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'RS End of Season Championships 2012'    Alex Irwin
Datchet Water Sailing Club hosted the first ever RS End of Season Championships on November 10/11 with Crewsaver as event sponsors. This was the first time that the RS Feva class was involved in an event with all the other adult RS fleets. It proved an excellent showcase as the Feva youngsters were able to see the whole 'RS stable', with 153 boats from across the ‘RS family’ joining in. 51 Feva’s were joined on a trapezoid course by 35 RS 200’s ; whilst RS 100/300/400/500/600/700/800’s raced on a second trapezoid course.

Saturday began with the most detailed of briefings from PRO Barry Peters, who was soon to become the voice of the club. And what a club, Barry introduced us to the views of Windsor Castle, the 1.8 mile lake with 87ft of water depth and it’s ancestral history as a dodgy night club called Queens, where the bouncer was the inspiration for Vinnie Jones’ character in Lock Stock and 2 smoking Barrels. Not your usual briefing by a long chalk.

Course Race Officer, Dave Hazard had the RS100/300/500/600/700 on the first start on an outer loop. The racing was well organised with interesting beats and tactical runs. There was never a 'one way track' round the course, with the shifts providing plenty to think about on the Saturday. With a joint start for 100s, 300s, 500s, 600 and 700 there were added challenges. The 800’s were second start on an inner loop, but the very light breezes meant that the front 400's glided past many of the 8's.

Andy Bull was CRO for the RS200 and Feva course. Conditions were made extremely challenging as the committee boat was restricted to a 'fixed' mooring which resulted in lack of space whenever the wind swung right. The team managed to 'tweak' the course for the second race and the 200's were sent off whilst the Feva's were still plodding around the long course. The light conditions proved very difficult for the Feva back markers but the CRO took the opportunity to finish some at the top or bottom of the inner loop.

RS End of Season Championships 2012 -  Alex Irwin  
The 200's got three races in, but the Feva's only two on the Saturday, one of which was a marathon lasting over an hour.

The CRO’s did well to get the races done and dusted before the beautiful sun set. The conditions were described interestingly by one of the RS400 sailors 'idyllic conditions of beautiful crimson sunset behind the oldest castle in the world mixed in with a gentle breeze of 4-5 knots and the dulcet tones of the safety Rib and British Airways finest Ladies of the sky every 45 seconds.'

The Crewsaver RS End of Season Party was great fun, excellent value, good food and well supported with entertainment of steel drums and guitar before the main band.

On Sunday a thick frost and thin fog covered the area. The campers looked cold but the club provided a great breakfast. At 10 am ‘on the dot’, the starts got away in bright sunshine and a less shifty five knots, which built to eight knots at times.

All fleets observed a one minute silence as a sign of respect for Remembrance Day, with finishing hoots and whistles, plus starting sequences resuming at 11.05.

The Feva winner was decided on the final race with close racing over both days but it was Robbie and Alex King whose consistency paid off to give them a one point lead. Same again for the 200 fleet with Andy Shaw and Pippa Horne taking the title by one point. In the 8’s it was Roger Phillips and Will Crocker winning by two points whilst Nick Craig and Toby Lewis ‘cleaned up’ with six wins in the 400 fleet.

The multi fleet start saw Giles Peckham win the 100’s; Harry McVicar managed a ‘clean sweep’ to win the 300’s; Peter and James Curtis win the 500’s ( again with a string of firsts ); whilst Seb Hansell and Alex Young were the only 6’s and 7’s.

The sun shone all day long and with three races for all, the sailors returned to shore pretty happy with November racing.

Results are final as of 15:06 on November 11, 2012

Feva Fleet

Sailed: 5, Discards: 1, To count: 4, Entries: 53, Scoring system: Appendix A

Rank

Fleet

Sail No

Club

Helm Name

Crew Name

Rating

R1

R2

R3

R4

R5

R6

Total

Nett

1st

Feva

4734

Warsash

RobbieKing

AlexKing

 

(10.0)

3.0

5.0

2.0

2.0

 

22.0

12.0

2nd

Feva

6

Hollowell

ArranHolman

JoshHaynes

 

3.0

7.0

2.0

1.0

(19.0)

 

