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San Diego Yacht Club Team Wins the 45th Governor's Cup

The victorious team from San Diego Yacht Club, included the youngest racer in the regatta Nevin Snow as skipper, racing with crew Jake LaDow and Jake Reynolds. The team lost only three races in the Round Robin series....

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  • 25 Jul 2011 13:06:00
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JULY 2011

Two Teams from New Zealand and Two USA teams in Final Four at Gov Cup; CYCA team Finishes Eighth

The competition was very close with three teams tied for the final spot in the Semi-Finals. The final four teams include Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron, Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club, San Diego Yacht Club and Newport Harbor Yacht Club....

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  • 24 Jul 2011 10:51:00
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Mickleborough Wrecked: Lanoma Point Named

During one of our Coasters Retreat “redundant crew” meetings, Mickleborough popped into the conversation, that he had “once been wrecked on Northern Tasmania”. They had, consequently, named the particular place, ‘Lanoma Point’, after our fishing boat, which was lost.”...

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  • 23 Jul 2011 15:16:00
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Governor's Cup underway with the CYCA currently tied in fifth place

The first Round Robin is complete, and the second one is well on its way. The wind is still under 8 knots but with cloud cover so the temperature is comfortable. Racing is close to the Balboa Pier today so spectators on the beach and pier can enjoy the view....

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  • 22 Jul 2011 08:47:00
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Entries Reach 70 for 26th Audi Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race

At the close of entries for the 26th Audi Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race on Friday, a high calibre fleet of 70, including super-maxi Wild Oats XI, reigning Audi IRC Australian champion, Loki and ‘the boat to beat’ Hooligan, will head north from Sydney Harbour when the start signal is sounded at 1.00pm on Saturday 30 July....

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  • 18 Jul 2011 10:41:00
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Total Glass Out on Sydney Harbour for Closing Ladies Day Race

What a difference one week makes! Last week the final pointscore race of the Audi Winter Series, conducted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, was abandoned due to excessive winds that gusted to 45 knots; and today, the traditional closing Ladies Day race was started in 4 knots westerly breeze that glassed out forcing the abandonment of racing....

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  • 17 Jul 2011 14:45:00
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22 Yacht Clubs, 16 Countries, An Egalitarian Challenge

Hugo Van Kretschmar will skipper the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s (CYCA) entry. The team includes Robbie Weir, Andrew Copley and Louise Geddes. Van Kretschmar, former Commodore of the CYCA, is enthusiastic about competing at the event: “I am absolutely looking forward to it. It started as a bit of wishful thinking but now we’re deadly seriously.” ...

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  • 12 Jul 2011 10:49:00
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One week until entries close for 26th Audi Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race

Only one week remains before entries close in the 2011 Audi Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race, and race organiser, the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, is anticipating a large fleet of 75 plus yachts will head north on July 30....

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  • 08 Jul 2011 11:26:00
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Spectator Vessel available for the start of the 26th Audi Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race

The comfortable and roomy M.V. Coast is pleased to provide CYCA members and their guests spectator access to the start line for the 26th Audi Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race on Saturday 30 July....

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  • 04 Jul 2011 13:07:00
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Olivia Price into quarter finals of European Match Racing in Helsinki

The Australian Women’s Match Racing Team crew of Olivia Price, Nina Curtis and Lucinda Whitty has qualified for the quarter-finals at the 2011 Open European Championships in Helsinki, Finland....

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  • 02 Jul 2011 15:15:00
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