Sydney–Hobart yacht race

/sɪdni-ˈhoʊbat/ (say sidnee-'hohbaht)

noun
an annual ocean race conducted between Sydney and Hobart, commencing on Boxing Day; initiated by English naval captain John Illingworth in 1945.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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