The crew of Lawless were tired and eager to get off the boat when they arrived in Fiji yesterday. They crossed the finishing line at 11:08:16, took some time to stretch their legs, then enjoyed the tropical sunshine of Fiji. [divider] Post by ANZ Sail Fiji.
The yacht LAWLESS continues to be unable to commuicate with Taupo Maritime Radio via sat phone. They have not been able to complete a sched during the race without the assistance of VHF relay via another yacht in the fleet. LAWLESS shore crew have ensured all is OK with the sat phone account, however again [...]
One of the big jobs in getting your boat ready for a race like ANZ Sail Fiji is to ensure there are plenty of provisions on board for hungry (and sometimes grumpy) crew! Israel Evers is the "food technician" on board the Cookson 50 Akatea. Israel is a foodie by trade and this means that [...]
ANZ Sail Fiji gets underway on Saturday 7 June at 1300 hours and the 20 strong racing fleet is all but ready to go. Amongst the battle grounds there are 15 boats that will represent the Royal clubs for the Interclub Challenge, a trophy that hasn’t been contested for some time. Royal Akarana Yacht Club [...]
A lot can happen in 80 days, you can go around the world, or you can get on a boat for the ANZ Sail Fiji race! The Royal Akarana Yacht Club race, starting on Saturday 7th June at 1300 hours, is set to be one of the largest offshore international events to leave New Zealand [...]
ANZ Sail Fiji will kick off in 6 months and 26 days! That's as of the 12th November 2013. Blink and before you know it the start date will be here! Entrants will gather at the starting area off Orakei on Saturday 7th June and excitement is building around the race. To date we have [...]
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