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Vale Kelvin James Mowtell – Ace

Vale Kelvin James Mowtell – Ace

May 2, 2022

Ace at the CYCA in 2016. Photo Di Pearson It is with great sadness we announce the passing of marine personality and photographer Kelvin James Mowtell, known to all as ‘Ace’, who passed away in his beloved New Zealand on Wednesday evening 27 April;…

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Vertigo wins ORCV Bass Strait race

Vertigo wins ORCV Bass Strait race

April 26, 2022

Tim Olding’s Summit 35 Vertigo won the Ocean Racing Club of Victoria (ORCV) 55 nm West Offshore Products Coastal Sprint Race on a perfect sailing day. Sailing under beautiful sunshine with 10 knots of SE breeze, eleven yachts competed in the Bass Strait race…

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Vamos secure back-to-back J70 Nationals

Vamos secure back-to-back J70 Nationals

April 26, 2022

Main photo: Tight finish between Celestial and Swish The Vamos Team Tim Ryan and his crew Rob Greenhalgh, Jess Grimes and Charlie Gundy on Vamos AUS1567, successfully defended their J70 Australian Championship over the Easter weekend consistently performing in the 14 races sailed out…

Event
Mooloolaba Yacht Club Women’s Keelboat Regatta Hits the River

Mooloolaba Yacht Club Women’s Keelboat Regatta Hits the River

April 26, 2022

Main photo: 2021 Team Tweedledums – Madeline Lyons (Tweed Valley Sailing Club), Monique Smith, Kate Ausburn, Susie Harte, who placed 7th. After two years of Covid disruptions and re-schedules, the 2022 Mooloolaba Women’s Keelboat Regatta will be hotly contested on the Mooloola River from…

Product & Industry
New Roger Hill design takes shape with DuFLEX

New Roger Hill design takes shape with DuFLEX

April 21, 2022

The divinely named “Celeste”, a 12-metre Roger Hill-designed power catamaran, is in build at G&T Marine, Auckland – the first-time seasoned boat builder Grant Symmans has worked with the DuFLEX panel system and Z-press from ATL Composites. The privately-owned, custom-built, displacement-hull powercat is on…

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Heaven Can Wait Regatta Achieves Half Million

Heaven Can Wait Regatta Achieves Half Million

April 18, 2022

The Heaven Can Wait Charity Sailing Regatta (HCW) – organised and run by the Royal Motor Yacht Club Toronto (RMYCT), is all about fund raising for the Hunter Branch of Cancer Council NSW and Lake Macquarie Marine Rescue.