The Yachts


Category Placing
IRC - Div 2 1
ORCi 12
ORCi - Div 2 1
Line Honours 14
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Tony Kirby's latest Patrice, a Ker 46, was launched in November 2013. With over 35 years experience, Tony is known for his commitment to offshore racing. In 2017, he was named CYCA Ocean Racer of the Year, after taking the Blue Water Pointscore championship, topping both the IRC and ORCi overall divisions. 2018 marks the 10th year that Tony and the Patrice crew have been raising funds to support The Kids Cancer Project.


Competitor Details

Yacht Name Patrice
Sail Number 360
Owner Tony Kirby
Navigator Michael Bellingham
Crew A Goode, C Gundy, C Jones, D Parker, G Bauchop, M Te Hau, N Craddock, S Thomas, T Somerville, I Howard, T Brewer
State NSW
Type Ker 46
Designer Ker Yacht Design
Builder McConaghys
Construction GRP
LOA 13.9
Beam 4.5
Draft 3.4