32.0

13.0

3rd

Feva

3357

HISC

TomDarling

WillDolin

 

1.0

2.0

(15.0)

13.0

1.0

 

32.0

17.0

4th

Feva

4332

HISC

ElliottWells

JakeTodd

 

(15.0)

1.0

1.0

11.0

6.0

 

34.0

19.0

5th

Feva

4924

Lymington Town SC

SamuelGrade

KatiePrescott

 

(14.0)

6.0

7.0

3.0

5.0

 

35.0

21.0

5th

Feva

3424

Docklands SWC

CourtneyBilbrough

OrlaMitchell

 

9.0

5.0

3.0

4.0

(11.0)

 

32.0

21.0

7th

Feva

1883

Ogston Sailing Club

HarveyMartin

WillWard

 

2.0

9.0

10.0

5.0

(15.0)

 

41.0

26.0

8th

Feva

4883

HISC

JamieSmith

PiersNicholls

 

7.0

(13.0)

11.0

6.0

4.0

 

41.0

28.0

9th

Feva

4103

Wembley SC

SamLythoge

JamesScott

 

6.0

12.0

13.0

(24.0)

3.0

 

58.0

34.0

10th

Feva

5028

Alton Water Sports Centre

WillTaylor

MattTaylor

 

4.0

(18.0)

12.0

12.0

10.0

 

56.0

38.0

 

RS 200 Fleet

Sailed: 6, Discards: 1, To count: 5, Entries: 38, Scoring system: Appendix A

Rank

Fleet

Sail No

Club

Helm Name

Crew Name

Rating

R1

R2

R3

R4

R5

R6

Total

Nett

1st

RS 200

854

 

Andy Shaw

Pippa Horne

 

1.0

1.0

1.0

4.0

(9.0)

6.0

22.0

13.0

1st

RS 200

1481

Highcliffe SC

James Rusden

Will Rusden

 

5.0

(7.0)

4.0

2.0

1.0

1.0

20.0

13.0

3rd

RS 200

1520

 

Robert Gullen

Rosie Sibthorp

 

2.0

(22.0)

8.0

3.0

3.0

2.0

40.0

18.0

4th

RS 200

1350

Hayling Island SC

Ben Palmer

Kate Gibbs

 

9.0

6.0

6.0

(11.0)

6.0

5.0

43.0

32.0

5th

RS 200

1317

Arun YC

Jack Holden

Alice Courage

 

(21.0)

2.0

5.0

6.0

11.0

9.0

54.0

33.0

6th

RS 200

681

Papercourt SC

Philip White

Robert White

 

13.0

8.0

2.0

(20.0)

10.0

3.0

56.0

36.0

7th

RS 200

1239

Littleton SC

Daniel Goodman

Debbie Robertshaw

 

4.0

9.0

11.0

7.0

8.0

(21.0)

60.0

39.0

8th

RS 200

1510

Bristol Corinthian YC

Claire Walsh

Darren McNamara

 

6.0

(31.0)

9.0

5.0

7.0

13.0

71.0

40.0

9th

RS 200

1422

Grafham Water SC

David Jessop

Caroline Martin

 

11.0

4.0

7.0

(18.0)

5.0

17.0

62.0

44.0

10th

RS 200

1228

 

Joe Adams

Emma Lucas

 

10.0

10.0

14.0

8.0

(17.0)

10.0

69.0

52.0

10th

RS 200

1460

Burghfield SC

Chris Martin

Katherine Martin

 

8.0

3.0

12.0

(22.0)

22.0

7.0

74.0

52.0

 

RS 300 Fleet

Sailed: 6, Discards: 1, To count: 5, Entries: 7, Scoring system: Appendix A

Rank

Fleet

Sail No

Club

Helm Name

Crew Name

Rating

R1

R2

R3

R4

R5

R6

Total

Nett

1st

RS 300

523

Aldenham SC

Harry McVicar

 

 

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

(1.5)

6.5

5.0

2nd

RS 300

454

 

Duncan Jenkins

 

 

2.0

(3.0)

3.0

2.0

2.0

1.5

13.5

10.5

3rd

RS 300

500

Aldenham SC

Pete Ellis

 

 

3.0

2.0

5.0

(8.0 DNC)

