Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness

Rupert Guinness is a Sports Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

Cycling

Steele von Hoff stays cool to seize moment and turn silver into gold

Steele von Hoff

Rupert Guinness Steele von Hoff showed how winning bike races can be as much about having the gumption to seize opportunity as having the strength to make the best of them at the Australian road championships on...

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Cycling

Cadel Evans rolls back the years for crack at national road title

Cadel Evans

Rupert Guinness Cadel Evans will race in the Australian road championship on Sunday, his first appearance in the event in nine years.

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Cycling

Michael Hepburn hits high road to clinch time-trial title

Craig Hollaway

Rupert Guinness Orica-GreenEDGE member wins championship at Burrumbeet, near Ballarat.

Cycling

Cycling: Cadel Evans will race in Australian road championship

Cadel Evans

Rupert Guinness Tour winner's manager says he has been training near his home at Barwon Heads.

Hepburn clocks first major win of road cycling career in Orica-GreenEDGE colours

Rupert Guinness When Michael Hepburn began his adaptation from being a track rider to a professional road cyclist two years ago, he was destined for big things.

Cycling

Cyclist Simon Gerrans ready to let teammate Simon Clarke take the lead

Gerrans

Rupert Guinness Simon Gerrans knows the time is coming when he and Orica-GreenEDGE teammate Simon Clarke will undergo a role reversal.

Cycling

Luke Durbridge fit and well for Drapac battle at Australian road cycling championships

Luke Durbridge.

Rupert Guinness Luke Durbridge says he and his Orica-GreenEDGE teammates are ready to take on the new-look Australian Drapac squad in a fresh rivalry that should start at the Australian road championships in...

Sailing

Victoire declared Sydney to Hobart winner

The winning yacht Victoire.

Rupert Guinness Sydney plastic surgeon Darryl Hodgkinson's Victoire declared the Sydney to Hobart's overall winner.

Sailing

Smaller Sydney to Hobart craft run for safety of ports from harrowing 'boat-breaking' sea

SOUTHERN EXCELLENCE II, Sail No: AUS03, Bow No: 03, Owner: Andrew Wenham, Skipper: Andrew Wenham, Design: Jones Volvo 70, LOA (m): 21.5, State: NSW off Tasman Island Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. Credits are to ROLEX/Daniel Foster or ROLEX/Carlo Borlanghi.

Rupert Guinness So much for the calm and quiet at sea in this year's Sydney to Hobart.

Sailing

Sydney to Hobart: Bring on the raiders, say Wild Oats XI crew

Mark Richards

Rupert Guinness Wild Oats XI skipper Mark Richards and tactician Iain Murray have called on those foreigners plotting a raid for Sydney to Hobart line honours to bring it on after their boat won for a...

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Cycling

Cadel Evans must negotiate plenty of roadblocks before appearance, writes Rupert Guinness

Fairfax Media writer

Rupert Guinness Will Cadel Evans race in the Australian road championships next month?

Sailing

Sydney to Hobart: small yachts bow out as bad weather strikes

Wedgetail.

Rupert Guinness So much for the calm and quiet at sea in this year's Sydney to Hobart.

Sailing

Sydney to Hobart: Sunday proves tough for smaller boats in fleet

WEDGETAIL, Sail No: AUS11888, Bow No: 18, Owner: Bill Wild, Skipper: Bill Wild, Design: Reichel Pugh 55, LOA (m): 16.8, State: QLD

Rupert Guinness Tough conditions in the Sydney to Hobart took their toll on the fleet that trailed line honours winner Wild Oats XI.

Sailing

Sydney to Hobart 2013: Wild Oats XI in record-equalling seventh triumph but strong winds are on the way

Wild Oats XI

Rupert Guinness While talk of the trials and tribulations of this year's Sydney to Hobart will continue for days - if not months and weeks - there were two burning questions as the race for line honours was won and...

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Sailing

Wild Oats XI challenged to take on international boats next year

Wild Oats races to a record-equalling seventh win in the Sydney Hobart on Saturday.

Rupert Guinness Bob Oatley challenged to return and take on big boats that are expected next year.

Sailing

Wild Oats XI owner Bob Oatley dared to defeat foreign maxis next year

Bob Oatley

Rupert Guinness Bob Oatley, the owner of seven-time Sydney to Hobart line-honours winner Wild Oats XI, promised to return with his super maxi and take on the larger field of international big boats that are expected...

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Sailing

Anthony Bell says Perpetual Loyal can still win the Sydney to Hobart race

Anthony Bell

Rupert Guinness Perpetual Loyal owner and skipper Anthony Bell believes his new maxi can still win Sydney to Hobart line honours, despite having conceded the race lead in light conditions that ''technically'' should...

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Sailing

At 86, Syd Fischer still takes it up to the big names in Sydney to Hobart

Rupert Guinness Syd Fischer may be the oldest competitor in the Sydney to Hobart but he showed he is as sharp as ever as day two at sea drew to an end on Friday.

Sailing

Wild Oats XI takes lead from Perpetual Loyal in 2013 Sydney to Hobart

Wild Oats during the start of the Sydney to Hobart yacht ocean race 2014.

Rupert Guinness Perpetual Loyal skipper believes his new maxi can still win honours, despite having conceded the race lead.

Syd Fischer still takes it up to the big names in Sydney to Hobart

Syd Fischer

Rupert Guinness Syd Fischer may be the oldest competitor in the Sydney to Hobart but he showed he is as sharp as ever as day two at sea drew to an end on Friday.