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Wild Oats XI

Annual SOLAS Big Boat Challenge on tomorrow

Three of the four super maxis taking part in the 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race will clash on Sydney Harbour tomorrow in the highly anticipated SOLAS Big Boat Challenge, organised by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia....

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  • 12 Dec 2016 09:30:00
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DECEMBER 2016

Team Beau Geste and Wld1 claim CYCA Trophy–Passage Series

Karl Kwok’s Team Beau Geste and Larki Missiris’ Wld1 have capitalised on their leads of yesterday to win the CYCA Trophy-Passage Series this weekend....

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  • 11 Dec 2016 15:00:00
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Team Beau Geste and Wld1 top scoreboard at CYCA Trophy–Passage Series

A tight-knit crew and a take no prisoners approach to every race and regatta they compete at, finds Karl Kwok’s Team Beau Geste in the winners seat yet again, this time on Day 1 of the CYCA Trophy Passage Series....

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  • 10 Dec 2016 17:00:00
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CYCA Trophy–Passage Series on this weekend

Boats from NSW and Victoria will face-off against Beau Geste, the lone foreign entry, when the CYCA Trophy-Passage Series is sailed over this weekend, starting from 11am on Saturday....

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  • 08 Dec 2016 10:10:00
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Chinese Whisper wins Bird Island Race for a second year

A year ago Rupert Henry’s Chinese Whisper and Matt Allen’s Ichi Ban finished top two respectively in the 85 nautical mile Bird Island Race – and the two have mirrored that result this weekend, cementing their places among favourites for the 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. ...

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  • 04 Dec 2016 11:00:00
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NOVEMBER 2016

Bird Island Race - last chance ahead of Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Two races remain to complete the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s prestigious Blue Water Pointscore (BWPS) - the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race - and this weekend’s 85 nautical mile Bird Island Race – a last chance to put in some decent ocean miles and suss out the competition ahead of the 628 nautical mile race starting on Boxing Day. ...

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  • 30 Nov 2016 13:00:00
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Bravo, ‘Robbo’ wins Cabbage Tree Island Race

Queenslander Robbo Robertson enjoyed a race-long battle with two other Beneteaus to take out the Cabbage Tree Island Race, his Beneteau 40, Bravo staving off challenges from the Black Sheep and Ariel, to claim Race 4 of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Blue Water Pointscore (BWPS)....

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  • 20 Nov 2016 13:00:00
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Cabbage Tree Island Race a ‘look see’ ahead of Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

This weekend’s 180 nautical mile Cabbage Tree Island Race is the curtain raiser ahead of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, and entries are dominated by those yachts headed south on Boxing Day. ...

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  • 17 Nov 2016 10:00:00
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Port Hacking Race makes it two in a row for About Time

Julian Farren-Price made it two in a row when he won the Port Hacking Race on Saturday afternoon, subsequent to winning Race 2 of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Ocean Point Score (OPS) last month....

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  • 14 Nov 2016 07:30:00
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OCTOBER 2016

Botany Bay Race - About Time back in the winner’s circle

Julian Farren-Price and his Cookson 12, About Time, are back in their comfort zone of the winner’s circle after taking the double in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Botany Bay Race today, with victories in both IRC and ORCi....

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  • 29 Oct 2016 17:00:00
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