8.0 DNC

8.0 DNC

34.0

26.0

4th

RS 300

509

 

James Carnague

 

 

4.0

5.0

2.0

(8.0 DNC)

8.0 DNC

8.0 DNC

35.0

27.0

5th

RS 300

386

Aldenham SC

John Moore

 

 

6.0

4.0

4.0

(8.0 DNC)

8.0 DNC

8.0 DNC

38.0

30.0

6th

RS 300

374

 

Dan Skinner

 

 

5.0

7.0

6.0

(8.0 DNC)

8.0 DNC

8.0 DNC

42.0

34.0

7th

RS 300

530

Aldenham SC

Marcus Flint

 

 

7.0

6.0

7.0

(8.0 DNC)

8.0 DNC

8.0 DNC

44.0

36.0

 

RS 400 Fleet

Sailed: 6, Discards: 1, To count: 5, Entries: 19, Scoring system: Appendix A

Rank

Fleet

Sail No

Club

Helm Name

Crew Name

Rating

R1

R2

R3

R4

R5

R6

Total

Nett

1st

RS 400

1383

Frensham Pond SC

Nick Craig

Tobytastic Lewis

 

(1.0)

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

6.0

5.0

2nd

RS 400

1275

Snettisham Beach SC

Jasper Barnham

Slim Sexton

 

3.0

(6.0)

3.0

2.0

3.0

2.0

19.0

13.0

3rd

RS 400

1344

Queen Mary Sailing Club

James George

Izzy Mitchall

 

6.0

2.0

5.0

(7.0)

2.0

4.0

26.0

19.0

3rd

RS 400

1379

 

Caroline Whitehouse

Elaine Jones

 

2.0

(7.0)

2.0

5.0

5.0

5.0

26.0

19.0

5th

RS 400

1236

Wilsonian SC

Mark Heather

Dan Martin

 

4.0

(13.0)

4.0

3.0

4.0

6.0

34.0

21.0

6th

RS 400

1231

Burghfield SC

Nick Martin

Rob Martin

 

7.0

3.0

(10.0)

4.0

9.0

3.0

36.0

26.0

7th

RS 400

1021

 

Roger Bennett

Lesley Sarjanston?

 

5.0

(9.0)

6.0

6.0

7.0

7.0

40.0

31.0

8th

RS 400

854

Weston SC

David Rickard

Chris Brown

 

9.0

(10.0)

8.0

9.0

10.0

10.0

56.0

46.0

8th

RS 400

965

 

Peter Bennett

Liss Bennett

 

11.0

12.0

9.0

8.0

6.0

(20.0 DNC)

66.0

46.0

10th

RS 400

1051

Netley SC

Matt Sheahan

Ellie Sheahan

 

(16.0)

15.0

13.0

11.0

8.0

9.0

72.0

56.0

11th

RS 400

1390

Datchet Water SC

Andy Hatch

Dan Hawkins

 

13.0

5.0

7.0

(20.0 DNC)

20.0 DNC

20.0 DNC

85.0

65.0

11th

RS 400

1406

Royal North of Ireland YC

Dave Cheyne

Stevie Kane

 

12.0

14.0

(20.0 DNC)

20.0 DNC

11.0

8.0

85.0

65.0

13th

RS 400

845

 

Douglas Clow

Ian Hamilton

 

14.0

16.0

14.0

10.0

12.0

(20.0 DNC)

86.0

66.0

14th

RS 400

1101

 

Simon Baker

Liam Horgan

 

17.0

(18.0)

12.0

13.0

14.0

12.0

86.0

68.0

14th

RS 400

799

Silverwing SC

Mike Webb

Alex Nokes

 

(20.0 DNC)

17.0

15.0

12.0

13.0

11.0

88.0

68.0

16th

RS 400

1263

 

Matt Bailey

Chris Bailey

 

10.0

4.0

(20.0 DNC)

20.0 DNC

20.0 DNC

20.0 DNC

94.0

74.0

16th

RS 400

1403

Burghfield SC

Andy Rodwell

Chris Carrington-Smith

 

15.0

8.0

11.0

(20.0 DNC)

20.0 DNC

20.0 DNC

94.0

74.0

18th

RS 400

1078

 

Peter Jackson

Tom Noakes

 

