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Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011 - Loki wins Tattersalls Cup

'Loki’s collision with a sun fish slowed her down yesterday. - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2011 - 60, LOKI, Sail No: AUS60000, Owner: Stephen Ainsworth, Design: Reichel Pugh 63, LOA (m): 19.3, State: NSW'    © Rolex/ Kurt Arrigo    Click Here to view large photo

Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011.

A look at the boat speeds at 0430 this morning as the 40 footers floated in Storm Bay confirms what most suspected would happen. Overnight the overall handicap chances of boats still on the water evaporated.


Stephen Ainsworth’s Reichel Pugh 63 Loki will today be declared the overall handicap winner of the 2011 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

LOKI, Stephen Ainsworth - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2011 -  © Rolex-Daniel Forster?nid=92378  

Second in Division 1 and second overall will be Michael Hiatt’s Farr 55 Living Doll and third place will go to 42 Sydney Hobart veteran Syd Fischer’s modified TP52Ragamuffin. Ragamuffin will also be the ORCi handicap overall Sydney Hobart winner.

Michael Hiatt’s Living Doll - Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011 -  © Rolex-Daniel Forster?nid=92378  

Ragamuffin - Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011 -  © Rolex- Kurt?nid=92378 Arrigo  


Overnight the only boat with a possible chance of taking the overall handicap win away from Loki was Roger Hickman’s Farr 43 Wild Rose. This is the boat, that as Wild Oats, ‘Hicko’ and two mates sailed to Sydney Hobart handicap victory in 1993.

But Wild Rose needed much more wind overnight. At 0430 this morning, she was still 17 miles north of Tasman Island, 57 nautical miles from the finish, sailing at a respectable 6.6 knots but needing to build her speed by at least 10 knots and hold it for the next four hours to take the victory.

Roger Hickman’s Wild Rose at the start of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2011 -  Howard Wright -IMAGE?nid=92378 Professional Photography ©  

And there was no breeze ahead. Just near Cape Raoull Daryl Hodgkinson's Beneteau First 45 was doing 2.6 knots.

Realistically the overall handicap battle is over, though there will be fierce battles ahead in Divisions 3 and 4 boats still on the water.

This is Stephen Ainsworth’s 12th Sydney Hobart race. His McConaghy built Reichel Pugh 63 was launched in December 2008, a little over 12 months after his 60 foot Loki was lost off the Sardinian coast.

Ainsworth built this Loki as a pure offshore racer, up to now her Hobart achievements have been modest, but she has had three excellent years otherwise with many fine results offshore and on the regatta circuit.

In the 2009 Hobart she was ninth across line, 11th in Division 1; she also finished eighth across the line and in Division 1 in 2010 Hobart.

She won the 2009 Skandia Docklands Invitational, was third in the 2009 Skandia Geelong IRC Division 1 and third in the Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta (2009).

In 2010 Loki also took Line and IRC Division 1 overall honours in the Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta, won the Audi Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race and was crowned the 2010 Audi IRC Australian Champion after winning the IRC Grand Prix Division at Audi Hamilton Island Race Week.

Loki also took Line honours, IRC overall win and set a new race record in the 2009 Audi Sydney Offshore Newcastle Yacht Race and was second across the line in 2010. She took Line Honours and the IRC 0/1 Divisional win in this race in 2011.

Loki was crowned the CYCA’s 2010-2011 Bluewater Pointscore Champion and she also finished second in Class A of the 2011 Audi IRC Australian Championship.

Her 2011 Rolex Sydney Hobart crew was A Merrington (2), C Garnett (1), D Senogles (21), D Sampson (3), G Maguire (2), J Dann (1), J Scott, M Bellingham (19), M Hughes (1), N Ellis (1) T Ryan (3), A Pratt, R Ely (9), S Nolan (5), B Sykes (3), D Davies, and W Best.

