The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, the Organising Authority behind the Rolex Sydney Hobart, has released a podcast on its annual blue-ribbon race.
The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Podcast #1, featuring a range of news, interviews, stories and items from “The Vault”, is the perfect companion for lovers of adventure and yachting.
The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Podcast #1, hosted by the legendary Gordon Bray, features a bumper ‘fleet’ of participants (in order of appearance) CYCA Life Member and Channel 7 expert commentator Peter Shipway, CYCA Commodore Paul Billingham, 2019 Line-Honours title-winner Jim Cooney, CYCA Youth Sailing Academy graduate and World Youth Match Racing Champion Louis Schofield, 2019 Tattersall Cup winner Matt Allen, two-handed sailing expert Rupert Henry, the record-breaking Adrienne Cahalan and veteran Tony Ellis.
The first edition of the podcast covers a range of topics including COVID-19 and its implications on sailing, the landmark 75th Sydney Hobart, the 2020 race, the addition of two-handed sailing in the Sydney Hobart and at the Olympics, golden moments from the archives and more.
The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race – Podcast #1 is available now on a range of platforms: