CYCA Winter Series

The popular CYCA Winter Series began in its current format in the 1949 and has increased over the years to become Australia’s largest ongoing series, with fleets averaging 140+ boats.

The CYCA 2021 Winter Series includes nine pointscore races and one non-pointscore race which are bookended by two Women’s Winter Series Races with a third after Race 7.

The pursuit start begins at 1130hrs, and the time limit for the race is 1630hrs.

Sydney Harbour is the best place to be on a Winter Sunday. Entries close at 1200hrs the Thursday prior to the race.

Notice of Race

Sailing Instructions

Online Entry

Conditions of Entry


CYCA Winter Series 2021 Calendar

April 18                 Women’s Series Race 1 – Jill McLay Trophy

April 25                 Harbour Race (Race 1, non-pointscore race)

May 2                    Harbour Race  (Race 2)

May 9                    Harbour Race (Race 3)

May 16                  Harbour Race  (Race 4)

May 23                  Harbour Race  (Race 5)

May 30                  Harbour Race (Race 6)

June 6                    Harbour Race  (Race 7)

June 13                  Women’s Series Race 2

June 20                  Harbour Race  (Race 8)

June 27                  Harbour Race  (Race 9)

July 4                     Harbour Race  (Race 10)

July 11                   Women’s Series Race 3 – Chris Lee Trophy


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