73rd Bunbury and Return Ocean Race

       

 

73rd Bunbury and Return Ocean Race - Friday 12 February 2021

Passage race - 170 nautical miles of blue water racing from Fremantle to Bunbury and Return.
In partner with Koombana Bay Sailing Club, Bunbury. 
Part of the 44th Farrawa Cup Series, ORWA Blue Water Series and Siska Series.

 

Race Start - Friday 12 February 2021 at midday

The 170 nautical mile race starts in Fremantle and takes the fleet south to Koombana Bay . They turn around at a mark boat in Bunbury before heading north for the finish off South Mole in Fremantle. All yachts carry tracking devices which allows anyone to watch the race online or on their mobile device. In partnership with Koombana Bay Sailing Club in Bunbury. 

Current race record - 17h 42m 09s - Indian, Craig Carter, 29 January 2016

 

WATCH THE RACE REPLAY, USE THE SLIDER TO REWIND AND ENJOY THE ACTION AGAIN!

Use this link to open the race in a new window. 

 

MEDIA AND RESULTS

CLICK HERE to view a gallery of images by Drew Malcolm Photography

CLICK HERE to view the overall race results for Division One and Two

CLICK HERE to view the results for the race to the Bunbury turn

ENTRY LIST To view a list of race entrants please CLICK HERE. 

COMPETITOR INFORMATION

 

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO GO TO THE COMPETITOR INFORMATION PAGE

  • contains race documents and important information for competitors.

MEDIA FOR RACE FANS

 

PLEASE CLICK HERE TO GO TO THE SPECTATOR PAGE

  • handy information for anyone interested in the race. 
  • Media reports and links to social media. 

EMAIL SIGN UP

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP TO RACE INFORMATION

(we encourage spectators, crew and team supporters to sign up, anyone is welcome to subscribe to event news and your contact information will be deleted after the race is finished). 

 

 

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY

 

COMPETITOR BRIEFING:

Welcome Race and Weather Briefing - Thursday 11 February, 7pm at RFBYC. 

 

RACE START:

Race Start - Friday 12 February, warning signal at 1155.

 

TRACKER COLLECTION:

From midday on Wednesday 10 February until 7pm on Thursday 11 February.

 

PRESENTATION:

44th Farrawa Cup Series Presentation Evening - Friday 30 April at RFBYC. 

                                                            

 

YACHT TRACKING

WATCH THE RACE LIVE WITH YB TRACKING:

Follow the race for free.

On your mobile device using the YB Races app and online. 

Use the YB Tracking app on your smartphone or tablet. Free to view, just add the race 'Bunbury and Return 2021'.

 

     

SOCIAL MEDIA

Facebook - @RoyalFreshwaterBayYachtClub

Instagram - @rfbyc

Twitter - @RFBYC

Use our hashtags to share news:

#73BROR     #73BunburyRace

 
HISTORY

CLICK HERE to view the Race Records - Fastest Times

Current race record - 17h 42m 09s - Indian, Craig Carter, 29 January 2016

 

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