MySail Sail Racing News - Sailing & Yachting News From Around The Web
MySail Sail Racing News - Sailing & Yachting News From Around The Web

Happy Wednesday sailors,

The entries are now open for the 2021 Audi Centre Sydney Bluewater Pointscore. The prominent offshore sailing series includes the Noakes Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race on 31 July, four smaller offshore races throughout September to December, and the iconic Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race on 26 December, 2021.

If you’re looking for crew or wanting to crew in any of these races, head to the race page in MySail to find crew or register your interest.

Check out the latest sail racing news and stories from around the web below.

Until next week, happy sailing ️😊⛵
Deb Dalziel
Founder, MySail

NEWS

Sailing News from Around the Web

Entries open for 2021 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Excitement is building for the return of the historic Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, with entries now open for the 77th edition of ocean racing’s ‘Everest’.

From MySail News | Read full article.

https://news.mysail.team/sailing-news/entries-open-for-2021-rolex-sydney-hobart-yacht-race/

Entries open for Audi Centre Sydney Blue Water Pointscore

The Cruising Yacht Club of Australia is now welcoming entries for the 2021/22 Audi Centre Sydney Blue Water Pointscore.

From MySail News | Read full article.

https://news.mysail.team/sailing-news/entries-open-for-audi-centre-sydney-blue-water-pointscore/

Beginners Guide: Preparing for a Crew Position in the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race

This article from the archives provides some tips for sailors who are interested to get into ocean racing, or working towards getting their first crewing position for the iconic Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

From MySail News | Read full article.

https://news.mysail.team/yacht-racing/beginners-guide-preparing-crew-position-rolex-sydney-hobart-yacht-race/

AC37 Host Nation Uncertain Following Funding Discussions

During the three-month exclusive negotiating period between New Zealand agencies and ETNZ, they have not been able to reach a conclusion that works for all parties. All three parties have worked through these discussions with the best of intentions to see the AC37 hosted in Auckland, and they have not been able to reach agreement by the expiration of the exclusive period.

From MySail News | Read full article.

https://news.mysail.team/sailing-news/ac37-host-nation-uncertain-following-funding-discussions-in-nz/

John Winning, One of ‘The Big Three’

There have been many champion competitors, builders, designers and administrators involved with the 129-year-old sport of 18 footers racing, but three men with the foresight, positive thinking and financial wisdom to promote the 18s to the masses, stand out as the real champions of the sport. Mark Foy, James J Giltinan and John Winning.

From MySail News | Read full article.

https://news.mysail.team/sailing-news/john-winning-one-of-the-big-three/

Record Tumbles as Cool Cats and Tris Join in for Airlie Beach Race Week

With entries not due to close until Monday 2 August, Airlie Beach Race Week has already reached an unprecedented high of 139 boats, outstripping the event’s record of 133 in 2016 and more than doubled those of 2020 when COVID interfered.

From MySail News | Read full article.

https://news.mysail.team/sailing-news/record-tumbles-as-cool-cats-and-tris-join-in-for-airlie-beach-race-week/