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Racing at close quarters in the Land Rover Winter Series

Competitors reach halfway mark in Land Rover Winter Series

It was warm but brittle on Sydney Harbour for Race 5 of the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Land Rover Winter Series on Sunday, but finally enough breeze on the race track to allow the fleet to sail the full course, so competitors came ashore happy after a couple of weeks of incredibly light winds and shortened courses. ...

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  • 30 May 2016 10:00:00
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MAY 2016

Light airs continue to dominate Land Rover Winter Series

Most sailors love a good breeze to sink their teeth into, but it has been as rare as hens’ teeth in the Land Rover Winter Series, and Sunday’s Race 4 was no different, when 130 yachts filled a warm and sunny Sydney Harbour but found the going anything but easy. ...

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  • 23 May 2016 13:30:00
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Slow and steady benefit in Land Rover Winter Series

Breakfast cooked by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Breakfast Club was the liveliest part to the day for participants in the Land Rover Series on Sunday, as the pace of the race was slow and the mood mellow for Race 3 on Sydney Harbour....

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  • 16 May 2016 10:00:00
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Spirit of Yachting

The CYCA's principal sponsor Rolex is pleased to announce that the 2015 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race film - the Spirit of Yachting is now available for viewing online. Please click on the image to view....

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  • 11 May 2016 16:30:00
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Tough day at the office in Land Rover Winter Series

It was not the easiest of days on the water in the Land Rover Series, hosted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, as a light breeze on a dull day floated in and out, just enough to tease competitors and either make or break their day....

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  • 09 May 2016 10:00:00
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Skies clear and breeze kicks in for Land Rover Winter Series

It looked likely that rain and gloom would be part and parcel of Sunday’s opening pointscore race in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s (CYCA) Land Rover Winter Series, but it was to the contrary when light rain ceased and cloudy skies parted, giving way to a glorious sunny day and ideal racing conditions. ...

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  • 02 May 2016 10:00:00
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