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Say that again? Say that again?So World Sailing was running around this week, almost akin to the headless chook.So World Sailing was running around this week, almost akin to the headless chook. They had a desperate need to get a rebuttal out there, stating ‘rumours abound', yet the overarching element was, ‘Sure, but to what question, exactly?'by John Curnow, Editor, Sail-World AUS Posted 18 Dec 10:54 AEDT Clipper Telemed+ Tasman Test: A race of firsts Clipper Telemed+ Tasman Test: A race of firstsA thrilling first stage to the All-Australian LegIt has been a thrilling first stage of the All-Australian Leg of the Clipper 2017-18 Race and the fleet came together to celebrate the achievements of Race 4 at a rapturous Prize Giving ceremony at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA) in Sydney.by Clipper Round the World Posted 18 Dec 17:38 AEDT Battle of the Foils: Mark Bradford Video Battle of the Foils: Mark Bradford VideoFor some time now Peter Harburg's Black Jack – the lightest of the super maxis racing to HobartFor some time now Peter Harburg's Black Jack – the lightest of the super maxis racing to Hobart - has been touted as the one to watch, particularly if the race turns up some lighter air phases, as it frequently does.by Bow Caddy Media Posted 18 Dec 17:27 AEDT Two Rolex watches are good – three would be better Two Rolex watches are good – three would be betterThe overall winner is awarded a Rolex watchPay attention - it all gets a bit complicated - Bob Steel won the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia's Rolex Sydney Hobart in 2008 on his TP52 Quest, and he had already won the race once before, in 2002, on a different boat also named Quest.by Jim Gale, RSHYR Media Posted 18 Dec 16:23 AEDT Bekking remembers Spikey Bekking remembers SpikeyEven from the depths of the Southern Ocean, Bouwe Bekking takes time to remember the truly inimitablEven from the depths of the Southern Ocean, Bouwe Lekking takes time to remember the truly inimitable and truly loved, Peter 'Spike' Dorien.by John Curnow Posted 18 Dec 14:20 AEDT Drew takes on Kialoa II Drew takes on Kialoa IIDrew takes on Kialoa IIIt's been 46 years since Jim Kilroy's S&S penned, 73-foot, 45 metric tonne, alloy maxi yawl, Kialoa II, took line honours in the 1971 Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.by John Curnow Posted 18 Dec 13:10 AEDT Volvo OR - Team AkzoNobel back up to full speed Volvo OR - Team AkzoNobel back up to full speedVolvo OR - Team AkzoNobel back up to full speed after second repairGreat news from the team AkzoNobel crew out on the Southern Ocean this morning: the second mast repair has worked and the sailors were able to re-hoist the mainsail at first light.by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com Posted 18 Dec 09:25 AEDT Volvo OR - Latest video, images and stories Day 7 Volvo OR - Latest video, images and stories Day 7Volvo OR - Latest video, images and stories Day 7, Leg 3The latest video and images and blogs from the boats on Day 7 of Leg 3 of the Volvo Ocean Race as the boats slide past the Kerguelen Islands, and start chasing the edge of the Ice Exclusion Zoneby Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com Posted 18 Dec 09:01 AEDT Volvo Ocean Race Leg 3, Day 8 Volvo Ocean Race Leg 3, Day 8Dongfeng Race Team and MAPFRE are gybing back and forthDongfeng Race Team and MAPFRE are gybing back and forth as they zig-zag in an east-southeasterly direction, trying to stay as close as possible to the southern boundary of the race courseby Volvo Ocean Race Posted 18 Dec 05:43 AEDT François Gabart smashes round the world record François Gabart smashes round the world recordMACIF trimaran skipper establishes new single-handed timeOnly IDEC Sport succeeded in achieving a better time in the Jules Verne Trophy (40 days, 23 hours, 30 minutes and 30 seconds). The MACIF trimaran will have covered a true distance of 27,859.7 miles, with a true average over this course of 27.2 knots.by Trimaran MACIF Posted 18 Dec 01:46 AEDT Southern Spars at the Rolex Sydney Hobart Southern Spars at the Rolex Sydney