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2021 Historical 18 Footer Australian Championship

2021 Historical 18 Footer Australian Championship

February 14, 2021

By Bob Chapman, Sydney Flying Squadron. Main photo: Tangalooma and Top Weight crossing tacks in Race 1. Photo Bruce Kerridge. The 2021 Historic 18 Footer Australian Championship for the Galloping Ghost Trophy was conducted by the Sydney Flying Squadron (SFS) in conjunction with the…

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Kojiro Shiraishi takes 16th in Vendee Globe

Kojiro Shiraishi takes 16th in Vendee Globe

February 14, 2021

First Asian skipper ever to finish the Race Kojiro Shiraishi, the 53-year-old Japanese solo skipper of DMG MORI, crossed the finish line off Les Sables d’Olonne at 10:52:58hrs UTC this Thursday 11th February to take 16th place in the Vendée Globe…

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Super Sydney Harbour Regatta entry open

Super Sydney Harbour Regatta entry open

February 10, 2021

Four state championships and the addition of Super Group racing to Middle Harbour Yacht Club’s Sydney Harbour Regatta will intensify the kaleidoscope of colour and course area changes will spread the action around the natural amphitheatre of Sydney Harbour over the two-day series, March…

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Business Opportunity at Botany Bay YC

Business Opportunity at Botany Bay YC

February 9, 2021

After 10 years servicing the yachts and small boats of southern Sydney, Grant McKellar and Col Cole of Endeavour Marine Services are downing tools and moving on. Operating out of facilities at Botany Bay Yacht Club (BBYC), on Kogarah Bay, the…

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Spectacular Parade of Sail on the River Derwent

Spectacular Parade of Sail on the River Derwent

February 9, 2021

Mild weather and favourable breezes provided the perfect conditions for the 2021 Parade of Sail on the River Derwent. Over 120 boats of all sizes graced the harbour, sailing on a route to maximize viewing vantage points for the crowds of…

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Vendée Globe: Battle to the end on Biscay

Vendée Globe: Battle to the end on Biscay

February 9, 2021

After the finishes on Saturday, Jérémie Beyou in 13th and Romain Attanasio in 14th arriving in Les Sables d’Olonne’s channel at either end of the day, six more skippers are due to finish this week, among them France’s Arnaud Boissières  and Stéphane Le Diraison, Switzerland’s Alan…

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Adams 10 Rock Solid’s long-awaited nationals victory

Adams 10 Rock Solid’s long-awaited nationals victory

February 9, 2021

Rock Solid has faced 16 consecutive Adams 10 Australian championships and finally the Middle Harbour Yacht Club boat owned by Mitch Miller and Andy and Ben Gunton prevailed at Lake Macquarie, by the slimmest margin. The new Australian Adams 10 national champion beat the…

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Port Hacking Putters Regatta 2021

Port Hacking Putters Regatta 2021

February 8, 2021

In an era of high tech, high powered watercraft, boaties on Port Hacking dropped back a few gears on the weekend for the annual Port Hacking Putters Regatta; a gathering of old boats that have been lovingly preserved and restored.  “The event is about…