LOKI Stephen Ainsworth - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2011 -  © Rolex-Daniel Forster?nid=92378  


Standings At racetime 03:17:10 - 30 December 2011, 6:10am
  EST. ELAPSED   EST. CORR.
YACHT NAME DIV LAT LONG DTG SOG COG TIME & SPEED H'CAP TIME & SPEED

IRC Overall
1 Loki 1 Finished 02:14:20:38 10.1 1.517 03:22:34:32 6.6  
Stephen Ainsworth (12) NSW   29 Dec, 3:20am
2 Living Doll 1 Finished 02:19:46:05 9.3 1.408 03:23:25:03 6.6  
Michael Hiatt (6) VIC   29 Dec, 8:46am
3 Ragamuffin 1 Finished 03:00:04:42 8.7 1.351 04:01:22:40 6.5  
Syd Fischer (42) NSW   29 Dec, 1:04pm
4 Jazz 0 Finished 02:23:53:56 8.7 1.356 04:01:29:42 6.4  
Chris Bull (4) NSW   29 Dec, 12:53pm
5 Calm 1 Finished 02:23:42:55 8.8 1.36 04:01:31:58 6.4  
Jason Van der Slot (6) VIC   29 Dec, 12:42pm
6 Lahana 0 Finished 02:12:34:26 10.4 1.683 04:05:56:45 6.2  
Peter Millard (2) NSW   29 Dec, 1:34am
7 Scarlet Runner 1 Finished 03:03:10:44 8.4 1.363 04:06:28:08 6.1  
Robert Date (3) VIC   29 Dec, 4:10pm
8 Wild Rose 4 43° 10' S 148° 03' E 45.5 5.4 190 04:03:13:38 6.3 1.037 04:06:53:55 6.1  
R Hickman (34) NSW 5nm NE of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 4:13pm
    Time to Win 03:19:12:03 30 Dec, 8:12am
9 Investec Loyal* 0 Finished 02:06:14:18 11.6 1.911 04:07:38:58 6.1  
Anthony Bell (2) NSW   28 Dec, 7:14pm
10 Cougar II 1 Finished 03:05:37:32 8.1 1.358 04:09:24:56 6.0  
Anthony Lyall (10) TAS   29 Dec, 6:37pm
11 Whistler 4 43° 03' S 148° 13' E 55.5 7.3 216 04:03:32:13 6.3 1.062 04:09:42:30 5.9  
David Rees (14) TAS 15nm NE of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 4:32pm
12 Lunchtime Legend 4 43° 13' S 148° 04' E 43.4 4.4 180 04:01:51:39 6.4 1.081 04:09:47:15 5.9  
Robbo Robertson (10) QLD 3nm E of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 2:51pm
13 Wild Oats XI 0 Finished 02:06:17:26 11.6 1.954 04:10:05:01 5.9  
Mark Richards (9) NSW   28 Dec, 7:17pm
14 Shogun 1 Finished 03:06:27:56 8.0 1.364 04:11:01:37 5.9  
Rob Hanna (5) VIC   29 Dec, 7:27pm
15 L'ange De Milon 4 43° 03' S 148° 11' E 54.6 7.1 203 04:03:35:25 6.3 1.084 04:11:57:21 5.8  
Jacques Pelletier (1) France 14nm NE of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 4:35pm
16 Hugo Boss 0 Finished 02:16:38:38 9.7 1.673 04:12:08:57 5.8  
Alex Thomson (2) UK   29 Dec, 5:38am
17 Papillon 3 43° 06' S 148° 11' E 52.3 7.7 221 04:03:20:45 6.3 1.092 04:12:29:08 5.8  
Phil Molony (21) NSW 12nm NE of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 4:20pm
18 Ichi Ban 0 Finished 02:19:58:00 9.2 1.599 04:12:40:43 5.8  
Matt Allen (22) NSW   29 Dec, 8:58am
19 The Goat 3 43° 08' S 148° 10' E 50.3 7.0 208 04:02:22:03 6.4 1.105 04:12:41:46 5.8  
Bruce Foye (11) NSW 10nm NE of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 3:22pm
20 Dodo 3 43° 06' S 148° 07' E 50.7 6.9 200 04:02:49:15 6.4 1.1 04:12:42:11 5.8  
Adrian Dunphy (9) NSW 10nm NE of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 3:49pm
21 Ella Bache 3 43° 08' S 148° 04' E 47.8 6.4 192 04:01:40:03 6.4 1.113 04:12:42:14 5.8  
Jessica Watson NSW 7nm NE of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 2:40pm
22 TSA Management 3 43° 13' S 148° 04' E 43.4 3.7 188 04:02:12:12 6.4 1.107 04:12:42:40 5.8  
Tony Levett (6) NSW 3nm E of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 3:12pm
23 Vamp 2 Finished 03:13:48:55 7.3 1.269 04:12:53:59 5.8  
Peter Wrigley NSW   30 Dec, 2:48am
24 Two True 4 43° 17' S 148° 02' E 41.5 3.7 207 04:04:51:24 6.2 1.083 04:13:13:40 5.8  
