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  • Alfa Romeo leads fleet in very close race

    Alfa Romeo leads fleet in very close race

    The quest for line honours in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is wide open – judging by positions at the first position schedule (“sked”) with the fleet at 8pm tonight.
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  • Alfa Romeo leads fleet in very close race
    • 26 Dec, 2002 09:47:00 PM

    Alfa Romeo leads fleet in very close race

    The quest for line honours in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is wide open – judging by positions at the first position schedule (“sked”) with the fleet at 8pm tonight.

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    • 26 Dec, 2002 03:29:00 PM

    Collisions knock two yachts out of race soon after start

    Collisions knocked two yachts out of the fleet within the first hour of the 2002 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race from Sydney Harbour this afternoon, with a crew member being knocked overboard from each boat.

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    • 26 Dec, 2002 08:52:00 AM

    Polar star under Southern Cross.

    The Rolex Sydney Hobart is always a whole lot of races within a race. While every skipper dreams of winning outright, there is also always a small clique of rival boats that he or she is especially out to beat.

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  • Spinnaker start likely for Rolex Sydney Hobart Race
    • 26 Dec, 2002 07:53:00 AM

    Spinnaker start likely for Rolex Sydney Hobart Race

    Forecasts of 15 knot south to south-easterly winds on the Harbour point towards a spectacular spinnaker start to the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race at 1pm today as the 57 boat fleet dashes towards the Heads and the Tasman Sea.

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    • 26 Dec, 2002 12:30:00 AM

    Weather Forecast: Race Start

    Sydney: Mild to warm and mostly cloudy... Hobart: Fine and cool to mild...

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  • Day 1 in photos
    • 26 Dec, 2002 12:00:00 AM

    Day 1 in photos

    A collection of photos from 26/12/2002

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