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2015 Three Peaks Race has been cancelled By Terry Travers, Tasmania , 1:51 PM Sun 21 Dec 2014 GMT
In a dismal day for adventure style racing The Australian Three Peaks Race committee of the Mersey Yacht Club inc. announced that the 2015 Three Peaks Race has been cancelled and the organisation will go into recess. ... [more]


2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Salt water therapy By Jim Gale RSHYR media, , 7:03 AM Sun 21 Dec 2014 GMT
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Warwick Sherman never really wanted to do the Rolex Sydney Hobart, he’d done plenty of ocean racing, but bashing his way across Bass Strait to get to Tasmania just didn't grab him. Perversely, all that changed when he was diagnosed with cancer. ... [more]


Belcher and Ryan win Copa Brasil de Vela to top off a successful 2014 By Cora Zillich, , 3:31 AM Sun 21 Dec 2014 GMT
World Champions Mat Belcher (QLD) and Will Ryan (QLD) have won the Men’s 470 at the 'Copa Brasil de Vela' on Rio de Janeiro’s Guanabara Bay overnight. ... [more]


2014 National Pies Launceston to Hobart Yacht Race - Victorian entry By Peter Campbell, , 3:08 AM Sun 21 Dec 2014 GMT
The 2014 Launceston to Hobart Yacht Race will have special significance for Melbourne yachtsman Richard Gates – culminating a return to yachting after a break of 30 years and sailing back to where he grew up. ... [more]


Flying Dutchman Worlds on Sydney Harbour By Peter Campbell, , 2:48 AM Sun 21 Dec 2014 GMT
The Flying Dutchman, regarded as one of the finest and fastest one-design dinghy classes ever designed, will return to Sydney Harbour en masse when the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron conducts the Australian and World championships, starting next week. ... [more]


Yachts of Yesteryear to celebrate 70th Sydney Hobart in Parade of Sail By Di Pearson RSHYR media, , 2:20 AM Sun 21 Dec 2014 GMT
The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia has received overwhelming support for its Parade of Sail, to be held prior to the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race on December 26, and staged in honour of the 70th Hobart and the Club’s 70th anniversary. ... [more]


Moth Tutorials - Presented by Nathan Outteridge By Beau Outteridge, , 7:47 PM Sat 20 Dec 2014 GMT
The International Moth Class isn't exactly a new sailing class, yet the learning curve would have to be one of the steepest out there. Moths have been on foils for almost 10 years, yet besides talking to fellow moth sailors, there isn't a lot of information out there to help you master the skills and techniques needed to fly ... [more]


2014 VX-One ACT Championships - Overall report By Fred Kasparek, Canberra , 2:12 PM Sat 20 Dec 2014 GMT
Discussions started early in September to get the fleet together for, what at the time was, the City of Canberra regatta. It was pretty clear from the outset that we would get virtually every boat in Australia in attendance. ... [more]


America's Cup: Full CAS report finds both ISAF and de Ridder at fault By Richard Gladwell, Sail-World.com/nz, , 10:24 AM Sat 20 Dec 2014 GMT
The Decision of the Court for Arbitration of Sport over the suspension of Dutch sailor Dirk de Ridder has been circulated. The report, which was earlier reported in summary form as to the decision, confirms a 18month suspension on de Ridder, one of the Netherlands' top sailors ... [more]


2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – One race many nations By Jim Gale RSHYR media, , 7:02 AM Sat 20 Dec 2014 GMT
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Australia’s premier ocean race has always had an international flavour; Captain Illingworth, who started the whole Sydney Hobart thing was, after all, an Englishman. ... [more]


Rob and Scarlet’s big adventure before Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race By Jim Gale RSHYR media, , 2:35 AM Sat 20 Dec 2014 GMT
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Ocean sailors are daft; why else would you think it a good idea to take a modern ocean racing yacht around the world on her own bottom to compete in lots and lots of races, some thousands of miles long? ... [more]


Waypoints of the 2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race By Bruce Montgomery RSHYR media, , 2:17 AM Sat 20 Dec 2014 GMT
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - The island is off the NSW south coast, 155 nautical miles south of Sydney’s South Head and about 6 nm south-east of Narooma. Its lighthouse, built of granite quarried on the island, began operating in 1881. The island is a protected nature reserve. ... [more]


2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Title defence By Jim Gale RSHYR media, , 2:01 AM Sat 20 Dec 2014 GMT
2014 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - Hundreds of Australian sailors spend their lives trying to win the Tattersall’s Cup; year after year they declare in Hobart that this was their last Rolex Sydney Hobart - definitely - for sure. But 12 months later you spot them again at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, tinkering with their pride and joy and nervously eying off Boxing Day ... [more]


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