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Racing on day one of the Swan River Match Cup in Perth

CYCA sailors in the mix at Swan River Match Cup

Harry Price and team sit in equal third on the leader board after day one at the first World Match Racing Tour event in Perth. They have won four out of six races sailed so far in the first stage round robin. The CYCA team this week skippered by Matt Chew, had a tougher day, taking two wins. ...

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  • 24 Jan 2017 09:43:00
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JANUARY 2017

CYCA Ocean Racer of the Year Awards open for nomination

Nominations are now open in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s prestigious Ocean Racer of the Year Awards. The CYCA welcomes nominations from fellow offshore clubs that have suitable candidates they feel would be eligible for these awards....

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  • 18 Jan 2017 10:23:00
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The Australia Day Regatta - Botany Bay Race 2017

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia will again be conducting the City of Sydney Sesquicentenary Ocean Race to Botany Bay and return, on Australia Day 2017. ...

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  • 16 Jan 2017 13:47:00
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DECEMBER 2016

Annual SOLAS Big Boat Challenge on tomorrow

Three of the four super maxis taking part in the 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race will clash on Sydney Harbour tomorrow in the highly anticipated SOLAS Big Boat Challenge, organised by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia....

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  • 12 Dec 2016 09:30:00
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Team Beau Geste and Wld1 claim CYCA Trophy–Passage Series

Karl Kwok’s Team Beau Geste and Larki Missiris’ Wld1 have capitalised on their leads of yesterday to win the CYCA Trophy-Passage Series this weekend....

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  • 11 Dec 2016 15:00:00
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Team Beau Geste and Wld1 top scoreboard at CYCA Trophy–Passage Series

A tight-knit crew and a take no prisoners approach to every race and regatta they compete at, finds Karl Kwok’s Team Beau Geste in the winners seat yet again, this time on Day 1 of the CYCA Trophy Passage Series....

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  • 10 Dec 2016 17:00:00
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CYCA Trophy–Passage Series on this weekend

Boats from NSW and Victoria will face-off against Beau Geste, the lone foreign entry, when the CYCA Trophy-Passage Series is sailed over this weekend, starting from 11am on Saturday....

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  • 08 Dec 2016 10:10:00
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Chinese Whisper wins Bird Island Race for a second year

A year ago Rupert Henry’s Chinese Whisper and Matt Allen’s Ichi Ban finished top two respectively in the 85 nautical mile Bird Island Race – and the two have mirrored that result this weekend, cementing their places among favourites for the 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. ...

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  • 04 Dec 2016 11:00:00
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NOVEMBER 2016

Bird Island Race - last chance ahead of Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Two races remain to complete the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s prestigious Blue Water Pointscore (BWPS) - the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - and this weekend’s 85 nautical mile Bird Island Race – a last chance to put in some decent ocean miles and suss out the competition ahead of the 628 nautical mile race starting on Boxing Day. ...

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  • 30 Nov 2016 13:00:00
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Bravo, ‘Robbo’ wins Cabbage Tree Island Race

Queenslander Robbo Robertson enjoyed a race-long battle with two other Beneteaus to take out the Cabbage Tree Island Race, his Beneteau 40, Bravo staving off challenges from the Black Sheep and Ariel, to claim Race 4 of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Blue Water Pointscore (BWPS)....

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  • 20 Nov 2016 13:00:00
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