North Sails LOFT NEWS


Sydney to Hobart

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Want to get a piece of the action? Here are some insider tips on how you can catch the start of the race on Boxing Day and follow your favorite teams.

  • Be at the epicenter of the main event. Race villages are set up in Sydney and in Hobart to catch the beginning and the end of the race.

  • Australia’s Local Network 7 News will be broadcasting a 90 minute program starting at 12:30 AEST on Boxing Day. Tune in!

  • If you are not in AEST, follow the race at to stay up to date with live news announcements. You can also follow the race at .

  • Track the entire fleet, or just one boat. See how fast teams are traveling and how far they have to go to get to the finish line.

  • If you’ve got a boat, you’ve got front row seats to all the action. Just remember to stay clear of the exclusion zone and listen to Race Committee Officials to find out what’s happening.

See you on Sydney Harbor Tuesday, December 26th!

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