Helly Hansen joins Melbourne to Launceston Ocean Race

Helly Hansen joins Australia's oldest ocean race, partnering with the famous Melbourne to Launceston event starting on December 27, 2012. The winner receives the magnificent 60 Guinea, Rudder Cup, as pictured below.

First run in 1907 and then a few years of each decade until the 1960's, when it became an annual feature of the Australian Yachting calendar.

The Melbourne to Launceston is just perfect for Crews looking to get out of the bay and wet their feet for the first time using the Melbourne to Launceston as a thorough grounding in how to cross The Paddock.