CYCA Video Archive Project: Bill Psaltis, Episode 5

  • Club
  • By Jennifer Crooks
  • 14 Jul 2014 00:00:00

As part of the CYCA 70th year Anniversary activities the Club's Archives Committee has prepared a series of interviews with senior members of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia to document their recollections of the development of the Club and the sport of ocean racing. Episode 5 is an interview with Bill Psaltis.

Episode 5 features Bill Psaltis and he discusses:

  • early days at the CYCA
  • first clubhouse
  • 1956 Sydney to Hobart
  • planning the 1965 Admirals Cup challenge
  • Meltemi
  • dinner with the Aga Khan
  • Huey Long and Ondine
  • 1998 Sydney to Hobart
  • ocean racing today


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