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Midnight Rambler and About Time cross gybes

Midnight Rambler breaks spell to claim Ocean Pointscore trophy

Ed Psaltis and his Midnight Rambler crew have broken the spell cast by defending champion, Julian Farren-Price (About Time), beating him by one point to claim the major trophy in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia hosted Ocean Pointscore series – as Psaltis and his fellow owners bid farewell to sailing, selling Midnight Rambler to a Pittwater consortium....

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  • 21 Mar 2016 16:30:00
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MARCH 2016

Pacific Keel Boat Challenge Cup – almost ours

The CYCA team of Andy Kearnan (skipper), David Chapman (tactician) and YSA sailors, Jay Griffin (trim), Henry Kernot (main), Jack Breislin (bow) and Jack Dawson (pitt) travelled to Auckland to race for three days at Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron (RNZYS) in a fleet of eight identical Farr MRX yachts. Teams from Australia, Noumea and New Zealand took up the Challenge over three cold and windy days in Auckland....

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  • 21 Mar 2016 16:00:00
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Evan Walker receives two more invitations to M32 events

Evan Walker, Hamish Hardy & Sean O'Rourke (YSA Graduates & current Coaches) have completed two very successful regattas on M32s hosted by Royal Bermuda Yacht Club, Bermuda. ...

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  • 21 Mar 2016 15:00:00
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Land Rover Winter Series opens on Sunday 24 April

Summer has flown by and now competitors are looking forward to the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Land Rover Winter Series, which kicks off with the Great Veterans and Ladies Day races on Sunday 24 April – and online entry is now open. ...

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  • 21 Mar 2016 11:00:00
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Khaleesi and Outlandish provisional winners of Grant Thornton Short Ocean Race

Race 9, the last of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Grant Thornton Short Ocean Pointscore series, was sailed in Sydney on the weekend, with Khaleesi coming out on top in Division 1 and the Jutson 31 Outlandish finishing first in in Division 2, but the race is under protest, with the outcome of it and the final pointscore winners to be known later this week. ...

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  • 14 Mar 2016 15:00:00
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One More-No More wins Grant Thornton Short Haul Race – Assassin Named Series Winner

Ian Guanaria sailed his Beneteau First 35, One More-No More to its first double win of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Grant Thornton Short Haul Series on the weekend, leaving it until the final race to win decisively, while Phil Cutts took out the series overall with Assassin, his Farr 40 One-Off design. ...

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  • 14 Mar 2016 13:00:00
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Ichi Ban and Nine Dragons clean sweep Sydney Harbour Regatta

Matt Allen’s Ichi Ban and Bob Cox’s Nine Dragons clean swept Division 1 and 2 respectively at Middle Harbour Yacht Club’s 2016 Sydney Harbour Regatta, which ended on Sunday afternoon, while Phil Dash did what he is best at, coming from behind to claim Division 3 honours. ...

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  • 07 Mar 2016 15:02:00
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CYCA’s Murray Jones and Evan Walker in M32 event in Fremantle

YSA sailor, Murray Jones and his team of Henry Kernot, Ben Robinson and Jack Breislin were knocked out of the Fremantle World Match Racing Tour event at the quarter final stage by Yann Guichard yesterday. ...

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  • 07 Mar 2016 15:00:00
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