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  • Wild Oats XI first boat home

    Wild Oats XI first boat home

    What has been touted as one of the toughest Rolex Sydney Hobart Races in recent years, saw the first finisher arrive in Hobart early this evening. The 100-foot super maxi Wild Oats XI blazed up the Derwent River and crossed the finish line off Constitution Wharf at 2037 AEDT with an elapsed time of two days, seven hours, 37 minutes, 20 seconds
  • Matthew Hayden, Investec Loyal

    Matthew Hayden, Investec Loyal

    Former Australian cricketer Matthew Hayden interviewed about the race by Sat-phone after two nights on the water
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  • Wild Oats XI first boat home
    • 28 Dec, 2010 11:23:00 PM

    Wild Oats XI first boat home

    What has been touted as one of the toughest Rolex Sydney Hobart Races in recent years, saw the first finisher arrive in Hobart early this evening. The 100-foot super maxi Wild Oats XI blazed up the Derwent River and crossed the finish line off Constitution Wharf at 2037 AEDT with an elapsed time of two days, seven hours, 37 minutes, 20 seconds

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    • 28 Dec, 2010 11:01:00 PM

    Seven Network Race Update 4 - 28 December 2010

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  • Matthew Hayden, Investec Loyal
    • 28 Dec, 2010 09:21:00 PM

    Matthew Hayden, Investec Loyal

    Former Australian cricketer Matthew Hayden interviewed about the race by Sat-phone after two nights on the water

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  • Wild Oats XI first boat to Hobart
    • 28 Dec, 2010 08:57:00 PM

    Wild Oats XI first boat to Hobart

    Bob Oatley’s champion 100-foot supermaxi Wild Oats XI has reasserted its claim as one of Australia’s greatest ocean racing yachts by being first across the Rolex Sydney Hobart finish line.

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    • 28 Dec, 2010 08:28:00 PM

    Seven Network Race Update 3 - 28 December 2010

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    • 28 Dec, 2010 07:18:00 PM

    Race committee lodges protest against Rolex Sydney Hobart yachts

    At 17.05 this afternoon, Tim Cox AM RANR, Chairman of the Race Committee of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, announced that the Race Committee had lodged two protests; one against Bob Oatley’s Wild Oats XI and one against Niklas Zennstrom’s Rán.

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  • Sean Langman, Investec Loyal
    • 28 Dec, 2010 07:11:00 PM

    Sean Langman, Investec Loyal

    Investec Loyal skipper Sean Langman says he's closing the gap with Wild Oats XI - interview by Sat-phone at 11.30am on 28 December

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    • 28 Dec, 2010 06:58:00 PM

    Seven Network Race Update 2 - 28 December 2010

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    • 28 Dec, 2010 06:57:00 PM

    Seven Network Race Update 1 - 28 December 2010

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  • It’s not about luck, it’s about preparation
    • 28 Dec, 2010 03:37:00 PM

    It’s not about luck, it’s about preparation

    It might be unlucky for some, but husband and wife team Jim and Mary Holley didn't believe there was anything ominous about setting sail for race number 13 on Boxing Day last Sunday.

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  • A cold, miserable night as fleet regroups
    • 28 Dec, 2010 02:15:00 PM

    A cold, miserable night as fleet regroups

    Pain and pleasure are all about perspective. Even when you are cold, tired, and the boat beneath you is slamming off six metre waves, there can be plusses as well as minuses as the Rolex Sydney Hobart fleet is finding out.

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    • 28 Dec, 2010 10:55:00 AM

    Big Seas and Breeze Continue to Take a Toll

    The attrition continues in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – throughout the night and into this morning, an additional six yachts retired with a grocery list of problems: damaged steering, torn mainsails, broken booms and engine issues. This time, the retirements were among the small to mid-sized boats, bringing to 16 the total number to have retired with 71 boats still battling hard in the race

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  • Instant skylight
    • 28 Dec, 2010 10:06:00 AM

    Instant skylight

    When the Victorian Peterson 44 lost its mast off the southern NSW coast yesterday afternoon, the force was so great it ripped the two chainplates from the starboard side of the deck, the fittings through which the side stays, or shrouds, are secured.

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  • Southerly claims three overnight retirements; Ragamuffin leads on handicap
    • 28 Dec, 2010 07:39:00 AM

    Southerly claims three overnight retirements; Ragamuffin leads on handicap

    There was a further three retirements overnight in the 66th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race among the small to mid size boats, bringing to 15 the total number to have retired with 72 still at sea.

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  • Day 3 in photos
    • 28 Dec, 2010 12:00:00 AM

    Day 3 in photos

    A collection of photos from 28/12/2010

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