YENDIS bowman prepares the headsail for a raise in Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race
While many Americans are hitting the malls on December 26th looking for bargains, 100 competitors will be leaving Syndney harbour enroute to the start of the 65th Rolex Sydney Hobart Race.
Beneteau will be well represented in the annual classic as eleven Beneteau's ranging in size from 37 feet to 50 feet will be racing as well. Among these competitors will be three new First 40s.
Click on the 'boat name' for a bio on the competing Beneteau sailboats.
Boat Name Sail No. Origin Type
Auch A44 TAS Beneteau First 44.7
Balance 7771 NSW Beneteau First 45
Chancellor 7407 NSW Beneteau First 40.7
Holy Cow! 6797 NSW Beneteau Oceanis 50
Imagination 35 NSW First 47.7
Kioni 6146 NSW Beneteau First 47.7
Livewire.org.au 6773 NSW Oceanis 37
Paca 6812 NSW Beneteau First 40
Pelagic Magic 11407 NSW Beneteau First 40.7
Two True YC400 SA First 40
Wicked SM4 VIC First 40
To learn more about the Race visit: http://www.rolexsydneyhobart.com/