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Bethwaite Memorial Trophy

Four years ago, Dad and I were the inaugural winners of the Bethwaite Memorial Trophy. Yesterday, I was there, but this time I didn’t race. Instead I took pictures and watched on while my brother-in-law, new to sailing, did his first race with my Dad. Was pretty…
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An adventure training with whales

Dad and I were training off Ulladulla Harbour today when a whale breached right next to us (within 20 metres) just out of the heads. We trimmed to avoid, and I grabbed the camera to get the second big tail slap! Very raw footage (and language, apologies to those who may be…
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T-Shirt Etiquette and other preparations...

What a week, and wow there is some action to come as well. To bring you up to my head spinning state… Last weekend I was in Western Australia for the WA Tasar State Championships at the venue for the Tasar 2015 World Champs. We had an awesome weekend in the…
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Adventures of a Sailor Girl #9

Awesome guests: Duncan MacGregor, a Paralympic aspirant who also does able bodied sailing; Lisa Darmanin, a member of the Australian Sailing Team, WD Sailing and Objective Champions; Ollie Hartas – who manages to flip the interview on host Nic Douglass, who also gives…
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Adventures of a Sailor Girl #2

A wrap of all of the Easter sailing adventures! Heather MacFarlane and Chris Payne on their Thailand adventure on the Fireball, Josh McKnight on his Moth NSW State Champs win, Darren “Twirler” Jones on his second at the IRC Nationals, Chris Eddes on his fifth at…