Locked and loaded

Last year’s overall winner and the record-breaking line honours victor are among the quality 110 entries received by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia (CYCA) for the 2017 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

Speed setting

One of the world’s best IRC racing yachts has used a big race in Asia to tune-up for her Rolex Sydney Hobart campaign.

Summer job

Tom Slingsby is trying to reprise the spirit of Australia II’s epic 1983 America’s Cup victory, devoting this summer to weld together a locally-backed Aussie team to challenge in New Zealand in 2021.

Medal for Meech

Sam Meech won his first World Cup regatta yesterday in Gamagori and wants to be in a position where he’s fighting for the title on a regular basis.