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  2005 Sydney to Gold Coast
 
  Date 30 Jul - 4 Aug
  Description The race started in 1986 and over the years has attracted many boats and their crew, as the race travels north into the ideal winter climate and warmer waters of Queensland.

http://goldcoast.cyca.com.au/

  Location Sydney Australia
Australia
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sail-world.com -- News - 2005 Sydney to Gold Coast

Sydney Australia
Sat, 30 Jul 2005 to Thu, 4 Aug 2005



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Last yacht finishes 20th Sydney Gold Coast Race By Lisa Ratcliff, Southport , 2:16 PM Wed 3 Aug 2005
At 11.53pm last night, the final yacht to complete the 20th Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race crossed the finish line off Southport’s Main Beach on the Queensland Gold Coast. ...
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IRC winner official-last boat on way to Southport By Lisa Ratcliff, CYCA, Southport , 7:15 AM Wed 3 Aug 2005
The crew on the last boat due to finish the 20th Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race, Redline, is relaxed about taking line honours at the other end of the fleet, so relaxed, they have opened a sunset bottle of red from the cellar before dinner last night. ...
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Handicap honours for leading S.A. yacht By Sean Whittington, 4:05 PM Tue 2 Aug 2005
Leading South Australian yacht, Hardys Secret Mens Business, has taken out IRC Division A Handicap honours in the 20th Sydney Gold Coast Yacht race – something her owner Geoff Boettcher had set his heart on before starting the race. ...
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Pendragon provisional IRC Sydney Gold Coast winner By Lisa Ratcliff, CYCA, Southport, QLD , 3:42 PM Tue 2 Aug 2005
A heavy timber 34-foot boat, which was designed and built in New Zealand in 1983, but happened to be ‘stocked up with heavies and likes running and reaching’, has this morning been named the provisional IRC handicap winner of the 20th Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race. ...
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Never a Dull Moment heading north By Di Pearson, 7:26 AM Tue 2 Aug 2005
Back in race mode after a two year break, Colin and Denise Wilson were looking forward to the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Sydney Gold Coast Race - and conditions were just right to do some testing and get back into racing condition. ...
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Smaller boats dominating Sydney Gold Coast race By Lisa Ratcliff, CYCA, Southport , 6:00 AM Tue 2 Aug 2005
It was a busy night for Southport Yacht Club with 23 yachts from a fleet of 74 now finished the 20th Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race and 40 or so due before 7.00am this morning. ...
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Little boats lead Gold Coast race on handicap By Lisa Ratcliff, Southport , 7:49 PM Mon 1 Aug 2005
Andrew Cochrane’s Stewart 34 Pendragon has led the IRC fleet since this morning and is still at the top of the leader board ahead of a newcomer to the top three, Anthony Paterson’s Mumm 30 Tow Truck which has made massive gains since yesterday when they were sitting in 22nd place on handicap. ...
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Wild Oats takes line honours By Lisa Ratcliff, 2:30 PM Mon 1 Aug 2005
After a painful three mile drift to the finish of the 20th Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race the beginnings of a forecast sou ‘east change started to stir and with less than half a mile to go to the finish, line honours winner Wild Oats X was able to pop a spinnaker for the cameras. ...
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Wild Oats X set to take gun in Southport By Lisa Ratcliff, Southport, QLD , 8:57 AM Mon 1 Aug 2005
After a relatively slow night at sea, with lots of sail changes, Sydney Gold Coast leader Wild Oats X has only 20 nautical miles to sail and the crew are anticipating hearing the sweet sound of the finish signal off Southport’s Main Beach at around 9.30am this morning. ...
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Wild Oats X pushing hard to the finish By Lisa Ratcliff, Southport, Queensland , 5:33 PM Sun 31 Jul 2005
This afternoon Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race leader Wild Oats X was holding a healthy five-mile lead over nearest rival Wild Joe (Steven David) and the word from the boat is they will keep pushing as hard as they can until they've clinched line honours for the first time. ...
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One perfect long reach to the Gold Coast By Lisa Ratcliff, Southport , 3:19 PM Sun 31 Jul 2005
Andrew Cochrane’s Stewart 34 Pendragon, which finished second overall in last year’s Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race was this morning provisionally leading the fleet on IRC handicap. ...
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Canting keels revel in overnight land breeze By Lisa Ratcliff, Southport , 8:14 AM Sun 31 Jul 2005
The canting keeled Wild Oats X (Bob Oatley) and Wild Joe (Steven David) found the overnight land breeze to their liking and have put 15 miles on the third placed AAPT (Sean Langman) in the 20th Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race which began from Sydney Harbour yesterday afternoon. ...
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