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Sydney to Hobart by the numbers

AAP logoAAP 25/12/2016 Adrian Warren

SYDNEY HOBART YACHT RACE BY THE NUMBERS

*Size of 2016 fleet: 89

*Biggest fleet: 371 (1994, the 50th race)

*Most line honours wins: Wild Oats XI - Eight

*Most overall wins: Freya - Three

*Line honours record time: Wild Oats XI - One day 18 hours, 23 minutes, 12 seconds (2012)

* Slowest time: Wayfarer - 11 days, six hours, 20 minutes (1945)

*Closest finish: Condor of Bermuda beat Apollo by seven seconds (1982)

*Most races by any boat: Bacardi - 28

*Most races by an individual: Tony Cable - 50

*Most races by a woman: Adrienne Cahalan - 24

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