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.
Summer Cruising Calendar 2014/15
Enjoy the splendour of cruising Tasmanian waterways in company with the great summer program of cruises coming up. Events include cruises up the East Coast of Tasmania, the Muir Winches navigation and seamanship trials, the Combined Clubs Camp fire Cruise and the RYCT Up River Cruise.
The full program of cruising can be downloaded HERE
Tasmanian sailors win on windy Port Phillip
The fresh weather sailing skills learned on obart’s River Derwent paid winning dividends for Tasmanian sailors Matt Bugg and Angus Calvert on their final day of racing at the ISAF World Cup/Sail Melbourne regatta.
Ian Outteridge and Iain Jensen winning the 49er class at the ISAF World Sailing Club on Melbourne's Port Phillip. Photo Jeff Crow.
Roger Hickman named CYCA Ocean Racer of the Year
Expat Tasmanian Roger Hickman has been named the Ocean Racer of the Year by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, at a gala cocktail party hosted at the Club this evening.
Roger Hickman, CYCA Ocean Racer of the Year. Photo CYCA.