8.0

11.0

(20.0 DNC)

20.0 DNC

20.0 DNC

20.0 DNC

99.0

79.0

19th

RS 400

1406

Queen Mary SC

James George

Izzi Mitchell

 

(20.0 DNC)

20.0 DNC

20.0 DNC

20.0 DNC

20.0

     

 

RS 100 Fleet

Sailed: 6, Discards: 1, To count: 5, Entries: 11, Scoring system: Appendix A

Rank

Fleet

Sail No

Club

Helm Name

Crew Name

Rating

R1

R2

R3

R4

R5

R6

Total

Nett

1st

RS 100

359

Gurnard SC

Giles Peckham

 

 

1.0

1.0

1.0

1.0

(3.0)

3.0

10.0

7.0

2nd

RS 100

388

 

Colin Smith

 

 

2.0

2.0

2.0

(3.0)

2.0

1.0

12.0

9.0

3rd

RS 100

134

Gurnard SC

Mark Harrison

 

 

(3.0)

3.0

3.0

2.0

1.0

2.0

14.0

11.0

4th

RS 100

135

Gurnard SC

Jane Peckham

 

 

4.0

4.0

4.0

(5.0)

4.0

5.0

26.0

21.0

5th

RS 100

221

Datchet Water SC

Martin Wilson

 

 

6.0

(7.0)

5.0

7.0

6.0

7.0

38.0

31.0

6th

RS 100

206

Datchet Water SC

Mike Beckett

 

 

7.0

5.5

7.0

8.0

7.0

(12.0 DNC)

46.5

34.5

6th

RS 100

250

Datchet Water SC

John Kewley

 

 

(9.0)

5.5

6.0

9.0

8.0

6.0

43.5

34.5

8th

RS 100

302

 

Nick Barnett

 

 

8.0

(12.0 DNC)

12.0 DNC

6.0

5.0

4.0

47.0

35.0

9th

RS 100

228

Gurnard SC

Tim Le Mare

 

 

5.0

8.0

(12.0 DNC)

4.0

12.0 DNC

12.0 DNC

53.0

41.0

10th

RS 100

357

 

Troy Kristenson

 

 

(12.0 DNC)

12.0 DNC

12.0 DNC

12.0 DNC

12.0 DNC

12.0 DNC

72.0

60.0

10th

RS 100

1111

Hayling Island SC

Debbie Darling

 

 

(12.0 DNC)

12.0 DNC

12.0 DNC

12.0 DNC

12.0 DNC

12.0 DNC

72.0

60.0

RS 600 Fleet

Sailed: 2, Discards: 0, To count: 2, Entries: 1, Scoring system: Appendix A

Rank

Fleet

Sail No

Club

Helm Name

Crew Name

Rating

R1

R2

R3

R4

R5

R6

Total

Nett

1st

RS 600

703

Downs SC

Seb Hansell

 

 

 

 

 

1.0

 

1.0

2.0

2.0

RS 700 Fleet

Sailed: 3, Discards: 0, To count: 3, Entries: 2, Scoring system: Appendix A

Rank

Fleet

Sail No

Club

Helm Name

Crew Name

Rating

R1

R2

R3

R4

R5

R6

Total

Nett

1st

RS 700

776

 

Alex Young

 

 

1.0

1.0

1.0

 

 

 

3.0

3.0

2nd

RS 700

949

Queen Mary SC

Matt Conner

 

 

3.0 DNC

3.0 DNC

3.0 DNC

 

 

 

9.0

9.0

 

RS 800 Fleet

Sailed: 6, Discards: 1, To count: 5, Entries: 27, Scoring system: Appendix A

Rank

Fleet

Sail No

Club

Helm Name

Crew Name

Rating

R1

R2

R3

R4

R5

R6

Total

Nett

1st

RS 800

1089

Emberton Park SC

Roger Phillips

Will Crocker

 

3.0

3.0

1.0

3.0

1.0

(4.0)

15.0

11.0

2nd

RS 800

1180

Bristol Corinthian YC

Tom Halhead

Stu Jagger

 

(5.0)

5.0

2.0

1.0

3.0

2.0

18.0

13.0

3rd

RS 800

1187

RYA

David Hivey

Sarah Martin

 

