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Sandringham Yacht Club will host the 2018 Australian Yachting Championship

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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JULY 2017

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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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

73rd Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Entries Open

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA) has released the Notice of Race for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2017, inviting eligible yacht owners to enter what is one of the world’s toughest offshore racing challenges....

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  • 27 Jun 2017 10:58:30
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Perfect Winter's Day in Race 8 of the Land Rover Winter Series

A decent breeze with consistent puffs made for an outstanding day on Sydney Harbour for Race 8 of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Land Rover Winter Series....

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  • 26 Jun 2017 15:43:39
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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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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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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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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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Race 4 Frustration as Light Winds Rule Land Rover Winter Series

Race 4 of the CYCA Land Rover Winter Series was a mixed bag for competitors in the light autumn southerly wind, with the aim of avoiding the holes of no wind across the course. Hard work didn’t always pay off during the race, but a warm and sunny Sydney Harbour made it worthwhile. ...

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  • 22 May 2017 00:00:00
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