The Yachts

Arch Rival

Arch Rival
Category Placing
ORCi 36
ORCi - Div 3 9
Line Honours 42
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Arch Rival is a Don Jones design, launched in 1995. The boat, previously named Rouseabout 3 was rebadged Arch Rival by her second owner and purchased by the current owner in Melbourne before being sailed up to her new home in Sydney in 2013. 2017 was a big year for the crew, having competed in the Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race, Blue Water Pointscore Series and the Rolex Sydney Hobart. Arch Rival is a social boat, fully crewed by a rag tag bunch of amateurs.


Competitor Details

Yacht Name Arch Rival
Sail Number 415
Owner Steve Connors
Navigator Lauren Connors
Crew A Seja, A Byrne, E Byrne, F Nelson, H Connors, N Kinch, S Robertson
State NSW
Club DSC
Type Inglis/Jones 40
Designer Jones
Builder Mal Hart, Mornington
LOA 12.0
Beam 3.8
Draft 2.7