Andrew Saies (6) SA 2nm SE of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 5:51pm
25 Carina 4 42° 34' S 148° 22' E 84.5 7.0 203 04:08:09:23 6.0 1.049 04:13:15:36 5.8  
Rives Potts USA 13nm S of Cape Sonnerat 30 Dec, 9:09pm
    Time to Win 03:18:09:27 30 Dec, 7:09am
26 Strewth 1 Finished 03:09:25:50 7.7 1.348 04:13:46:06 5.7  
Geoff Hill (14) Hong Kong   29 Dec, 10:25pm
27 Deloitte As One 3 43° 06' S 148° 01' E 49.4 4.2 179 04:02:48:45 6.4 1.113 04:13:58:42 5.7  
Chris Lewin (4) NSW 9nm N of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 3:48pm
28 Victoire 3 43° 11' S 147° 38' E 23.1 2.5 318 04:02:39:45 6.4 1.13 04:15:29:19 5.6  
Darryl Hodgkinson (1) NSW 8nm NW of Cape Raoul 30 Dec, 3:39pm
29 Dump Truck 2 43° 11' S 148° 07' E 46.3 7.3 209 04:01:29:55 6.4 1.151 04:16:13:15 5.6  
Justin Wells (4) TAS 6nm NE of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 2:29pm
30 Patrice Six 3 43° 17' S 148° 03' E 42.4 4.5 205 04:04:32:34 6.2 1.121 04:16:42:30 5.6  
Tony Kirby (27) NSW 3nm SE of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 5:32pm
31 Martela 4 42° 19' S 148° 31' E 100.5 7.8 192 04:11:41:21 5.8 1.048 04:16:51:30 5.6  
Anthony Williams (4) TAS 8nm E of Cape Sonnerat 31 Dec, 12:41am
    Time to Win 03:18:14:36 30 Dec, 7:14am
32 Brindabella 1 Finished 03:03:27:00 8.3 1.497 04:16:56:55 5.6  
Jim Cooney (1) NSW   29 Dec, 4:27pm
33 One For The Road 3 42° 53' S 148° 18' E 65.8 8.1 206 04:05:44:10 6.2 1.111 04:17:01:44 5.6  
Kym Butler (3) NSW 15nm SE of Maria Island 30 Dec, 6:44pm
34 Willyama 4 42° 36' S 148° 26' E 83.4 7.7 194 04:08:35:19 6.0 1.082 04:17:09:54 5.6  
Richard Barron (10) NSW 12nm E of Maria Island 30 Dec, 9:35pm
35 Last Tango 3 43° 16' S 148° 04' E 43.1 3.8 189 04:04:52:58 6.2 1.122 04:17:11:26 5.6  
Phillip King (14) NSW 3nm SE of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 5:52pm
36 Balance 3 43° 12' S 147° 43' E 27.3 4.8 300 04:04:21:57 6.3 1.132 04:17:36:51 5.5  
Paul Clitheroe (4) NSW 4nm NW of Cape Raoul 30 Dec, 5:21pm
37 Jazz Player 2 43° 05' S 148° 12' E 53.3 8.1 221 04:02:50:02 6.4 1.152 04:17:51:24 5.5  
Andrew Lawrence (2) VIC 13nm NE of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 3:50pm
38 Copernicus 4 42° 18' S 148° 22' E 99.7 5.4 181 04:11:11:50 5.9 1.07 04:18:42:04 5.5  
Greg Zyner (4) NSW 3nm N of Cape Sonnerat 31 Dec, 12:11am
39 Shepherd Centre 4 42° 25' S 148° 33' E 95.9 8.2 206 04:12:37:14 5.8 1.063 04:19:27:49 5.4  
Hugh Torode (3) NSW 10nm SE of Cape Sonnerat 31 Dec, 1:37am
40 Mille Sabords 3 42° 36' S 148° 17' E 81.1 5.9 204 04:09:01:04 6.0 1.101 04:19:37:28 5.4  
Stephane Howarth (1) VIC 6nm NE of Maria Island 30 Dec, 10:01pm
41 Sweethart 3 42° 41' S 148° 23' E 78.3 5.9 201 04:09:33:17 6.0 1.099 04:20:00:17 5.4  
Laurence Pidgeon (4) QLD 10nm E of Maria Island 30 Dec, 10:33pm
42 Patrice IV 3 42° 46' S 148° 28' E 76.1 8.6 212 04:09:19:51 6.0 1.108 04:20:42:24 5.4  
Shane Wiseman SA 15nm SE of Maria Island 30 Dec, 10:19pm
43 Wave Sweeper 4 42° 03' S 148° 29' E 115.5 8.3 196 04:14:52:58 5.7 1.058 04:21:18:50 5.4  
Andrey Arbuzov (1) NSW 19nm N of Cape Sonnerat 31 Dec, 3:52am
44 Nutcracker 4 42° 00' S 148° 30' E 118.5 7.7 191 04:15:55:59 5.6 1.049 04:21:25:04 5.4  
Robert Davis / David Clancy VIC 22nm N of Cape Sonnerat 31 Dec, 4:55am
    Time to Win 03:18:09:27 30 Dec, 7:09am
45 Kiss Goodbye to MS 2 42° 51' S 148° 25' E 70.5 8.3 216 04:07:44:48 6.1 1.145 04:22:47:24 5.3  
Tony Warren (3) VIC 16nm SE of Maria Island 30 Dec, 8:44pm
46 Outrageous Fortune 3 42° 29' S 148° 21' E 88.7 6.5 204 04:10:05:14 5.9 1.121 04:22:55:26 5.3  