HobartSouthern Spars at the Rolex Sydney HobartThe Rolex Sydney Hobart has become an icon of yacht racing worldwide. This year's edition of the Sydney Hobart Yacht Race will see 110 teams, including 31 international entries, head to the starting line on Boxing Day.by Southern Spars Posted 17 Dec 22:28 AEDT Winners are grinners at Sail Sydney Winners are grinners at Sail SydneyAmong the other winners was Jack Ferguson, who claimed the Laser 4.7 classFollowing a highly competitive Olympic Classes section, which ended on Thursday, nearly 400 intrepid sailors across 22 fleets and 15 countries pulled on their wetsuits and took to the spectacular waters of Sydney Harbour.by David Sygall Posted 17 Dec 21:20 AEDT Garbart and MACIF destroy the solo RTW record Garbart and MACIF destroy the solo RTW recordThe French solo sailor has taken over six days off the previous timeFrench solo RTW sailor, François Gabart, smashed the solo round the world sailing record by setting (yet to be ratified by the WSSC) 42 days, 16hrs, 40mins and 35secs slashing a massive six days and 10hrs off the existing record.by John Curnow Posted 17 Dec 16:50 AEDT Etchells Syd Corser Regatta Overall Etchells Syd Corser Regatta OverallBlowing dogs off chains on the final dayDue to strong winds and the forecast for the rest of the day by the Bureau of Meteorology, the remaining races of the 2017 Syd Corser Regatta were cancelled.by Jonny Fullerton Posted 17 Dec 16:18 AEDT RSHYR: Mark Hipgrave - Mister Lucky - or not? RSHYR: Mark Hipgrave - Mister Lucky - or not?A boat full of people who stand outWhen the start cannon fires on Boxing Day, Queensland entries headed south will number 11 in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia's 2017 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, but one is a little more unusual than the rest – a boat full of people who stand outby Di Pearson, RSHYR Media Posted 17 Dec 15:28 AEDT Historic draw declared in Clipper Race Historic draw declared in Clipper RaceDead heat declared for the first time in Clipper Race historyA dead heat has been declared for the first time in Clipper Race history, with both Great Britain and Nasdaq to share eighth place in Race 4: The ClipperTelemed+ Tasman Test.by Morgan Kasmarik Posted 17 Dec 14:55 AEDT RSHYR: A race of second chances RSHYR: A race of second chancesWinning Division 2 was more than Sydney skipper could have hoped forUnfortunately that ended in disappointment when Occasional Coarse Language Too retired from the Rolex Sydney Hobart on the afternoon of the start, a stiff southerly causing steering damage to his Ker GTS 43. There were other casualties that day too.by Di Pearson, RSHYR media Posted 17 Dec 13:29 AEDT EPIC wipeout footage from the Southern Ocean EPIC wipeout footage from the Southern OceanAs the Volvo Ocean Race fleet battle it out during Leg 3As the Volvo Ocean Race fleet continue the 6,500 nautical mile leg from Cape Town to Melbourne the sailors are experiencing one of the most hostile environments the ocean has to offer.by Volvo Ocean Race Posted 17 Dec 07:58 AEDT RSHYR: You can win race at both ends of the fleet RSHYR: You can win race at both ends of the fleetLine Honours isn't all that matters in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race"Line Honours is all that matters," so declared the man who will steer one of the very last boats to cross the finish line in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia's Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race this year, as he has done six times previously.by Jim Gale, RSHYR Media Posted 17 Dec 07:57 AEDT 2018-19 505 World Championships - Fremantle Western Australia 2018-19 505 World Championships - Fremantle Western AustraliaFremantle Sailing Club, Perth, Western Australia, will be hosting the 505 World Championships and the Australian OpenFremantle Sailing Club, Perth, Western Australia, will be hosting the 505 World Championships and the Australian Open, including a 505 Classic Fleet, from 29th December 2018 to the seventh of January 2019.by David & Margaret Stowell Posted 28 Nov 18:38 AEDT
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