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  • New Ichi Ban benchmark for Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    New Ichi Ban benchmark for Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    A double win in her opening race has Matt Allen’s brand new Ichi Ban firming up as a favourite for the upcoming Rolex Sydney Hobart when the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s 628 nautical mile race starts on Boxing Day.
  • Black Jack marks 50th entry for Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    Black Jack marks 50th entry for Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

    Peter Harburg’s Black Jack marks the 50th entry received by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia for the 2017 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, adding to speculation that 73rd race will showcase the largest super maxi line-up in the history of the race.
  • Dorade takes early podiums on the countdown to Hobart

    Dorade takes early podiums on the countdown to Hobart

    With the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race an end game within sight, the “Dorade Down Under” campaign remains in full swing; the 86-year-old Sparkman & Stephens classic yacht proving yet again that age is just a number. Photo credit: Andrea Francolini at Audi Hamilton Island Race Week
  • Dock Talk with Helsal 3 - 30 December 2015
    • 30 Dec, 2015 07:00:00 PM

    Dock Talk with Helsal 3 - 30 December 2015

    The only Tasmanian yacht left after the start, Helsal 3 was carrying the hopes of her home state along with her hefty 15 tonnes. And, she did it, finishing in the top 20, making her home state proud. Congrats skipper Rob Fisher and crew.

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  • Dock Talk 30 December 2015
    • 30 Dec, 2015 01:00:00 PM

    Dock Talk 30 December 2015

    Teasing Machine's Eric De Turckheim says there's no words to describe achieving his childhood dream of competing in the Rolex Sydney Hobart. But, while he's out of contention for the overall win just who will claim victory may now not be known until tomorrow.

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  • Dock Talk 29 December 2015
    • 29 Dec, 2015 07:00:00 PM

    Dock Talk 29 December 2015

    Balance skipper Paul Clitheroe describes using "every bit of stickyback" to fix their mainsail. A good thing too, they're in with a shot for the overall win. Swiss yacht Teasing Machine is also looking good. The easing breeze overnight will make it more and more difficult for those still at sea to have chance.

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  • Dock Talk December 28 PM
    • 28 Dec, 2015 11:00:00 PM

    Dock Talk December 28 PM

    Comanche skipper Ken Read explains just how Comanche pulled off what seemed to be the impossible to win the Rolex Sydney Hobart. Will they be back? Take a listen...

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  • Dock Talk December 28 AM
    • 28 Dec, 2015 11:00:00 AM

    Dock Talk December 28 AM

    The smallest yacht in the fleet Quikpoint Azzurro has raced into contention for the overall win. While that result may not be known for days, the line honours winner will be known tonight...

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