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  • IRC to decide Tattersalls Cup in 60th Race

    IRC to decide Tattersalls Cup in 60th Race

    The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia has announced that the Overall Winner of the 2004 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race will be the boat that wins the IRC (International Rule Club) handicap category overall on corrected time.
    • 23 Feb, 2004 01:55:00 PM

    Slight increase in the IRC speed limit for 2004 Race

    The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia has announced a slight increase in the IRC (International Rule Club) upper speed limit, from 1.61 to 1.615, and the continuation of an absolute size limit of 30 metres length overall (LOA), effective for this year’s 60th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

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  • IRC to decide Tattersalls Cup in 60th Race
    • 10 Feb, 2004 11:38:00 AM

    IRC to decide Tattersalls Cup in 60th Race

    The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia has announced that the Overall Winner of the 2004 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race will be the boat that wins the IRC (International Rule Club) handicap category overall on corrected time.

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    • 12 Jan, 2004 05:52:00 PM

    Rolex Sydney Hobart named Yahoo! site of the year

    Traffic to the site was beyond expectations, with 569,626 user sessions and 5.6 million page hits, a 250% increase on 2002

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  • Only one yacht still to finish marathon voyage
    • 01 Jan, 2004 08:30:00 AM

    Only one yacht still to finish marathon voyage

    The smallest yacht in the fleet, the 30-footer Katinka, remains the only yacht at sea in the 59th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race following the arrival just before 7.30 am today of another small boat, Berrimilla.

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  • Initiation rites:  Doing your first Hobart and winning!
    • 31 Dec, 2003 05:36:00 PM

    Initiation rites: Doing your first Hobart and winning!

    What do you do when you have one race for one divisional win. Do you quit with a perfect average or come back and try to do even better?

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