Carlo Borlenghi's aerial view of the 68th Rolex Sydney Hobart start

Bird’s eye view of start of the 2012 Rolex Sydney Hobart, with cityscape in background
Carlo Borlenghi, one of the 68th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race official event photographers, gives an aerial perspective of the start. Enjoy!

Start day morning at the CYCA dock - 2012 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Crowds on South Head enjoy spectacular start to Rolex Sydney Hobart - 2012 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Fleet leaving Sydney Harbour after start of 68th Rolex Sydney Hobart - 2012 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

RAGAMUFFIN LOYAL plunging through steep chop on first afternoon - 2012 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Matt Allen's ICHI BAN heads south on Boxing Day - 2012 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Lithuanian yacht, AMBERSAIL, rounding the Rolex turning mark at the Sydney Heads - 2012 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

WILD OATS XI punches south shortly after leaving Sydney Harbour - 2012 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Wild Oats XI leads fleet out of harbour after start of 68th Rolex Sydney Hobart - 2012 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

Turbulent waters for fleet approaching Sydney Heads - 2012 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race

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