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  • Last minute checks – then they’re away

    Last minute checks – then they’re away

    The dock at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia is teeming with spectators and competitors this morning as the crews load up their supplies and make final adjustments before what is expected to be a fast start to the Rolex Sydney Hobart starting at 1pm.
  • How to watch the 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    How to watch the 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    The 72nd running of the Rolex Sydney Hobart will commence on Boxing Day, Monday December 26 at 1pm AEDT.
  • Fleet now at 88

    Fleet now at 88

    Eighty eight yachts will now set sail in the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race at 1pm today, following the late withdrawal of Jason Bond’s Beneteau 47.7, Enigma, which is having engine problems.
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  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2016 - Preview
    • 11 Nov, 2016 12:00:00 AM

    Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2016 - Preview

    The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is the ultimate test for skippers, tacticians and crews. The 2016 race is the 72nd edition of this 628 nautical mile, time-honoured and classic offshore race. With close to 100 yachts, including ten overseas entries, competing for the Tattersall’s Cup and coveted Rolex timepiece awarded to the overall winner, this year’s contest looks set to uphold the reputation of this renowned event.

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