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Ivan Wheen's Sputnik was the best placed Aussie boat at the 2007 Rolex Farr 40 Worlds

CYCA to host the 2011 Rolex Farr 40 World Championship

The ever-keen Australian fleet continues to grow and will offer spirited competition and, as always, great sailing conditions off Sydney Heads, with the racing run by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia. ...

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  • 31 Jan 2008 13:25:00
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JANUARY 2008

Limit declared Sydney 38 national champion after Rush retires from race 8

In a dramatic turnaround in the Morris Finance Sydney 38 Australian Championship which finished yesterday at Skandia Geelong Week, Alan Brierty’s Limit has climbed to the top of the score sheet following Cameron Miles’ retirement this morning from race eight....

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  • 28 Jan 2008 15:12:00
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CYCA fourth and fifth in New Zealand

The CYCA has finished fourth and fifth at the National Bank International Youth Match Racing Championship sailed out of the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron from 24 - 27 January....

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  • 28 Jan 2008 14:49:00
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Division 2 podium places change at Skandia Geelong Week

Tony Kirby, although disappointed to find he had moved down the standings, was pleased to help retain the Teams Trophy for his home club in Sydney, the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia....

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  • 28 Jan 2008 13:19:00
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First round of Audi IRC Championship a tie

“We’re definitely doing all the other Audi Championship events (Audi Sydney Harbour Regatta in March, Audi Sydney Gold Coast in July and Audi Hamilton Island Race Week in August) and have our eye on the Championship trophy – and the Audi car," Steel said....

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  • 28 Jan 2008 13:16:00
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Skandia Geelong Week Team’s Trophy goes to CYCA

The Sydney Cruising Yacht Club of Australia team of Patrice Six (Tony Kirby), Quest (Bob Steel) and Wot Yot (Graeme Wood) has won the hotly contested Teams Trophy at Skandia Geelong Week....

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  • 28 Jan 2008 13:09:00
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Report on the SOPS Botany Bay Race from the skipper of Cool

"How do you keep the motivation of the crew and the skipper when the rest of the fleet is nearly over the horizon? A few beers helped compensate, and knowing that you can still win on handicap without ever seeing a competitor"....

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  • 28 Jan 2008 10:17:00
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Rush pushes it to the Limit

Former Etchells world champion Cameron Miles and his Sydney crew on Rush have been declared Skandia Geelong Week national Sydney 38 class champions following a three day duel with Alan Brierty’s well sailed Limit which finished runner up....

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  • 28 Jan 2008 10:10:00
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Quest is best at Skandia Geelong Week

Former CYCA Ocean Racer of the Year recipient and Rolex Sydney Hobart overall winner, Bob Steel from Sydney, has taken out the grand prix division of the Audi Series at Skandia Geelong Week today....

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  • 27 Jan 2008 18:58:00
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Velocity wins City of Sydney Sesquicentenary Trophy

It took the little Beneteau 31.7 Velocity 6 hours and 10 minutes to sail the 172nd Australia Day Regatta short ocean race from Sydney south to Botany Bay and return yesterday – but it was well worth the effort! ...

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  • 27 Jan 2008 12:57:00
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