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  • Day 6 in photos

    Day 6 in photos

    A collection of photos from 31/07/2008
  • Audi Sydney Gold Coast fleet home. Results confirmed

    Audi Sydney Gold Coast fleet home. Results confirmed

    The overall winner of the PHS division was John Simpson’s Shark Face, with Sea Quest second and Obsession third. After being notified of his win in the PHS division John Simpson was an even happier man than yesterday evening. “This is great news to be told first thing in the morning.
  • Day 4 in photos

    Day 4 in photos

    A collection of photos from 29/07/2008
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  • Day 6 in photos
    • 31 Jul, 2008 12:00:00 AM

    Day 6 in photos

    A collection of photos from 31/07/2008

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  • Audi Sydney Gold Coast fleet home. Results confirmed
    • 29 Jul, 2008 10:35:00 AM

    Audi Sydney Gold Coast fleet home. Results confirmed

    The overall winner of the PHS division was John Simpson’s Shark Face, with Sea Quest second and Obsession third. After being notified of his win in the PHS division John Simpson was an even happier man than yesterday evening. “This is great news to be told first thing in the morning.

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  • Day 4 in photos
    • 29 Jul, 2008 12:00:00 AM

    Day 4 in photos

    A collection of photos from 29/07/2008

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    • 28 Jul, 2008 08:13:00 PM

    Strong West/Sou’westerly winds pushing Audi Sydney Gold Coast fleet home

    For Paul Clitheroe, owner of Balance, he had rolled the dice on Saturday afternoon and took the decision to go wide, with the next roll being when to come back inshore. Offshore, Balance was sailing along quite nicely and maintaining good boat speed before getting caught in the thunderstorms. “That was one of the most intense thunderstorms I have seen in a long time, said Paul. “The lightening lit up the night sky – but being in the middle of a lightening & thunderstorm with an aluminium mast is something that when it hits – you know that it’s one place that you don’t want to be and it’s paramount to ensure crew safety.”

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  • Quantum Racing takes line honours in the Audi Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race
    • 28 Jul, 2008 10:00:00 AM

    Quantum Racing takes line honours in the Audi Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race

    Ray Roberts recalled their race upon setting his feet on dry land “It was a fantastic but tough race. We had a pretty good start and were in a good position with Quest and Ragamuffin (the early leaders off the start line) and Yendys. We continued to battle with the other 50ft yachts over the first afternoon and evening.”

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