Tasmanian yachts at Hamilton Island

Tasmanian owned yachts Alive and Infinity have had an overall division win and a second at the Audi Hamilton Island Race Week sailed in the Whitsundays last week.. Derwent Sailing Squadron entrant Alive won the ORCi category of Rating Division A. Skippered by Duncan Hine, Alive won five of the seven races on ORCi ... More

Burton’s Tactics Win Gold

Australian sailors Tom Burton, Jason Waterhouse and Lisa Darmanin have etched their names into the Olympic sporting history books this morning, with success on the waters of Guanabara Bay. Tom Burton’s performance in the Laser showed tactics, grit and persistence that rewarded him with a Gold Medal. Going into the ... More

Cougar II impresses in CYCA Trophy Race

Skippered by Royal Yacht of Tasmania member Tony Lyall, the powerful TP52 placed third in IRC Division 1 and ORCi Division 1 and won the PHS division of the 27 nautical mile race in sloppy seas east of the Heads. Tasmania has two entrants in the Sydney Hobart this, with Rob Fisher’s Helsal 3 entered only in the ... More