North Sails NEWS

December 19, 2018


2019 Sydney-Hobart

© Kurt Arrigo / Rolex Sydney Hobart

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 12:30pm AEDT on Boxing Day with special guest commentary. Tune in!
  • If you are not in AEST, follow the race at to stay up to date with live news announcements.
  • 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 tune-in to Race Committee Officials announcements.
  • More details spectating and following the race can be found here.

See you on Sydney Harbor Wednesday, December 25th!

Stay tuned by visiting North Sails Australia’s Local Loft Page for race news, client success stories, and get the full scoop on our clients at the finish.