The fleet of 110 international yachts is in the final stage of preparations for the 71st edition of the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, which will start on Saturday, 26 December in Sydney Harbour.
Teams from 28 nations are gathering at the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia and the Race Village in the lead up to this iconic race, one of the highlights of the Australian sporting and social calendar.
Practice, planning and precision are key in preparing for this race, which is considered one of the most demanding offshore races in the world and will see the teams sail more than 628 Nautical Miles to the finish line in Hobart. JPK 10.80 Courrier Leon, skippered by Frenchman Géry…
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