7.0

7.0

4.0

2.0

(14.0)

1.0

35.0

21.0

4th

RS 800

1144

 

Nicholas Charles

Christian Humphrey

 

6.0

(11.0)

6.0

4.0

7.0

3.0

37.0

26.0

5th

RS 800

1189

Castle Cove SC

Hugh Shone

Hannah Tattersall

 

(14.0)

6.0

3.0

5.0

12.0

5.0

45.0

31.0

5th

RS 800

1129

Royal Lymington YC

Luke McEwen

Emma McEwen

 

10.0

1.0

(11.0)

10.0

4.0

6.0

42.0

31.0

7th

RS 800

1133

Burghfield SC

Justin Deal

Emma Deal

 

1.0

4.0

14.0

11.0

2.0

(15.0)

47.0

32.0

8th

RS 800

1203

Grafham Water SC

Tim Saxton

Claire Lasko

 

4.0

(21.0)

10.0

8.0

6.0

8.0

57.0

36.0

9th

RS 800

1010

Cardiff Bay YC

John Warburton

James Clapham

 

9.0

9.0

9.0

6.0

11.0

(12.0)

56.0

44.0

10th

RS 800

1121

Beaver SC

Oliver Scrimshaw

James Penty

 

16.0

(20.0)

7.0

16.0

8.5

9.0

76.5

56.5


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2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Wild Oats XI is still leading the 2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart, some 38-nm from Hobart, and hoping to close in on a record eighth line honours win. ... [more]  

2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - The crew on the American super maxi Comanche have not thrown in the towel. They do not believe the race for line honours in the Rolex Sydney Hobart is over despite Wild Oats XI’s commanding lead. ... [more]  

2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Bob Oatley’s 10 year-old super maxi Wild Oats XI is racing towards an historic eighth line honours victory in the Rolex Sydney Hobart this morning. ... [more]  

Rolex Sydney Hobart: Wild Oats rounds Tasman Island by Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz
Seven time race winner, Wild Oats XI (Oatley family) looks set to take her eighth win, after rounding Tasman Island just before noon, local time. The supermaxi rounded the landmark with a ten mile lead over the US supermaxi Comanche and has about 35nm to sail in a direct line to the finish line off Hobart. ... [more]  

With the front runners in the Rolex Sydney Hobart expected to sneak through in light to moderate tail winds, the weather prognosis for the remainder of the fleet is, well, interesting. The simple analysis is that fresh northerly winds will give the fleet a fast ride on Sunday and during the daylight hours of Monday. ... [more]  

Wild Oats XI (Oatley family) is expected to cross the finish line, around 4pm on Sunday and take her eighth line honours win. The race leaders are making good time down the coast of Tasmania, and at daybreak had approximately 100nm to sail. ... [more]  

Sydney to Hobart - Another 40 foot white-wash? by Rob Kothe and the Sail-World team
With the Supermaxi battle probably all over in this 70th Rolex Sydney to Hobart race, unless Wild Oats XI drops her rig in the next five hours, she is set to take her eighth line honours victory so at last the attention will shift to the real race, the battle for handicap honours. ... [more]  

Rolex Sydney Hobart: Your Turn, Then My Turn, Then Your Turn! *Feature by Crosbie Lorimer, Hobart, Tasmania
With the front runners over halfway to Hobart, this year’s race is turning out to be quite a page turner already; and that’s just the big boats. So let’s start with them. Wind back to the start, first honours to Comanche in the shoot out to the first mark. To be fair it was akin to pitting a brand new Bugatti Veyron against some classy and quick Ferraris and Porsches. The result in those ... [more]  

There is absolutely no way anyone can predict these before the vast majority of the still 109 vessels racing actually get home to Hobart Town. One can, however, talk about the very things that do go into making these results that so many chase and to do so, we have to work through a myriad of vessel designs, ages and types. ... [more]  

Rolex Sydney Hobart 2014; Handicap Honours Predictions VIDEO *Feature by Dale Lorimer, Hobart, Tasmania
Given the weather models for the race, Crosbie Lorimer did the rounds of the CYCA dock just prior to the start of the race to find out who the various skippers, navigators and tacticians believed might take out the overall Handicap win on IRC. Here are some of their predictions, how they are panning out for some and an update on the position at the front of the fleet. ... [more]  

