23 Marieville Esp, Sandy Bay TAS 7005  03 6223 1977

Archive for April, 2017

Octogenarian sailor’s IRC pennant

Senior Hobart yachtsman Don Calvert, now in his early 80s, yesterday added another pennant to a long and successful local and international career with his Castro 40, Intrigue. Intrigue won the IRC rating category of the 30 nautical mile Betsey Island race, the last race of the Combined Clubs Long Race Series, to gain a […]

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Zephyr excels in more than a zephyr of breeze

Zephyr excels in more than a zephyr of breeze

A yacht named after that most gentle of breezes, Ian Johnston’s Zephyr, again excelled in wild westerlies gusting to 35 knots on the Channel yesterday. Zephyr finished top yacht in the Tassal Barnes Bay Regatta, finishing third in the morning Wrest Point to Dennes Point pursuit race and then winning Division 1 of the afternoon […]

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