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Finn Tapper and team at the CentrePort International

CYCA dominates at CentrePort Wellington International Youth Match Racing Championship

In a gripping display of determination, 17 year old, Finn Tapper has won his first international youth match racing regatta this week in Wellington, at the CentrePort International. Representing the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, the young team of Tom Grimes, Nick Thyne & Paddy Dawson held a 17 race consecutive winning streak after only losing their first two matches throughout the four day competition. ...

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  • 27 Feb 2017 11:11:00
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FEBRUARY 2017

Steady start for CYCA at the CentrePort Youth Match Racing Regatta

Day 1 saw a long day on the water in 20 knots of breeze coming from the South, but a whole round robin was completed. ...

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  • 24 Feb 2017 08:38:00
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Grimes starts off strong at the NESPRESSO Youth International Regatta

Day one of the NESPRESSO Youth International Match Race Cup saw lead changes, wind shifts and the unwelcome rain! The regatta hosted by the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron (RNZYS) got off to a late start with the teams left on dry land for the morning. Until the wind filled in at 1130, and all 13 teams docked out to start the days’ racing. ...

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  • 17 Feb 2017 09:23:00
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Price finishes fifth at the Warren Jones Regatta

Racing at the Warren Jones started on time on day four, on the now familiar shifty Easterly course in 5 - 8 knots with streaky puffs and plenty of taxing shifts. Late in the afternoon the breeze shifted into the South allowing for a more traditional longer course with fewer boundaries....

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  • 03 Feb 2017 12:27:00
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Racing heats up at the Warren Jones Regatta in Perth

The sun came out for racing on day three of the Warren Jones Regatta as the second round robin began. The southerly gradient wind was more unstable today than previous days, with bigger shifts and pulses throughout the day. Price had a solid day, to take three wins from four races against Hodgson, Boulden and Dargaville. ...

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  • 02 Feb 2017 11:22:00
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Intense racing and penalties galore on day two of the Warren Jones

Racing continued on day two at the Warren Jones Youth Match Racing Regatta in an overcast and shifty south easterly breeze on the Swan River. The breeze pulsed between 5 and 10 knots and got shiftier throughout the day, making for intense racing. Price and team are currently sitting in 5th position after the conclusion of round robin one, on six points....

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  • 01 Feb 2017 10:22:00
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