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Andoo Comanche and Willow win 2022 SOLAS Big Boat Challenge 

Republished from Cursing Yacht Club. of Australia website // 06/12/2022 The John Winning Jr-skippered maxi yacht, Andoo Comanche, produced a masterclass of high-speed sailing to win Line Honours in the SOLAS Big Boat Challenge on Sydney Harbour today. Meanwhile, the Jim Cooney-skippered and owned Volvo 70 Willow was declared the overall winner. Under glorious sun and in southerly 15 …

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The human factor

It is no longer enough for an ambitious sailmaker to fil its ranks with famous names – to rule the world these days they have to be current stars of the sport. Something Doyle Sails ‘recruiters’ are very aware of…

Wild Joe takes third overall in the Rolex Middle Sea Race

While Eric de Turckheim’s HMYD 54 Teasing Machine claimed the Rolex Middle Sea Race’s main overall prize under IRC corrected time, with Jean-Pierre Barjon’s Botin Partners 65 Spirit of Lorina in second, it was Márton Józsa’s DSS-equipped Reichel/Pugh 60 Wild Joe that completed the podium after a tough race. The snakes and ladders continued throughout …

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