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Ray Roberts and crew celebrating their Scotchmans Hill Series win at Skandia Geelong Week

Ray Roberts’ top honours at Skandia Geelong Week

Ray Roberts has maintained top honours for the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia at Skandia Geelong Week by steering his DK46, Quantum Racing, to an outstanding overall victory in the premier IRC Division 1 of the Scotchmans Hull series. ...

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  • 30 Jan 2006 08:08:00
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JANUARY 2006

Ray Roberts early leader in Skandia Geelong Week

CYCA member Ray Roberts heads the leaderboard after the opening two races of the Scotchmans Hill Series at Skandia Geelong Week, sailed off the Royal Yacht Club of Victoria at Williamstown today. ...

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  • 25 Jan 2006 22:23:00
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Brunel enables Australian team to continue in Volvo Ocean Race

It has been confirmed that Grant Wharington and his ‘ING Real Estate Brunel’ all Australian entry into the Volvo Ocean Race 2005 – 2006, will continue to compete in the race after finishing the second leg in their homeport. ...

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  • 24 Jan 2006 09:52:00
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CYCA boats at Skandia Geelong Race Week

Cruising Yacht Club of Australia yachts have had an impressive record at the huge Skandia Geelong Race Week and the club will again be strongly represented at this week’s 2006 regatta on Port Phillip and Corio Bay. ...

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  • 23 Jan 2006 10:19:00
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ING Real Estate Brunel "one Rolex Sydney Hobart away" from Melbourne

"All onboard ING/Brunel are doing our best to shorten the deficit we have from the Pirates who left Eclipse Island 3 days ago some 500 miles in front of us"....

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  • 22 Jan 2006 11:30:00
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CYCA members compete at Sail Melbourne

CYCA member Michael Coxon has won many events in many classes and with winning Alinghi America’s Cup crew member, Will McCarthy joining the crew, will be tough to beat....

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  • 16 Jan 2006 15:53:00
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Entries closing for 170th Australia Day Regatta

Australia Day, 26 January 2006 marks the running of the 170th Australia Day Regatta on Sydney Harbour, the oldest continuous sailing regatta in the world. A traditional part of Australia Day is the CYCA's ocean race to Botany Bay and return for the City of Sydney Sesquicentenary Trophy. ...

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  • 16 Jan 2006 10:52:00
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Five YSA sailors to compete in Hardy Cup

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Youth Sailing Academy will have only one team in next month’s Hardy Cup, but five YSA sailors will be competing in the ISAF Grade 3 under-25 match-racing event on Sydney Harbour. ...

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  • 15 Jan 2006 21:19:00
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Team ING Real Estate Brunel back in the hunt

"Our only concern is that we have only full main now and 3rd reef which is a bit of a problem if we get stuck in windy conditions, so to stop or not probably depends on the weather in the Great Australian Bight"....

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  • 12 Jan 2006 15:57:00
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Team ING Real Estate Brunel strikes trouble during Leg 2 of the VOR

'We got belted by 35+ knots on the nose for a while. After I don't know how long, hours for sure, we went through the front and the wind died but no chance of flat water, the seas were and are still really horrible. The most confused that anyone here has ever seen, just horrendous,' Wharington said....

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  • 11 Jan 2006 16:10:00
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