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Michael Quilter wins the Gary Francis Memorial Award

Michael Quilter, Navigator from Beau Geste won the Gary Francis Memorial Navigator's Award at ANZ Sail Fiji. Here is some background on this prize. ANZ Sail Fiji Finish 11/6/14 - Line honors winner: Beau Geste / Karl Kwok RHKYC. Photo: © Brad Davies / RAYC Media [divider] From the Bay Chronicle. THE Kerikeri [...]

By |2014-06-24T11:38:26+12:00June 24th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments

Beau Geste claim Line Honours Victory!

Karl Kwok owner and skipper of Beau Geste and his crew have claimed line honours victory in ANZ Sail Fiji! They approached the Navula Passage just before 0930 hours and crossed the line at 09:49:36. After the finish Gavin Brady said, "it was more of an adventure than a race!" The crew are currently clearing [...]

By |2014-06-11T11:52:07+12:00June 11th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments

Update from Beau Geste – Flying like the fish!

Position: 21’27.700 – 176’58.00 Weather: 15 gusting 25 knots from 057 deg Sea state; 1 meters NE sloppy. Boat speed, 15 – 20 knots at 004 deg true. All well on board. A fresher more consistent breeze today which has allowed us to grow some more legs. We are gaining around one nm per hour on the V70 at this stage and have just 200 nm to that cold [...]

By |2014-06-10T21:06:00+12:00June 10th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments

30 Days to Go – Bring it on!

In 30 short days Royal Akarana Yacht Club will fire an almighty big cannon to officially start their 22nd race to Fiji – ANZ Sail Fiji. Entries close on Sunday 11 May and to date the fleet numbers sit at 19 racing and two cruising. Amongst those 19 in the racing fleet are crowd favourites [...]

By |2014-05-09T09:45:31+12:00May 7th, 2014|Latest News|0 Comments