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  • The 2010 Rolex Sydney Hobart in less than 5 minutes

    The 2010 Rolex Sydney Hobart in less than 5 minutes

    Steve Barker calls the fleet in a post-race summary delivered at the Rolex Sydney Hobart trophy presentation
  • Just Rewards in Hobart

    Just Rewards in Hobart

    It was a bright and windy morning today when boat owners, crews, friends and family gathered on the lawn of the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania in warm sunshine for the official prize-giving for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2010. The race's rich 66-year history provides for an impressive collection of race booty: intricately crafted silver trophies, hand-carved half models, and unique awards.
  • Just Rewards in Hobart
    • 01 Jan, 2011 06:57:00 PM

    Just Rewards in Hobart

    It was a bright and windy morning today when boat owners, crews, friends and family gathered on the lawn of the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania in warm sunshine for the official prize-giving for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2010. The race's rich 66-year history provides for an impressive collection of race booty: intricately crafted silver trophies, hand-carved half models, and unique awards.

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    • 01 Jan, 2011 05:30:00 PM

    Rani Trophy awarded to woman sailor for first time

    The prestigious Rani Trophy for outstanding seasmanship in the 2010 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race has been awarded to 20-year-old Lisa Chamberlain, one of the three ‘youth crew’ aboard the maxi yacht YuuZoo.

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  • All into Hobart for New Year’s Eve
    • 31 Dec, 2010 07:45:00 PM

    All into Hobart for New Year’s Eve

    It was 4.00pm at Constitution Dock on New Year’s Eve and only four yachts remained at sea in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, but in quick succession, Illusion, Charlies Dream and Polaris of Belmont sailed to the finish line, leaving Wave Sweeper the last yacht to finish the race.

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  • The Lure of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
    • 31 Dec, 2010 05:43:00 PM

    The Lure of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    Such is the lure of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race that six international crews conquered a snow storm, endured a haphazard cargo ship transfer and sailed as many as 20,000 nautical miles just to line up on Sydney Harbour for the Boxing Day challenge.

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  • All in the Family
    • 31 Dec, 2010 04:00:00 PM

    All in the Family

    The crew aboard Queensland Beneteau 40.7 Blunderbuss experienced the biggest seas and strongest winds they have ever sailed in as they raced south in the Rolex Sydney Hobart.

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