Commonly known as the Westcoaster, the Melbourne to Hobart Ocean Yacht Race also known as M2H commences from Port Phillip, Victoria and concludes in Hobart, Tasmania.It is run by the Ocean Racing Club of Victoria.. The race across Bass Strait is the fifth oldest ocean race in the world still being contested, predating the Fastnet by nearly 20 years and the Sydney Hobart by four decades. Lord Jiminy has used tactical nous to take line honours in the Melbourne to Devonport yacht race. God bless Hobart-Sydney; God bless Melbourne to Devonport��� Tasmanian yacht Alive is presented the Tattersall Cup as the overall winner of the 2018 Sydney Hobart Yacht race on handicap. Picture: RICHARD JUPE. It is with great regret that the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia announces that the 76th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race ��� The race is run in conjunction with the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania, and is widely considered to be one of the most difficult yacht ��� Congratulations to overall winner Hobart-based team, Detail First, the provisional winner with an IRC corrected elapsed time of 1 day, 22 hours, 49 minutes and 18 seconds. The Sydney to Hobart yacht race has been canceled for the first time in its history, with organizers admitting border restrictions forced by Sydney���s new coronavirus outbreak made it impossible to stage the race. Depths shown by bathymetric tints. Guillaume Leroux's Class 40 boat crossed the finish line at ��� Melbourne to Hobart Westcoaster 2021 | Yacht Race Arguably Australia���s most challenging ocean race, the Melbourne to Hobart starts from Portsea Pier on 27th December each year. Map of Tasmania and southeast Australia, from Sydney to Wilsons Promontory, showing course of the Sydney-Hobart Yacht Race, Melbourne to Hobart Yacht Race (commonly known as the Westcoaster) and Melbourne to Devonport Yacht Race. Pleased to attend the 14th Tasports Launceston to Hobart Yacht Race Prize Presentations today on behalf of Elise Archer MP at the Derwent Sailing Squadron Inc. ��듸�� ����. Launceston to Hobart Yacht Race 2020. The Launceston to Hobart Yacht Race began at Beauty Point on 27th De... c 2020, with the iconic race of the Tasmanian sailing calendar celebrating its 14th edition in style as the fleet sail the 285 nautical mile race along the rugged northern and eastern coastline of Tasmania. Mersey Yacht Club (MYC) is the host club in Devonport, Tasmania, the destination of the race.. Sponsors. Congratulations to Launceston to Hobart Yacht Race Line Honours Winner Alive, ... TasPorts is a state-owned company responsible for eleven Tasmanian ports and the Devonport Airport. Doyle powered yachts Alive Yachting claimed line honours in record time and Detail First crowned the overall winner. The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is an annual event hosted by the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, starting in Sydney, New South Wales on Boxing Day and finishing in Hobart, Tasmania.The race distance is approximately 630 nautical miles (1,170 km). The race record of 19 hours 32 minutes and 56 seconds was set by Prowler in 1998, but Extasea could beat that mark by hours. 2017 Melbourne to Hobart Westcoaster and Melbourne to Devonport ocean yacht race start Ocean Racing Club of ... Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race ��� Yacht Tracker - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race Year 2021 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995 1994 1993 1992 1991 1990 1989 1988 1987 1986 1985 1984 1983 1982 1981 1980 1979 1978 1977 1976 1975 1974 1973 1972 1971 1970 1969 1968 1967 1966 1965 1964 1963 1962 1961 1960 1959 ��� Guillaume Leroux���s Class 40 boat crossed the finish line at 10.45am AEDT on Monday. Alive, a ��� With both the Sydney Hobart and Melbourne to Hobart races cancelled in 2020, it was the only interstate offshore yacht race in Australia over the Christmas period. Paul Buchholz's Cookson 50 Extasea is on track to claim line honours and smash the 22-year-old race record in the Melbourne to Devonport yacht race. devonport yacht club 25 KING EDWARD PARADE, DEVONPORT, AUCKLAND 0744, NEW ZEALAND PHONE +64 (0)9 445 0048 | EMAIL firstname.lastname@example.org | FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK We are a vertically integrated organisation, providing a diverse range of port ��� Lord Jiminy has used tactical nous to take line honours in the Melbourne to Devonport yacht race. The Ocean Racing Club of Victoria Inc is the Organising Authority for the race.. Race Finishing Club. Extasea hit the front just 1600m into the race, which kicked off in Portsea on Sunday morning, and was the first yacht to turn south through the Port Phillip Heads. The iconic Sydney to Hobart yacht race has been cancelled for the first time in its history, with organisers admitting border restrictions forced by Sydney's coronavirus outbreak made it impossible to stage. "Caution. Melbourne to Devonport (Rudder Cup) Ocean Race Supporters Race Organising Authority. It was not a 100-foot supermaxi with a crew of 20 that took line honours in this seasons only interstate yacht race after the glitzy Sydney to Hobart ��� The Sydney to Hobart yacht race has been cancelled after the Tasmanian government's decision to impose a 14-day quarantine period for travellers from ��� Alive makes late switch to Launceston to Hobart Yacht Race 2 weeks ago Hobart , Launceston , Sports , Sydney , Tasmania Leave a comment 13 Views Tasmanian boat Alive is a late entrant in this year's Launceston to Hobart Yacht Race having made a last-ditch switch from the cancelled Sydney to Hobart. SYDNEY (AP) ��� The Sydney to Hobart yacht race has been canceled for the first time in its history, with organizers admitting border restrictions forced by Sydney���s new coronavirus outbreak made it impossible to stage the race. Tasmania reimposes NSW travel restrictions as cluster grows, ��� Yacht Alive taking line honours in the 2020 Launceston to Hobart yacht race in record time. Posted on 26 Dec 2020 Race record predicted for "Rudder Cup" Yacht Race The Melbourne to Devonport Race should enjoy a fast start With the remnants of a northerly wind pattern likely near Mornington Peninsular tomorrow (Dec 27), the 22 starters in the Ocean Racing Club of Victoria's Melbourne to Devonport Race should enjoy a fast start. Tasmania Bakeries will be providing hot National Pies to our race crews, volunteers and ��� Families, friends and the media can follow along with the action, including replays, boat and crew bio's with hero photos. Whilst the 2020 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race has unfortunately been cancelled, sailors and fans alike can still take part in the Great Race through Virtual Regatta. ... Punter numbers may have been capped but the atmosphere at this year���s Devonport Cup saw the Tasmanian summer racing carnival go off with a ��� The 14th Launceston to Hobart Yacht Race is set to sail; Oskana crew eying Launceston to Hobart; Categories. The Melbourne to Devonport will be the only interstate race this summer, with the COVID-19 pandemic forcing the cancellation of the Sydney-to-Hobart as well as smaller races. Yacht racing and rally organises now have a very cost effective way to provide a public race map. Paul Buchholz's Cookson 50 Extasea is on track to claim line honours and smash the 22-year-old race record in the Melbourne to Devonport yacht race.