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  Thursday, 29 January 2015

Muddy waters for Olympic Sailors in 2016.

Well, muddy is the least of their problems if the current state of Guanabara Bay is anything to go by.
News > Sailing
  Tuesday, 20 January 2015

Race record safe for another year, Bunbury and Return

The Farrawa Cup Series concluded with the 67th Bunbury and Return Ocean Race over the weekend of 17-18 January. Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club is proud to host the annual event, WA's oldest blue water event. The 169 nautical mile race is rewarding and ch
News > Sailing
  Tuesday, 20 January 2015

Australian Nacra title winners

Bundaberg Sailing Club members successful at Aust. titles.
News > Sailing
  Thursday, 15 January 2015

From Slow to Whoa! Moth worlds challenge sailors

The international sailing communities eyes are on Sorrento Sailing Couta Boat Club in Victoria this week, as their favourite little boats are flying around the bay during in the 2015 Moth Worlds.
News > Sailing
  Wednesday, 7 January 2015

Light winds make for slow racing - Volvo Ocean Race

After a foggy start in Abu Dhabi earlier this week, the crews aboard Volvo Ocean 65's are still putting along very slowly in winds of 2 knots at most.
News > Sailing
  Saturday, 3 January 2015

Moth World Champs this weekend in Victoria.

Someone obviously turned on a very large light at the Sorrento Sailing Couta Boat Club in Victoria, because hundred of Moths are currently flying in from all over the world!
News > Sailing
  Sunday, 28 December 2014

Yachts prepare for a Sydney to Hobart to remember

Right now the crews of the 117 yachts entered in the Rolex Sydney to Hobart are hard at work, prepping for the journey down Australia's East coast, across Bass Strait to the Derwent River in Hobart.
News > Sailing
  Friday, 19 December 2014

Extreme 40's battle it out in Sydney

One of the sports most exciting classes of sailing, the Extreme 40 has just completed a year long series that took the fleet around the world, racing over 230 races in 8 locations, all culminating in an epic finale right here in Sydney.
News > Sailing
  Friday, 12 December 2014

Luxury Land Sailing in a 70's Trailer-Sailor

Have you ever wondered what would happen if you rigged your trailer-sailor on the ramp (like many do), and hoisted the sails? Would you be able to sail that trailer right down the ramp?
News > Sailing
  Friday, 5 December 2014

Shipwrecked on the Cargados Carajos - Team Vestas Wind

While belting along at 19 knots last week, the Volvo 60 Team Vestas Wind ran into the Cargados Carajos Shoals in the Indian Ocean, 430 km north east of Mauritius. Tearing the stern of the multi-million dollar boat to pieces and leaving the crew left stran
News > Sailing
  Friday, 5 December 2014

Glorious conditions enjoyed at the Rockingham Race Weekend

WA's offshore fleet was blessed with ideal conditions for the two-day Rockingham Race Weekend off the coast of Perth, WA. Hosted by Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club, the event is part of the Farrawa Cup Series.
News > Sailing
  Thursday, 27 November 2014

WA yachts gear up fo the Rockingham Race Weekend

Thirty one yachts are gearing up for the Rockingham Race Weekend, hosted by Royal Freshwater Bay Yacht Club. Contested off the coast of WA, racing will be on Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 November.
News > Sailing
  Thursday, 27 November 2014

Accountant sails faster than Sailor of the Year!

This week an accountant from New Zealand has one-upped Sailor of the Year, Jimmy Spithill in one of the most unique races ever seen in sailing.
News > Sailing
  Wednesday, 19 November 2014

Volvo Ocean Racers to Use Kites in Emergency

Gone are the days of brightly coloured storm sails in ocean racing, in this years Volvo Ocean Race, yachts will be using kiteboarding gear to get home!
News > Sailing
  Wednesday, 12 November 2014

Route Du Rhum record broken by 103ft Trimaran

After only 7 days at sea, 54 year old French Sailor Lo?ck Peyron has broken the race record in what is considered one of the most gruelling races on earth, the Route Du Rhumb.
News > Sailing
  Wednesday, 12 November 2014

Sydney to Mooloolaba Race: Notice of Race released

The 2015 Sydney to Mooloolaba Yacht Race Notice of Race has been released today by the event organisers Middle Harbour Yacht Club (MHYC) and the race partner club, Mooloolaba Yacht Club (MYC).
News > Sailing
  Thursday, 6 November 2014

Route Du Rhum Claims yachts big and small

It's barely three days into the epic Transatlantic race, the Route Du Rhum and already 17 of the 91 entrants have abandoned their race.
News > Sailing
  Wednesday, 5 November 2014

Entries Open for the 2015 MIlang Goolwa Freshwater Classic

During January, 2015

The worlds largest RC Yacht: Team Vodaphone

Team Vodaphone is being fitted out with some high tech radio controlled gear so it can be sailed via smartphone, over their new 4g network.

Sailors recognised in the Yachting Australia Awards 2014

Winners were announced, nominees were stoked to be there, and at the end of the night everybody left proud of the sport of sailing. But who won!
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