This is Australia’s most iconic and watched sailing event of the year. Take part in the adventure of a life time and become one of the “Hobart” club. The race is not for the faint at heart with over 600nm of ocean sailing and of course the Bass Strait to contend with .This race will offer the sailor everything they ever wanted ,and more, from a true blue water racing event… just making the finish line is a thing to be proud of. This is not just a race, it’s the chance to be involved with an international sailing regatta at all levels.
What are the details?
Your training will take part from the beautiful waters of Mooloolaba where you will take the boat south on a passage to Sydney arriving in time to enjoy all the aspects of the regatta . You will practice all aspects of offshore yacht racing and learn your roles and how to handle the yacht in offshore conditions. During the training passage you will obtain the qualifying miles, and also help get the yacht ready for its Rolex Sydney to Hobart Race campaign. Once in Sydney there will be dockside tasks imperative to a successful offshore yacht race as well as join in on the shore side activities and the build up to the big day.
Training Week: 14 – 18 December
Race: 26th -30th Dec.