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In the boy's Laser Radial, Zac Littlewood holds third place, after winning the first race.
They met the renowned Scotch College team in the best of five grand final with the overall result decided in just four races, Westminster claiming it 3-1.
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The month of August heralds in the biggest boat show in Australia and we take a look at what yachts are hot.
When the ranking list was started in 2005, there were 287 sailors taking part in qualifying events, now there are 540 - a growth rate of nearly 90 per cent.
Runners on the first peak, a 26 mile run to the summit of Snowdon, suffered from sunburn and dehydration.
Class A competitors were sent on a 155-mile zig-zag course off the Dutch North Sea coast with a scoring gate planned at 70 miles, while the Class B & C competitors raced a 135-mile long course with a scoring gate set at 60 miles.
The 17 man squad includes nine Americans and eight sailors from Australia, New Zealand, Great Britain and Argentina.
Designed by Marc Lombard, the 410 benefits from all the latest advances in technology.
The parallel hybrid IPS is currently in early stage development, with the system being validated at the company’s test center in Gothenburg, and a test boat planned to enter sea trials in early 2020.
Ian Douglas, from Jeanneau’s Queensland sail dealer Mooloolaba Yacht Brokers, has just returned from France where he handed over a new Jeanneau 64 to her owners preparing for a Mediterranean cruise.
Micron AP ensures consistent antifouling performance without the build-up of old paint.
Shell Cove, south of Wollongong, will reserve 15 to 30 berths, including multihull berths, for use by cruisers travelling north or south.