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  4. Sydney to Hobart yahct race: Andoo Comanche takes early lead with a

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  1. Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

    The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is an annual event hosted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, starting in Sydney, New South Wales, on Boxing Day and finishing in Hobart, Tasmania. The race distance is approximately 630 nautical miles (1,170 km). [1] The race is run in conjunction with the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania, and is widely ...

  2. Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2024

    1982 Photographs. NEWS; 01 Jan, 1983 07:13:00 PM; 1982 Photographs. View all photos ... Shop the official clothing range of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race and the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia in person at the Club in New South Head Road, Darling Point or online below. ...

  3. 31 Dec 1982

    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Fri 31 Dec 1982. Page 16. YACHTING SYDNEY-TO-HOBART Fifth attempt lucky for Scallywag.

  4. List of Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race winners

    This is a list of Winners for the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race since 1945. Line honours winners. Year Sail number Yacht State/country Yacht type LOA (Metres) Skipper Elapsed time d:hh:mm:ss 1945 44 Rani ... 1982 KB 78 Condor of Bermuda: Sharp-Farr Maxi 24.07 Bob Bell 3:00:59:17 1983 KB 80 Condor: Holland Maxi 24.40 Bob Bell 3:00:50:29 1984 KZ 5555

  5. Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race Winners 1980 to 1989

    The Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race in December is an icon of Australia's summer sport. The course covers a distance of 628 nautical miles from Sydney Harbour to the East coast of Australia, Bass Strait, the Tasmanian east coast, Storm Bay, Derwent River and finally Battery Point in Hobart, Tasmania. ... 38th Race — 1982 — 118 starting fleet ...

  6. Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race: 70 Years

    Yacht Race to Tasmania: It is expected that an Ocean Yacht Race may take place from Sydney to Hobart, probably starting on December 26, 1945. Yachtsmen desirous of competing should contact Vice President Mr P Luke …. Entries close December 1 1945. From these small beginnings the cruise became a race and Captain Illingworth helped with the ...

  7. Sydney-Hobart Yacht Race

    The closest finish was in 1982 when Condor of Bermuda beat Apollo across the line by seven seconds. Not all yachts make the finish, and rough weather can cause many withdrawals. In 1993, only 38 yachts finished out of 110 starters. ... Sydney to Hobart yacht race 1945-2001, Sandy Bay, 2002; rolexsydneyhobart.com, articles by Peter Campbell.

  8. Sydney to Hobart: a past and a present winner

    Last year's Rolex Sydney to Hobart winner, Darryl Hodgkinson's Victoire, is raced by a 'Corinthian' crew - a team of amateurs who are at the top of their roles, sailing in a 2006 New Zealand-built yacht. It was marketed by Cookson Yachts as a turbo-charged cruiser-racer. It sports a canting keel and canard centerboard, carbon spars ...

  9. PDF Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Statistics 1945

    Statistics 1945 - 2018. Number of Sydney Hobart Yacht Races conducted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia since 1945:74; 2019 will be the 75th. Number of yachts to have competed: 1945-2018: 6103 completed the race, 1033 retired or were disqualified) Estimated total crew to have competed:About 58,314 between 1945 and 2018.

  10. 75 years of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

    The current race record was set in 2017 by LDV Comanche, at one day, 9 hours, 15 minutes and 24 seconds - an unthinkable record for those who sailed in the very first race 75 years ago. Nine-times Sydney to Hobart line honours champion Wild Oats XI in 2015. Image courtesy Andrea Francolini. The first 'Hobart' sailors were friends from the ...

  11. PDF Front Page

    Franklin Wharf, Hobart The Commodore, Cruising Yacht Club of Australia Dear Sir; Reference is made to the provision of approved navigation lights in accordance with the International Regulations for the Prevention of Collisions at Sea on yachts competing in the 1981 Hitachi Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race. After Receiving a number of complaints

  12. Reliving the tragedy that broke a nation's heart and changed the course

    It was day two of the 1998 Sydney-to-Hobart yacht race and it was a bloody ugly one. Mountainous seas and scathing winds lashed the 43-foot yacht Sword of Orion as she headed into Bass Strait ...

  13. Iconic yacht race photographer captures his 50th consecutive Sydney Hobart

    Richard, now 78 years old, will watch the race tracker and the wind, ready to take to the skies and photograph the iconic race for the 50 th time. Yachties describe him as courageous and dedicated and his work as the pinnacle of yacht race photography - spectacular and realistic. One yachtie said:

  14. Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2024

    The Yachts - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Year 2024 2023 2022 2021 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995 1994 1993 1992 1991 1990 1989 1988 1987 1986 1985 1984 1983 1982 1981 1980 1979 1978 1977 1976 1975 1974 1973 1972 1971 1970 1969 1968 1967 1966 1965 ...

  15. Sydney Hobart Programs

    Cruising Yacht Club of Australia 1 New Beach Road Darling Point NSW 2027 Australia [email protected] 02 8292 7800 Visit our Facebook page Visit our Instagram profile

  16. 1998 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

    The 1998 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race was the 54th annual running of the "blue water classic" Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race.It was hosted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia based in Sydney, New South Wales.It was the most disastrous in the race's history, with the loss of six lives and five yachts. 55 sailors were rescued in the largest peacetime search and rescue effort ever seen in Australia.

  17. Cat makes history in Sydney to Hobart yacht race

    By Tiffanie Turnbull. BBC News, Sydney. 24 December 2023. Getty Images. Bob and Oli are accidental pioneers. When Oli queues up on the starting line for the Sydney to Hobart yacht race on Tuesday ...

  18. Sydney to Hobart 75 Years

    In this, its 75th year, the Sydney to Hobart race fields 170 local and international teams. Also included in the 75th year commemorative program for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2019 is a display of photographs by acclaimed yachting photographer Richard Bennett in the museum's Yots Café during December 2019 to January 2020. Richard's ...

  19. Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2024

    David Walsh won the 1982 Sydney Hobart, sailing onboard Scallywag and is back for his seventh Hobart this year. ... Shop the official clothing range of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race and the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia in person at the Club in New South Head Road, Darling Point or online below. ...

  20. 1992 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

    The 1992 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race, sponsored by Kodak, was the 48th annual running of the "blue water classic" Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race. As in past editions of the race, it was hosted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia based in Sydney, New South Wales. As with previous Sydney to Hobart Yacht Races, the 1992 edition began on Sydney ...

  21. Rolex Sydney Hobart Race

    Rolex Sydney Hobart Race - on the water video of the final miles, plus dockside interviews. Catch the final hour or so of the finish of the 2023 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race video, as Law Connect and Andoo Comanche match raced up the Derwent, along with other finish line video as it comes to hand. Commentary by Peter Shipway and Gordon Bray.

  22. Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race 1988

    Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race 1988. Major Results. Line Honors: Ragmuffin (3-15-29-07) Weather. The race underdefined the toughness of the 630 nm bash race Southwards, a race that brings back every yacht and yachtsman to the common denominator of sound seamanship and stout craft in big seas and strong winds.

  23. 1952 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

    The 1952 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race comprised a fleet of 17 competitors. The fleet found the going very difficult, and line-honours winner Nocturne, skippered by JR Bull won in the second slowest-ever time of 6 days, 2 hours and 34 minutes. Ingrid, skippered by JS Taylor was awarded handicap honours on adjusted time using the International ...