What is the record for the Sydney to Hobart yacht race?
In 2017, the race record was set by LDV Comanche to one day, 9 hours, 15 minutes and 24 seconds.
Where does Sydney to Hobart yacht race start from?
Every Boxing day since 1945, Sydney Harbour has hosted the start of the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race . An arduous journey 628 nautical miles south to Constitution Dock in Hobart .
Where can I watch the Sydney Hobart Race?
If you only plan on watching the start, and don’t wish to follow the fleet, then stick to the western side of the harbour. Good vantage points for spectator boats include Taylors Bay, Chowder Bay, Obelisk Bay and North Head on the west and Rose Bay, Watsons Bay, Camp Cove and South Head to the east.
What do you get for winning the Sydney to Hobart?
The perpetual trophies include: The George Adams Tattersall Cup – for the overall winner on IRC rating corrected time, together with a Tattersall Medal for each member of the crew of the winning boat. Adrienne Cahalan Trophy – for female sailors who have competed in 20 Sydney Hobart Yacht Races.
Who owns Comanche sailboat?
What is a super maxi?
supermaxi (plural supermaxis) A type of very large sailing yacht, typically used for racing, having a waterline length greater than 90 feet.
Where is the Sydney to Hobart finish line?
Is Sydney to Hobart on TV?
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Is the Sydney to Hobart televised?
For those who can’t get to watch the live broadcast of the start of the Race on the Seven Network across Australia, Seven West Media will webcast the program. You can also watch a webcast of the live broadcast on the home page of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race website.
Who is winning the Sydney to Hobart 2019?
How many super maxi yachts are there?
Over 16,000 have been built over the last 30 years. Current production consists of the Maxi 1200, Maxi 1300 and the Swedish Match 40.
Who won the 2018 Sydney to Hobart?
Wild Oats XI
Who won the Sydney Hobart Yacht Race?
Roger Sturgeon’s STP65 Rosebud, from the USA, was declared the overall winner of the 63rd Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.