Rolex Sydney Hobart: 70th Anniversary Merchandise
We have a wide range of Rolex Sydney to Hobart Musto merchandise available at the club until Christmas, including children's wear. From the 27th December merchandise will be available to purchase from the Liaison Centre marquee at Kings Pier Marina.
The RYCT is also the only Tasmanian supplier of the Official Program for the RSHYR. With only a limited number available for purchase, you will need to get in early to avoid disappointment.
Waypoints of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
The 118 boat fleet in the 70th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race will pass some notable landmarks of their 628 nautical mile rhumbline course toHobart. Here are the major waypoints often used to describe the position of the yachts.
Cape Raoul towers above Storm Bay,
80-year-old Landfall to represent RYCT in 70th Sydney Hobart
The Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania will now be represented by six yachts in the 70th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, with the formerHobart based Landfall confirmed as sailing under the Club’s burgee.
Yawl-rigged, Landfall racing in 1953. Photo CYCA archives.
Cougar II, Whistler impress in S2H lead-up racing
RYCT entries for the 70th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, Cougar II and Whistler, sailed impressively off Sydney over the weekend in the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia’s Trophy Series of two ocean races.
Ichi Ban leading the fleet in yesterday's CYCA Trophy Race off Sydney. Photo Andrea Francolini.