Sydney Hobart: Remembering the Race:
Sydney, Australia (December 31, 2017) – The 2017 Rolex Sydney Hobart will be remembered for many things: an astonishingly quick pace, a new record and a reversal of fortune in the contest for line honors. The race has served up a myriad of narratives that testify to the passion, commitment and pursuit of excellence typifying the participants.
The overall victory of Matt Allen and the crew of Ichi Ban, is just one of those stories. In a masterful performance by the 52-footer, she finished in one day, 19 hours to beat her closest rival by 30 minutes on corrected time. In so doing, owner Matt Allen completed a lifelong quest.
When the 102-boat fleet set out from Sydney on 26 Dec…
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VIDEO: 2017 Youth Worlds, China:
A roundup of the 2017 Youth Sailing World Championships held in Sanya, China.
Published on Dec 31, 2017…
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