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  • British yacht Aera heads IRC Overall standings

    British yacht Aera heads IRC Overall standings

    The highly credentialed British yacht Aera has taken the lead on Overall IRC handicap standings in the 60th anniversary Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race as the race leaders sail down the Tasmanian East Coast to the finish on the Derwent River at Hobart.
  • Stricken Skandia capsizes after losing keel

    Stricken Skandia capsizes after losing keel

    Grant Wharington and his crew flew into Hobart after taking to liferafts earlier in the day.
  • Nicorette chasing line and handicap double

    Nicorette chasing line and handicap double

    Is the supermaxi going to take an illustrious double of line honours and handicap for the 2004 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.
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  • British yacht Aera heads IRC Overall standings
    • 28 Dec, 2004 10:43:00 PM

    British yacht Aera heads IRC Overall standings

    The highly credentialed British yacht Aera has taken the lead on Overall IRC handicap standings in the 60th anniversary Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race as the race leaders sail down the Tasmanian East Coast to the finish on the Derwent River at Hobart.

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  • Stricken Skandia capsizes after losing keel
    • 28 Dec, 2004 09:59:00 PM

    Stricken Skandia capsizes after losing keel

    Grant Wharington and his crew flew into Hobart after taking to liferafts earlier in the day.

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  • Nicorette chasing line and handicap double
    • 28 Dec, 2004 06:36:00 PM

    Nicorette chasing line and handicap double

    Is the supermaxi going to take an illustrious double of line honours and handicap for the 2004 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

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  • Stewart Thwaites arrives in Hobart disappointed but philosophical
    • 28 Dec, 2004 06:33:00 PM

    Stewart Thwaites arrives in Hobart disappointed but philosophical

    “The bow felt like it was facing the sky and a good proportion of the keel was out of the water," said principal helmsman Gavin Brady.

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  • Nicorette leads fleet to Hobart
    • 28 Dec, 2004 03:15:00 PM

    Nicorette leads fleet to Hobart

    If Nicorette can maintain this speed over the final 116 nautical miles of the rugged race, it should finish about 2.00am.

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  • Ragamuffin dismasted, details of Konica Minolta damage revealed
    • 28 Dec, 2004 11:13:00 AM

    Ragamuffin dismasted, details of Konica Minolta damage revealed

    Veteran Rolex Sydney Hobart skipper Syd Fischer reported to the Race Committee at 10.55am today that his Farr 50 Ragamuffin had been dismasted

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    • 28 Dec, 2004 09:27:00 AM

    Report from BOOTS, 8.59am December 28

    "The boys enjoyed a Greek roast lamb with baked veggies greens and gravy, and of course a glass of red".

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    • 28 Dec, 2004 09:14:00 AM

    Skandia's crew transferred to Police launch

    The 16 crew of the Melbourne super maxi Skandia have been transferred by liferafts to the Police launch Van Dieman.

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  • Konica Minolta latest casualty of Tasman Sea gale
    • 28 Dec, 2004 08:51:00 AM

    Konica Minolta latest casualty of Tasman Sea gale

    The two supermaxis, Skandia and Konica Minolta, are now out of the 60th anniversary Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

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  • Skandia retires with keel damage in Tasman Sea
    • 28 Dec, 2004 05:19:00 AM

    Skandia retires with keel damage in Tasman Sea

    The supermaxi yacht Skandia has been forced to retire from the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race early today, losing control of her massive canting keel and sending out a PAN PAN radio distress call seeking assistance.

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  • Day 3 in photos
    • 28 Dec, 2004 12:00:00 AM

    Day 3 in photos

    A collection of photos from 28/12/2004

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