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Applications now open for the CYCA Youth Sailing Academy Winter Squads

Since 1993, the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Youth Sailing Academy has excelled in developing youth sailors into world class sailors with graduates going on to represent Australia in the America’s Cup, Olympic Games and Volvo Ocean Race. ...

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  • 09 Mar 2017 13:00:00
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FEBRUARY 2017

CYCA dominates at CentrePort Wellington International Youth Match Racing Championship

In a gripping display of determination, 17 year old, Finn Tapper has won his first international youth match racing regatta this week in Wellington, at the CentrePort International. Representing the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, the young team of Tom Grimes, Nick Thyne & Paddy Dawson held a 17 race consecutive winning streak after only losing their first two matches throughout the four day competition. ...

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  • 27 Feb 2017 11:11:00
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Steady start for CYCA at the CentrePort Youth Match Racing Regatta

Day 1 saw a long day on the water in 20 knots of breeze coming from the South, but a whole round robin was completed. ...

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  • 24 Feb 2017 08:38:00
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Grimes starts off strong at the NESPRESSO Youth International Regatta

Day one of the NESPRESSO Youth International Match Race Cup saw lead changes, wind shifts and the unwelcome rain! The regatta hosted by the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron (RNZYS) got off to a late start with the teams left on dry land for the morning. Until the wind filled in at 1130, and all 13 teams docked out to start the days’ racing. ...

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  • 17 Feb 2017 09:23:00
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Price finishes fifth at the Warren Jones Regatta

Racing at the Warren Jones started on time on day four, on the now familiar shifty Easterly course in 5 - 8 knots with streaky puffs and plenty of taxing shifts. Late in the afternoon the breeze shifted into the South allowing for a more traditional longer course with fewer boundaries....

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  • 03 Feb 2017 12:27:00
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Racing heats up at the Warren Jones Regatta in Perth

The sun came out for racing on day three of the Warren Jones Regatta as the second round robin began. The southerly gradient wind was more unstable today than previous days, with bigger shifts and pulses throughout the day. Price had a solid day, to take three wins from four races against Hodgson, Boulden and Dargaville. ...

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  • 02 Feb 2017 11:22:00
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Intense racing and penalties galore on day two of the Warren Jones

Racing continued on day two at the Warren Jones Youth Match Racing Regatta in an overcast and shifty south easterly breeze on the Swan River. The breeze pulsed between 5 and 10 knots and got shiftier throughout the day, making for intense racing. Price and team are currently sitting in 5th position after the conclusion of round robin one, on six points....

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  • 01 Feb 2017 10:22:00
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JANUARY 2017

Warren Jones Regatta takes off in Perth CBD

For the first time ever, the Warren Jones International Youth Match Racing Regatta will be contested on Perth waters, right in front of Perth’s brand new development, Elizabeth Quays, with the aim to allow more spectators to view the racing from Perth’s shore and skyline. ...

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  • 31 Jan 2017 10:22:00
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CYCA Youth Sailing Academy announces 2017 Regatta schedule

The CYCA Youth Sailing Academy is pleased to announced their regatta schedule for 2017. Once again the schedule will include six match racing events ranging from local Grade 5 events beginning in June through to the season finale in November, the World Sailing Grade 2 Musto International Youth Match Racing Championship....

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  • 27 Jan 2017 15:00:00
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Harry Price leads the CYCA team in upcoming Warren Jones International Youth Regatta

The New Year marks possibly the most exciting period of the year for match racing, for the CYCA Youth Sailing Academy sailors. Harry Price and his team will compete in the first major event for 2017, the Warren Jones International Youth Regatta later this month. ...

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  • 16 Jan 2017 11:17:00
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