Diego, California, aboard the USS Midway. Australia's Syd Fischer stands with the high-profile Ulster-Scot, Sir Thomas Lipton, as the only yachtsman to have mounted five self-funded challenges for the America's Cup in the event's 166-year history. ...

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  • 30 Mar 2017 11:30:00
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FEBRUARY 2017

CYCA SOLAS Trusts Board Members

At the CYCA SOLAS Trusts Fundraising Dinner in October 2016, Matt Allen regrettably announced his resignation as Chairman, but welcomed appointment of David Kellett in the role. Matt now joins the Board for the CYCA SOLAS Trusts, along with some other changes....

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  • 15 Feb 2017 08:40:00
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JANUARY 2017

Noel Cornish, Rear Commodore of the CYCA, recognised with Order of Australia

CYCA Rear Commodore, Noel Cornish has been recognised as a Member in the General Division of the Order of Australia (AM) for significant service to business as an advocate for industry policy and development, to tertiary education administration, and to the community....

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  • 27 Jan 2017 09:35:00
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HAPPY NEW YEAR!

On behalf of the Commodore, Board and Management of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, we wish all Members, staff and colleagues in the sailing fraternity, a very happy and safe 2017. ...

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  • 01 Jan 2017 09:14:00
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