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DateTitle - Author / Summary
 Posted On Tuesday, July 17, 2018
2019 Race Dates Announced 
The 2019 Marblehead to Halifax Ocean Race will begin on Sunday July 7th 2019 so please mark your calendars so we see you on the start line.
 Posted On Friday, July 21, 2017
RNSYS Reception and Prize Ceremony 
A memorable edition of the Marblehead to Halifax Ocean Race wrapped with a reception and prize ceremony at the Royal Nova Scotia Yacht Squadron on Thursday, July 13, 2017.
 Posted On Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Halifax Crew Captures First in Largest Division of 2017 
The crew of Airborne IV wins first in PHR overall and first in PHR-4.
New Marblehead to Halifax Course Record Set by Prospector 
Prospector crossed the finish line Monday evening with a new course record of 28 hours 28 minutes and 50 seconds.
 Posted On Monday, July 10, 2017
And they are off! 
The skies were fair and winds out of the southwest averaging 10 knots to start the 2017 biennial edition of the race.
 Posted On Sunday, July 09, 2017
Race to Halifax Starts Today! 
Hear from several racers and officials on the video preview
 Posted On Thursday, June 29, 2017
Love Story 
When it comes to “The Halifax,” Arthur Love can claim dual citizenship. At 83, he is the longest living member of the Boston Yacht Club...
 Posted On Sunday, May 14, 2017
Practice, Practice, Practice 
Canada’s 2016 offshore sailor of the year, Stuart McCrea and crew on the J-120 Deviation had a big year in 2016, taking home the trophy for the best results for a Canadian boat in the Newport-Bermuda Race. It will be a tough act to follow as they prepare for the MHOR
 Posted On Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Ten member crew is “all in the family”. 
Seventy-three year old Brad Willauer has been participating since he was a teenager, usually working the foredeck on someone else’s boat. Now, after participating in MHOR at least ten times, he will be skipper of his own crew for the first time in this event in July. PHOTO CREDIT: Daniel Forster/Talbot Wilson/PPL
 Posted On Tuesday, February 14, 2017
9 Races of Halifax Memories 
Twenty-three years ago I participated in my first MHOR driving my Frers 36, Achiever. The fact that I am here writing this article is testimony to our surviving that race, but it was a close run affair.
 Posted On Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Steele Auto Group Signs on as Title Sponsor 
A prominent Atlantic Canadian company is the 2017 title sponsor. Steele Auto Group is based in Halifax and owns 17 dealerships in the region.
 Posted On Monday, August 15, 2016
New Website Launched To Support The 2017 Race. 
We've upgraded our website with a new design and more imagery of the race.
 Posted On Tuesday, July 07, 2015
Spookie Claims Line Honors 
Steve Benjamin's Spookie, a Carkeek HP 40 was the first boat across the line in Halifax at 18:34:25.
 Posted On Monday, July 06, 2015
Photos and Videos of the 2015 Start 
We have some great aerial video and photos of every boat organized by division.