Quintin Fowler New Zealand 8nm S of Cape Sonnerat 30 Dec, 11:05pm
47 St Jude 2 43° 16' S 148° 01' E 40.9 2.6 244 04:05:18:05 6.2 1.179 04:23:26:04 5.3  
Noel Cornish (4) NSW 2nm S of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 6:18pm
48 Bacardi 4 42° 01' S 148° 37' E 118.7 7.8 190 04:19:13:41 5.5 1.042 05:00:04:03 5.2  
Martin Power (9) VIC 23nm NE of Cape Sonnerat 31 Dec, 8:13am
    Time to Win 03:18:45:47 30 Dec, 7:45am
49 Icefire 2 43° 00' S 148° 11' E 57.4 6.8 205 04:04:16:20 6.3 1.202 05:00:31:38 5.2  
Peter Tucker NSW 17nm NE of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 5:16pm
50 AFR Midnight Rambler 2 43° 14' S 147° 41' E 26.6 3.6 302 04:04:52:59 6.2 1.196 05:00:39:22 5.2  
Ed Psaltis (30) NSW 5nm W of Cape Raoul 30 Dec, 5:52pm
51 Knee Deep 2 43° 06' S 147° 32' E 17.2 4.2 9 03:23:14:48 6.6 1.271 05:01:03:31 5.2  
Philip Childs (4) WA 6nm SE of Iron Pot 30 Dec, 12:14pm
52 Minerva 2 43° 18' S 147° 56' E 38.5 3.0 225 04:08:06:34 6.0 1.173 05:02:07:13 5.1  
Edward Cox (1) NSW 5nm SW of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 9:06pm
53 Optimus Prime 2 43° 09' S 147° 37' E 21.1 3.4 311 04:01:57:28 6.4 1.247 05:02:09:12 5.1 Deduced Reckoning
Trevor Taylor (3) WA 10nm SE of Iron Pot 30 Dec, 2:57pm
54 Chancellor 4 42° 00' S 148° 29' E 118.5 7.7 194 04:19:39:15 5.4 1.073 05:04:05:49 5.1  
Ted Tooher (6) NSW 22nm N of Cape Sonnerat 31 Dec, 8:39am
55 Chutzpah 2 43° 16' S 147° 51' E 33.8 1.3 274 04:08:07:11 6.0 1.204 05:05:21:37 5.0  
Bruce Taylor (30) VIC 3nm SE of Cape Raoul 30 Dec, 9:07pm
56 Maluka Of Kermandie 4 41° 00' S 149° 44' E 195.5 2.1 228 05:21:48:27 4.4 0.899 05:07:29:06 4.9  
Peter Langman NSW 63nm E of Eddystone Pt 1 Jan, 10:48am
    Time to Win 04:09:12:01 30 Dec, 10:12pm
57 Cadibarra 8 2 43° 19' S 147° 58' E 39.8 3.6 220 04:10:28:49 5.9 1.214 05:09:16:01 4.9  
Paul Roberts (8) VIC 5nm S of Tasman Island 30 Dec, 11:28pm
58 Not Negotiable 4 41° 05' S 149° 16' E 181.4 4.5 170 06:00:47:23 4.3 0.92 05:13:12:24 4.7  
John Rayner TAS 42nm E of Eddystone Pt 1 Jan, 1:47pm
    Time to Win 04:06:47:57 30 Dec, 7:47pm
59 Ocean Affinity 2 43° 18' S 147° 54' E 36.5 2.9 241 04:11:16:01 5.9 1.25 05:14:05:01 4.7  
Stewart Lewis (6) QLD 5nm SE of Cape Raoul 31 Dec, 12:16am
60 Natelle Two 4 41° 12' S 148° 45' E 167.1 7.2 220 05:11:42:20 4.8 1.027 05:15:15:42 4.6  
Laura Roper TAS 19nm E of St Helens Point 1 Jan, 12:42am
    Time to Win 03:20:05:19 30 Dec, 9:05am
61 Aurora 4 41° 37' S 149° 11' E 151.3 6.3 213 05:10:34:51 4.8 1.045 05:16:27:25 4.6  
Jim Holley (23) NSW 42nm SE of St Helens Point 31 Dec, 11:34pm
    Time to Win 03:18:30:09 30 Dec, 7:30am
62 Mondo 3 42° 05' S 148° 44' E 117.2     06:15:15:38 3.9 1.109 07:08:37:12 3.6 Deduced Reckoning
Ray Sweeney (2) QLD 23nm NE of Cape Sonnerat 2 Jan, 4:15am
  Accenture Yeah Baby* 2 Retired - at Port            
Marc Ryckmans (5) NSW    
  Alacrity* 3 Retired - at Port            
Chris Percy QLD    
  Alchemy III* 3 Retired - at Port            
Jarrod Ritchie (1) TAS    
  Celestial* 2 Retired - at Port            
Sam Haynes (1) NSW    
  ColorTile* 2 Retired - at Port            
Warren Buchan (1) NSW    
  Duende* 1 Retired - at Port            
Damien Parkes (24) NSW    
  Ffreefire 52* 1 Retired - at Port            
Anthony Day Hong Kong    
  Illusion* 4 Retired - at Port            
Christopher Bowling (17) NSW    
  Pretty Fly III* 0 Retired - at Port            
Colin Woods (5) NSW    
  Wild Thing* 0 Retired - at Port            
Grant Wharington (23) QLD    

