Offshore Yachting : December January 2008
31l34l38l42l47l52 European Quality & Performance at an Affordable Price Harmony 38 Esprit Vintage Limited Edition arrives early 2008! SMART YACHTS FOR SMART SAILORS H47 H47 New to the Australian and New Zealand market, Harmony Yachts present a unique combination of European Quality & Performance at an Affordable Price. By combining the most advanced production techniques of any yacht available today with superb design, the Harmony range is the most exciting yacht on the market. Described as a true cruiser-racer the in the over 40' league, the Harmony 42 delivers on great handling, comfort and performance. Call us for a test sail today, to see why the Harmony range is better value than the competition. B&H Marine Exclusive Importers and Distributors Australia & New Zealand Gibson Marina l Bayview Sydney NSW 2104 Ph: 02 9997 2422 email@example.com www.harmonyyachts.com.au NOONMARK VI SAIL NO: GBR5698R LOA: 17.19m CLASS: IRC DESIGNER: German Frers (ARG) YEAR BUILT: 1998 TYPE: Swan 56 NO. OF HOBARTS: 0 OWNER: Sir Geoffrey Mulcahy CLUB: Royal Thames Yacht Club, Royal Southern Yacht Club, UK CREW: G Mulcahy, M Gilburt, I Henderson, J Makila (1), S Quarrie (2), R Fryer (1), G Street, N Wilcox, S Baldock, P Lewis Noonmark is one of the most successful Swan yachts competing on the international racing circuit. Since her launch in 1998 she has raced regularly in the Caribbean, Europe and America, and together with her experienced crew has achieved consistently impressive results. In September last year, Noonmark began a round the world cruise to be interspersed with racing in new and distant locations, with the Rolex Sydney Hobart being the major goal for 2007. OCEAN SKINS SAIL NO: G147 LOA: 14.3m CLASS: PHS DESIGNER: Jim Inglis (AUS) YEAR BUILT: 1994 TYPE: Inglis 47 NO. OF HOBARTS: 3 OWNER: Tony Fowler CLUB: Royal Geelong Yacht Club, VIC CREW: T Fowler (3), P Anderson (4), A Gage (3), C Wallace (1), J Boyle (2), P Kelly (2), D Kelly (2) D Laurie (2), A Dowd Ocean Skins is a timber-hulled sistership to Grant Wharington's first Wild Thing. This is her third year of campaigning by her present owner, Tony Fowler, who was named CYCA Ocean Racing Rookie of the Year in 2005. Ocean Skins finished 6th overall on PHS in the 2004 Rolex Sydney Hobart and 1st in PHS division A last year. ONE FOR THE ROAD SAIL NO: N9 LOA: 11.21m CLASS: IRC DESIGNER: Scott Jutson (AUS) YEAR BUILT: 2003 TYPE: Northshore 37 NO. OF HOBARTS: 0 OWNER: Kym Butler CLUB: Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club, NSW CREW: K Butler (1), A Butler (1), A Kiely (1), J McGlasuan, M McDonald, A Robinson, G Bulmer, B Fawkes Following a short summer program sailing out of the Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club, One for the Road completed its debut ocean race, the July Audi Sydney Gold Coast, under new owner Kym Butler. Kym and son Anthony last competed in the 1998 Sydney Hobart when Anthony was just 16 years old - and they are both hoping for a smoother ride south this trip.
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