The Yachts

Wax Lyrical

Wax Lyrical


Wax Lyrical is a Danish design X-50 cruiser/racer, built for owner Les Goodridge who previously owned and raced the famous timber 8 Metre Erica J. Most of the crew have sailed together for some years, with a small sprinkling of youth sailors and combine to create a full corinthian team.

A video on board Wax Lyrical on Day 3 of the race may be viewed here.


Competitor Details

Yacht Name Wax Lyrical
Sail Number 248
Owner Les Goodridge
Crew B Smith, C Blogg, D Eagle, E Sparkes, F Etter, I Howard, L Stevenson
State NSW
Type X 50
Designer Niels Jeppesen
Builder X yachts
Construction Fibreglass
LOA 15.2
Beam 4.2
Draft 3.0