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  • Two Rolex watches are good – three would be better

    Two Rolex watches are good – three would be better

    Pay attention - it all gets a bit complicated - Bob Steel won the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Rolex Sydney Hobart in 2008 on his TP52 Quest, and he had already won the race once before, in 2002, on a different boat also named Quest.
  • There are a lot of ways to get to Hobart

    There are a lot of ways to get to Hobart

    Yes, I know you can fly there for starters, but in the last week of the year for a surprising number of people, the only way to get to the Apple Isle of Tasmania is by racing boat, but even then, there are an amazing number of options in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s 628 nautical mile race.
  • Black Jack wins the 2017 CYCA SOLAS Trusts Big Boat Challenge

    Black Jack wins the 2017 CYCA SOLAS Trusts Big Boat Challenge

    Peter Harburg's Black Jack takes the honours in a close contest with Wild Oats XI, with Karl Kowk's Botin 80 Beau Geste third.
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  • Black Jack wins the 2017 CYCA SOLAS Trusts Big Boat Challenge
    • 12 Dec, 2017 08:53:00 PM

    Black Jack wins the 2017 CYCA SOLAS Trusts Big Boat Challenge

    Peter Harburg's Black Jack takes the honours in a close contest with Wild Oats XI, with Karl Kowk's Botin 80 Beau Geste third.

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  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2017 Preview Video
    • 22 Nov, 2017 09:19:00 AM

    Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2017 Preview Video

    Watch the preview video to this year's race as we countdown to the main event...

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  • 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - The Spirit of Yachting
    • 23 Mar, 2017 09:35:00 PM

    2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - The Spirit of Yachting

    The CYCA's principal sponsor Rolex is pleased to announce that the 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - The Spirit of Yachting is now available for viewing.

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  • Preview Video - The Spirit of Yachting
    • 17 Feb, 2017 12:29:00 PM

    Preview Video - The Spirit of Yachting

    The Rolex Spirit of Yachting film featuring the 72nd Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is coming soon. This 25-minute documentary will cover the action, highlights and memorable moments of one of the world’s most respected and revered offshore races. Witness this record-breaking race from behind the scenes, with exclusive footage of the yachts in action and interviews with the key players.

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  • Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Video: The essence of the race
    • 03 Jan, 2017 08:33:00 AM

    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.

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