Notes


Investec Loyal - protest by Race Committee against Investec Loyal for a breach of RRS 41 dismissed.
Accenture Yeah Baby - retired - gear failure - at Sydney
Alacrity - Retired - Rig damage - at Eden
Alchemy III - Retired - Rig damage - at Eden
Celestial - Retired: Broken Gooseneck - at Sydney
ColorTile - Retired - Rig damage - Heading Eden
Duende - Retired - Engine problems - Heading Sydney
Ffreefire 52 - Retired - Mainsail track damage - Heading Sydney
Illusion - Retired - Hull damage - heading Sydney
Pretty Fly III - Retired - at Eden
Wild Thing - Retired - sail damage - heading Sydney
 




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2015 International 14 World Championship - Four-time World Champion, Britain’s Archie Massey, expects racing in the titles at Geelong, Australia, will be tight. ... [more]  

The 2014 WWA Wake Park World Series (WPWS) officially ended this past weekend at one of the most fun and progressive cable parks on the globe; Thai Wake Park (TWP) in Bangkok, Thailand. With tons of advanced new features in the lake, top Wakeboarders from all over the world tightened up their boots and hit the water for what would be a groundbreaking finish to a historical WPWS season. ... [more]  

The most significant sailing performances of the year are being heralded by US Sailing with the announcement of the ten men and seven women who have been shortlisted for the 2014 Rolex Yachtsman and Yachtswoman of the Year awards. ... [more]  

A successful medal haul for the Australian Sailing Team (AST) at the ISAF Sailing World Cup in Melbourne with five gold, five silver and three bronze in the Olympic class program, plus two gold and one bronze in the Paralympic fleet. Hear what the sailors had to say about their performance, along with some great video footage of the week's racing on Port Phillip. ... [more]  

