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Mahligai and Flying Cloud near Middle Head, Race 9, Audi Winter Series 2010

Will Amon Ra Bring the Sun?

Owner Nicholas Jones will be hoping his yacht Amon Ra lives up to her namesake and brings the sun out on Sunday for the Great Veterans Race, conducted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, marking the commencement of the Audi Winter Series 2011...

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  • 29 Apr 2011 11:40:00
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APRIL 2011

Hooligan does it again with a Brisbane Gladstone win

Former Queenslander Marcus Blackmore fulfilled a lifetime ambition when he steered his TP52 Hooligan to victory in the 2011 QantasLink Brisbane to Gladstone race, which was announced today when time ran out for the smaller yachts in the fleet....

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  • 24 Apr 2011 16:24:00
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Lahana first boat home in Brisbane Gladstone Race

Peter Millard and his crew overcame a slow start to crew the Sydney registered super maxi Lahana to a comfortable line honours win in the QantasLink Brisbane to Gladstone Race earlier this afternoon....

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  • 23 Apr 2011 18:28:00
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NSW IRC Champions decided at Sail Port Stephens 2011

Marcus Blackmore’s TP52 Hooligan was crowned the NSW IRC Division 1 champion with a perfect score, winning five from five with Blackmore well pleased. "Yes we did well. The reality is the boat is well sorted and we sailed well....

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  • 18 Apr 2011 10:07:00
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Sail Port Stephens 2011 Performance Divisions Champions crowned

With the NSW IRC Fleet sailing an offshore course and the SB3's continuing their National Championship at Salamander Bay, the Performance Racing and Cruising fleets were assigned the inshore course 8, starting in Nelson Bay, then to Salamander Shores, Pindimar Mark, Corlette Mark and back, to the finish line in Nelson Bay....

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  • 17 Apr 2011 17:31:00
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Princesa Sofia MAPFRE: Team Barkow wins match racing

The Finals and Petit-Finals of the Princesa Sofia MAPFRE match racing were sailed in perfect conditions after the sea breeze filled in around midday to a steady 7-10 knots....

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  • 09 Apr 2011 10:09:00
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Princesa Sofia MAPFRE: Match racing quarter finalists decided

Another full day of racing at the 42nd Trofeo S.A.R. Princesa Sofia MAPFRE in Palma for the 24 Women's Match Racing teams, and after a few postponements while the offshore breeze settled in then switched to a sea breeze, the six teams in the Repechage Group were first up sailing three flights of their round robin....

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  • 07 Apr 2011 10:38:00
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Loki’s Race Record Safe for Another Year

Michael Logan, Senior Duty Forecaster for the Bureau of Meteorology, delivered the forecast of light east to south-east winds of 5-10 knots for the start of the race on Sydney Harbour, with the fleet experiencing 10-15 knots east to south-east offshore on Friday with a one metre southerly swell. This means that the race record of 15 hrs, 57 mins and 53 seconds, held by Stephen Ainsworth’s Reichel/Pugh 63 Loki, set in 2009, should still stand....

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  • 06 Apr 2011 19:20:00
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Princesa Sofia MAPFRE: Tricky conditions get to even the best

After a long day on the water, Stage One was completed for the Women's Match Racing at the 42nd Trofeo S.A.R. Princesa Sofia MAPFRE in Palma de Mallorca, Spain....

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  • 06 Apr 2011 11:38:00
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Entries Now Open for the Audi Winter Series 2011

Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, together with Naming Rights sponsor Audi Australia, are pleased to advise that the notice of race and entry form for its popular Audi Winter Series, which has been part of the club’s sailing calendar for almost as long as the Rushcutters Bay clubhouse has been operating, are now available....

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  • 04 Apr 2011 10:49:00
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