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  • Photos from the Rolex Sydney Hobart Trophy Presentation

    Photos from the Rolex Sydney Hobart Trophy Presentation

  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Video: The essence of the race

    Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Video: The essence of the race

    The 72nd edition of the Rolex Sydney Hobart closed on 1 January with the official prizegiving organised by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia and the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania. The ceremony presented an opportune moment to reflect on a truly memorable race.
  • Photos from the Hobart Race Village

    Photos from the Hobart Race Village

  • Trophy presentation closes 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
    • 01 Jan, 2017 12:38:00 PM

    Trophy presentation closes 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    The 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race came to an end on January 1 at the Grand Chancellor Hotel in Hobart, where the Official Prize Giving took place.

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  • The ‘noiseless tenor’ of those who finish the Rolex Sydney Hobart
    • 31 Dec, 2016 08:11:00 AM

    The ‘noiseless tenor’ of those who finish the Rolex Sydney Hobart

    Far from the madding crowd's ignoble strife Their sober wishes never learned to stray; Along the cool sequestered vale of life They kept the noiseless tenor of their way…Thomas Gray: Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard

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  • Rolex Sydney Hobart: Landfall last boat home
    • 30 Dec, 2016 07:34:00 PM

    Rolex Sydney Hobart: Landfall last boat home

    The stories of frustration continued to flow after the 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart, with the last boat, Landfall, finishing at 4:49:23pm yesterday afternoon.

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  • Mad Dogs and Englishmen
    • 30 Dec, 2016 03:22:00 PM

    Mad Dogs and Englishmen

    Australian sailors can be forgiven for entering the Rolex Sydney Hobart - from knee high they are indoctrinated, told over and over it is perfectly sensible, even laudable, to bash your way to Hobart with an overly full Christmas stomach – it’s a cultural thing, a bit like vegemite.

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  • Joe Mele’s quest for a Rolex
    • 30 Dec, 2016 12:14:00 PM

    Joe Mele’s quest for a Rolex

    Joe Mele is a New York physician whose office is about the same size as the aft cabin of his Swan design Triple Lindy, which finished last night in the 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

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