Bart’s Bash, the global sailing race that took place in 60 countries around the world, on September 21st, 2014 raised an incredible £366,391.95 for the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation. The race was held in memory of Andrew 'Bart' Simpson, the Olympic gold medal sailor who died in May 2013. ... [more]  

RORC Transatlantic: As with every yacht participating in the race, staff from Camper & Nicholsons Port Louis Marina greeted the French team on arrival with warm congratulations, a cold beer and a welcome basket from the Grenadian Tourism Association on behalf of the people of Grenada. The crew of five looked tired after nearly 17 days at sea, but owner, Frank Lang was full of praise for his crew. ... [more]  

2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Perpetual Loyal is no stranger to the Rolex Sydney Hobart. Winning line honours in 2011, they have continued to be a contender, especially in heavier breezes. ... [more]  

In a lot of ways, it was kind of befitting that the best conditions of the last day of the Sailing World Cup – Melbourne, were saved for the Women’s Laser Radial Medal Race. Apart from highlighting them in glorious sunshine, like Huey’s own spotlights, it also brought into frame that were only two girls 470 crews in attendance for the regatta. ... [more]  

The website for the 2015 Finn Gold Cup in Takapuna, New Zealand, has been launched. The Finn class is eagerly anticipating a return to Takapuna Boating Club for what will be only the second Finn World Championship to be held in New Zealand. It will have been 35 years since Cam Lewis (USA) beat John Bertrand (USA) in a thrilling final race showdown in 1980, to take the Gold Cup. ... [more]  

Great signed Limited Edition sailing books by Bob Fisher for Christmas
Clipper Race - Sir Robin Knox-Johnston to mentor young South African
IFDS Worlds 2014 New Video Memories - Halifax is just a click away!
McDougall + McConaghy Moth Worlds 2015 - Must see, seriously fun event
Volvo Ocean Race: Chris Nicholson Interview - Part 2 - On the Rocks *Feature
Successful St. Maarten Regatta Beach Clean-Up at Kim Sha Beach
US Sailing releases Rio 2016 Olympic Trials System
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Oldies return
Volvo Ocean Race sets up independent inquiry into Vestas Wind disaster
Volvo Ocean Race: Team Brunel: sweet victory
RORC Transatlantic Race - Apollo 7 touch down
2014 OK Dinghy Worlds Preview one - Last but not least
Melges 24 Christmas Sprint Series - Christmas comes early for Red Mist
Extreme Sailing Series 2014 Act 8 - Superb podium finish for Realteam
Volvo Ocean Race: Chris Nicholson on the Team Vestas Wind disaster - 1 *Feature
USA 4 Windsurfing campaign
Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - One last modification to Wild Oats XI
Sydney-Hobart: Wacky Races 2 - Frosty, Hoonigan and Wilbo *Feature
RORC Transatlantic Race 2014 - Big adventure comes to an end
ISAF World Sailing Rankings – 15 December 2014
Comanche; Supermaxi Showdown VIDEO   
Miami Star Winter Series - Commodores Cup Final day   
2014/15 Audi Melges 20 Miami Winter Series - Jason Michas wins   
2014 RORC Transatlantic Race - Yacana crosses finish line   
2014 Extreme Sailing Series - Act 8 - Swiss team Alinghi wins   
Extreme Sailing Series: Images from Act 8 + Series' Highlights video   
Volvo Ocean Race: Dongfeng Race Team - Leg Two review   
Extreme Sailing Series: Alinghi crowned 2014 and Sydney champions   
Extreme Sailing Series -Sydney Land Rover recognises talent   
ISAF Sailing World Cup Melbourne - Medal Race Images   
Extreme Sailing Series: Alinghi dons ESS Crown, Oman Air wins award   
18ft Skiffs: Rooklyn scores win in Syd. Barnett Jr. Memorial Trophy   
ISAF Sailing World Cup: Fan cranks up for final Melbourne day + Videos   
Miami Star Winter Series - Commodores Cup Day 1   
Extreme Sailing Series: Delayed coverage - Day 4 +Audio *Feature   
Volvo Ocean Race - Dongfeng score another excellent result   
Audi Melges 20 Miami Winter Series - Fleet rumbles in Miami   
Extreme Sailing Series - The Wave, Muscat see championship bid slip   
2014 RORC Transatlantic Race - From acorns grow oaks   
Volvo Ocean Race - Team Brunel (NED) wins Leg 2   


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