22 Dec '12, 5am

The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is like Neapolitan Icecream

The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race is like Neapolitan Icecream

Yes. In a lot of ways, this classic of ocean races can be likened to a tub of Australia's famous Peters Neapolitan ice cream. You get three flavours inside the one experience, you see. There’s the start to the turning mark of South Head, the run down to Tasman Island and then the reset to get across Storm Bay and ultimately, up the Derwent River. And that all makes for Chocolate, Strawberry and Vanilla neatly arranged for you to then choose which you like the most. For Skippers, crews and the all important Navigator, whether you end up with the chocolates, or just boiled lollies, is a function of where you are on the track, relative to the competition and how the weather pattern has played out across the vast spectrum of hull speeds inherent in a fleet of such varying hull types. LtoR: Sam Haynes (Celestial), Matt Allen (Ichi Ban), Andrew Saies (Two True), Mike Broughton...

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Sydney Hobart forecast evolving

Sydney Hobart forecast evolving

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