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  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2005 - Spirit of Yachting film

    Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2005 - Spirit of Yachting film

    The CYCA's principal sponsor Rolex is pleased to announce that the 2005 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - The Spirit of Yachting is now available for viewing.
  • Bill Wild - Wedgetail

    Bill Wild - Wedgetail

    Wedgetail owner Bill Wild talking with Bruce Montgomery after finishing the 2005 Rolex Sydney Hobart
  • Kialoa’s race record remembered 30 years later

    Kialoa’s race record remembered 30 years later

    The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race of 2005 marks 30 years since the US maxi ketch Kialoa III set a benchmark elapsed time record for the 628 nautical mile race, a record that was to stand unchallenged for a remarkable 21 years.
  • Winner takes all for Wild Oats XI
    • 01 Jan, 2006 10:18:00 PM

    Winner takes all for Wild Oats XI

    A few days before the start of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, skipper of the brand-new maxi Wild Oats XI, Mark Richards, commented that winning the race on handicap was the real prize. "It's a bigger thrill for a boat to win on handicap than to get line honours," he said.

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  • Australian team wins Rolex Challenge
    • 01 Jan, 2006 10:47:00 AM

    Australian team wins Rolex Challenge

    The Australian team of Loki and Quantum Racing have won the Rolex Challenge international offshore teams racing series that ended with the 61st Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

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    • 31 Dec, 2005 05:44:00 PM

    And then there was one . . .

    The ACT training yacht Gillawa is the last remaining yacht at sea of the original fleet of 85 that left Sydney on Boxing Day at the start of the 61st Rolex Sydney Hobart Yact Race

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    • 31 Dec, 2005 02:01:00 PM

    Berrimilla completes ocean racing history

    Berrimilla, the NSW yacht that sailed around the world after last year’s Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race in time to make it to the start of this year’s race has finished the race after being becalmed within sight of the finish line.

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  • Father and son total 61 races in 61st Rolex Sydney Hobart
    • 31 Dec, 2005 01:07:00 PM

    Father and son total 61 races in 61st Rolex Sydney Hobart

    Victorian yachtsman Bernie Case tomorrow will be honoured with a specially struck medallion to mark his 40th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, joining only four others who have achieved this remarkable total since the race began 61 years ago.

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