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Joost Heikens

Stop The Press: WINSOME WINS SYDNEY – HOBART 2008 in IRC4

After 3 days, 18 hours, 54 minutes and 51 seconds WINSOME crossed the finish-line on the Derwent River, finishing first on corrected time in IRC 4. At 7.54 am (December 30th, local time), Harry Heijst graciously gave the grand old lady WINSOME her berth in Hobart after 628 miles of racing in one of the most […]

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Post by | December 30, 2008 | 23 Comments | Comments RSS

Round The Island Race 2008

The world’s second largest yachting race, the Round the Island Race, took place on the 28th June 2008 in Cowes, Isle of Wight, England. 1750 yachts lined up to start from 06.00h to circumnavigate the island. The 50-mile course around the Isle of Wight saw some of the biggest names in the sailing world competing […]

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Post by | June 30, 2008 | 1 Comment | Comments RSS

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