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Wedgetail declared the winner of the QantasLink 65th Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race

Wedgetail wins the QantasLink 65th Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race

Bill Wild was crowned as Courier Mail Cup winner today after a tight battle with Black Jack and Immigrant who were split by just over an hour on corrected time following thirty hours of intense racing....

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  • 31 Mar 2013 20:00:00
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MARCH 2013

Wild Thing takes Line Honours in the QantasLink Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race

Wild Thing took Line Honours in the QantasLink Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race for the second year in a row this afternoon with a finish time of 16.05.43. ...

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  • 30 Mar 2013 18:00:00
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Last Club Marine Wednesday Twilight for the season

Last Wednesday evening, 27 March, was the final Club Marine Wednesday Twilight race for the season. 64 competitors enjoyed the fresh 15-20 knot nor'easterly, with a spectacular sunset and full moon rising as the last yachts crossed the finish line...

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  • 28 Mar 2013 13:00:00
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Quest cleans up in Grant Thornton Short Ocean Pointscore Series

Bob Steel’s ever competitive TP52 Quest has added another series title to her growing list of accomplishments after being declared the IRC overall winner in the Grant Thornton Short Ocean Pointsore (SOPS)....

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  • 23 Mar 2013 18:45:00
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The Winter Tradition Continues

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia is pleased to advise that the notice of race and online entry for its popular Winter Series, which has been part of the club’s sailing calendar for over 65 years, are now available....

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  • 18 Mar 2013 09:00:00
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Third time’s a charm for About Time

CYCA member and Sydney jeweller Julian Farren-Price has irrefutably claimed his third successive win in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Ocean Pointscore Series with his Cookson 12 About Time, after claiming the IRC win in the Lion Island race – the last of the series. ...

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  • 16 Mar 2013 18:46:00
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Sydney Harbour Regatta Winners Announced

For the second year running, Middle Harbour Yacht Club’s Sydney Harbour Regatta was blessed with beautiful conditions, both days boasting winds of 8-10 knots early on and reaching 16-17 knots by late afternoon....

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  • 10 Mar 2013 19:00:00
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Sydney Harbour Regatta off to a Flying Start

Middle Harbour Yacht Club’s Sydney Harbour Regatta got off to a flying start today when the overcast skies cleared and the predicted ‘sickly easterly’ turned into a perfect breeze of up to 15 knots on the Harbour and offshore courses, prompting Wild Thing owner, Grant Wharington, to comment: “It was a great day; really beaut conditions.”...

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  • 09 Mar 2013 19:00:00
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Sydney Harbour Regatta Starts Today

Middle Harbour Yacht Club’s Sydney Harbour Regatta gets underway this morning from 11.30am with the Premier Class Ocean Passage, featuring Grant Wharington’s lengthened Wild Thing from Queensland, which will make its debut as a 100 foot super maxi....

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  • 09 Mar 2013 10:00:00
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Photos from Mount Gay Rum Monday Twilight Series - 4 March 2013

Photographer Tais Froggatt was onboard the start vessel MV Offshore and captured some more action in the Mount Gay Rum Monday Twilight Race (4 March 2013)...

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  • 05 Mar 2013 12:00:00
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