The 2020 Rolex Sydney Hobart regatta will be raced in Virtual Regatta
While the 2020 Rolex Sydney Hobart Regatta has been canceled, sailors and fans will be able to participate through the virtual regatta.
The official game of the Rolex Sydney Hobart is on its way, and the epic journey can be embarked upon from the comfort of your home. Virtual Regatta is an engaging online sailing simulation game that plays the 628 nautical miles in real time, experiencing the current weather and sea conditions.
Last year, the 2019 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race virtual regatta attracted more than 41,000 competitors.
The top ranked Rolex Sydney Hobart 2020 competitor will win a fabulous prize package. See awards here
Participating is easy, simply register for free at virtual regatta or your favorite app store, then configure your boat and select your sails.
The race begins at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 26.
The successful partnership between Virtual Regatta and CYCA has made the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race increasingly popular with the online sailing community, as well as making it more accessible for the public to join in the fun.