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Classics return to the Sydney Harbour Regatta at Middle Harbour Yacht Club

by MHYC media 24 Jan 14:03 PST 2-3 March 2024
Sydney Harbour Regatta © David Salter

After an absence of more than a decade there will again be a division for classic yachts to compete in the Sydney Harbour Regatta.

The regatta, which is to be held this year on March 2 and 3, is one of Australia's largest single sailing events and brings together eight of Sydney's most prominent clubs.

Classic yachts are generally considered to be any sailing craft designed or built before 1976.

While the majority of racing in the regatta will be in one-design divisions the return of classic yachts affirms the event's connection to the history and traditions of sailing on Sydney Harbour.

There will be two short races for the classics on the Saturday and a longer race on the Sunday. Entrants can opt to compete in spinnaker or non-spinnaker divisions.

The Notice of Race and the Entry Form are available at www.shr.mhyc.com.au

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