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Weather briefing at the CYCA last evening

Scene set for slow start to Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race

Jane Golding, Acting Regional Director NSW, Bureau of Meteorology, advised skippers of the 75 participating boats in the 2016 Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race of a weak 5-7 southerly start to the 384 nautical mile race at last night’s briefing at race headquarters, Cruising Yacht Club of Australia. The race starts tomorrow, Saturday, 30 July, on Sydney Harbour at 1pm. ...

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  • 29 Jul 2016 10:00:00
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JULY 2016

Final Ladies Day wraps up Land Rover Winter Series

Following a closely fought battle in the third and final Ladies Day race of the Land Rover Winter Series, winners have been announced and all were celebrating not just their wins, but the end of the Series, at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia late today....

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  • 17 Jul 2016 18:30:00
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Internationals among early Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race entries

From the moment the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia opened entry into the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, owners were committing their support, among them three international entries, starting the ball rolling on the country’s most celebrated yacht race....

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  • 13 Jul 2016 10:00:00
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Near record entries for Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race

Entries in the Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race have closed and officials from the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s (CYCA) are pleased to announce that 76 yachts will start the race, the third largest number since the inaugural race in 1986....

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  • 11 Jul 2016 14:30:00
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Winners announced after another drifter in Land Rover Winter Series

The sun was out, but the breeze was light to nothing again, almost a carbon copy of last week’s race, as yacht owners in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Land Rover Winter Series fought their final battles for overall pointscore division wins....

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  • 10 Jul 2016 19:00:00
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Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race entries close in three days

Entries in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s (CYCA) Land Rover Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race close in three days’ time on Friday 8 July at 1700 hours, giving prospective entrants a short window to join the eclectic mix of the 72 yachts already entered....

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  • 05 Jul 2016 09:00:00
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Swish takes the double in Land Rover Winter Series drifter

The sun was out, but shame the wind didn't want to play ball for the penultimate pointscore race of the Land Rover Winter Series, forcing Principal Race Officer Denis Thompson to shorten the course when the wind fizzled out on Sydney Harbour....

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  • 03 Jul 2016 19:00:00
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