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Audi Hamilton Island Race Week - a look back, one week on

One week on, I cannot help but look back at the fantastic week that was Audi Hamilton Island Race Week 2016. Below you will find videos from the presentation night including speeches from Karl Kwok (Beau Geste) and Matt Owen (Onyx), a catch up with Stephen Barlow from the…
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MC38 Nationals 2016: Final result closer than close!

A three-way tie for first that was decided on a countback… You can’t get racing much closer than that! Chats with David Chapman, tactician of double-defending team Ginger as well as his skipper Leslie Green, John Bacon the skipper of Dark Star and his…
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MC38 Nationals 2016: Day 2 was addictive!

Day 2 of racing for the MC38 Nationals was just addictive. Tactical and tight, all the way around the track, and man was it great to be in amongst the action (plenty of on water footage!). Today I spoke with Murray Gordon, the tactician from Vino, a new team for him after…
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MC38 Nationals 2016: Day 1 interviews and on water action

What a day… a broken and a severed finger tip (hugs Peter and Tommy), broaches galore, and as you might have guessed, plenty of breeze for day 1 at the MC38 National Championships from Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club. Interviews and on board action with Will Tiller of…
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MC38 Nationals 2016: An adventure with Dark Star

The MC38 Nationals kick off in Australia from today through until Sunday, and I jumped at the chance to have a sail with Dark Star in their final training session before the event! What an amazing (and seriously gorgeous) boat ! Can’t wait to be on the ground, and on…