Sydney Hobart 2014: A ridge too far for Comanche by Bruce Montgomery, RSHYR Media
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - That’s the conclusion that one might well draw from the huge difference in the performance of the Hamilton Island super maxi Wild Oats XI and her main challenger, the US boat Comanche. ... [more]  

Photographer Daniel Forster was in the air again for the Sydney Hobart 2014, and provided this gallery of images. ... [more]  

2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - The chase for line honours at the 2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is intensifying with the leading boats approaching the halfway mark of the 628-nm race. ... [more]  

By Grand Prix ocean racing standards she’s an old girl, and there’s no denying she’s had a few makeovers during the past decade, but Bob Oatley’s 30-metre long supermaxi, Wild Oats XI, was leaving no doubt today that when it came to speed she’s still got great legs. ... [more]  

2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - After 24 hours the Hamilton Island supermaxi Wild Oats XI has taken the lead for the first time in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, the 70th sailing of the event. ... [more]  

Photographer Howard Wright was on the water at the start of the 2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, and provided this gallery of images. ... [more]  

Looking back it is not so long ago that sailors making long trips had to make the key choice between light weight and taste. But now, thankfully, technology and demand means that there is more and better choice in freeze dried foods. But the lack of fresh food and the limited choice of diet does mean eating remains a chore, part of the daily routine during the three months ... [more]  

2015 Fireball World Championship - The event offers two weeks of unrivalled sailing in the beautiful waters of North Wales. Situated on the Llyn peninsular, just 10 miles from the Snowdonia National Park, racing will take place in Cardigan Bay within easy reach of the sandy beach from where the fleet will launch. ... [more]  

Rolex Sydney Hobart: Supermaxi Race Start VIDEO *Feature
Rolex Sydney Hobart: Perpetual Loyal forced to retire with hull damage *Feature
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart: Clouds backs the small boats for overall win
Rolex Sydney to Hobart: Replay video coverage on Sail-World *Feature
Sydney Hobart - Comanche leads but Oats XI keeps the rubber band on
Will Comanche take a scalp?
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2014- Southerly takes its toll
Rolex Sydney Hobart: Comanche leads in softening morning breeze *Feature
Rolex Sydney Hobart - Comanche take a gun to the knife fight + Video
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2014 - Supermaxi contest + Video
Rolex Sydney Hobart: Images from the flying start on Sydney harbour
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2014: Start photos by Andrea Francolini
Sydney Hobart 2014 The Cutting edge Formula 1 yacht still leads
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2014 – Grand dame heads back to Sydney
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Day 1 start images by Carlo Borlenghi
Rolex Sydney Hobart: Race Start Images by Crosbie Lorimer *Feature
Clipper Ventures 10 starts Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Another year another record
Rolex Sydney Hobart 2014 – Comanche on the warpath
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart - Spithill to grind on Comanche
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Spinnaker start forecast   
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Wild Oats XI ready to go   
Adventures of a Sailor Girl: Hobart coverage - December 26 - Live   
Rolex Sydney Hobart - The Peyron Perspective -Old People On New Boats *Feature   
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart - Spithill to grind on Comanche   
Rolex Sydney Hobart; Wild Oats XI trials Goose for Christmas   
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2014 - The Weather Gate *Feature   
For Christmas a Shiny new Sail-World.com *Feature   
Sydney-Hobart: Wacky Races 3 – Gravel and Red Max versus VMG *Feature   
Yankees at the Gate - A pre Sydney-Hobart conversation with Ken Read *Feature   
Rolex Sydney Hobart: Line Honours Skippers Press Conference - Video   
Barcelona World Race 2014-15 -A different Christmas   
Volvo Ocean Race: Team Vestas Wind recovery video *Feature   
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2014 - Another great journey south   
Sydney Hobart - Ragamuffin's David Witt explains deck failure + Video   
Wild Oats XI - Damage drama in lead-up to Sydney Hobart Race   
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race images by Photographer Carlo Borlenghi   
Five faces behind the 100ft super maxis by Andrea Francolini   
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Everyone's in with a chance   
Comanche Designers talk before Sydney Hobart   


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