The Yachts


Category Placing
PHS 18
PHS - Div 1 10
Line Honours 63
Line Honours - Div 361 63
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Owner James Murchison is an experienced ocean racing yachtsman, having competed in five Rolex Sydney Hobart races, a Melbourne to Osaka (Japan) and races to Coffs Harbour, Gold Coast and Mooloolaba. This US designed and built boat last raced south in 2006, where she finished fourth in PHS Division A. Abracadabra returns to racing after Hamilton Island Race Week 2007 and owner James Murchsion looking for competitive result with combination of Australian and Pommie crew.


Competitor Details

Name Abracadabra
Sail Number 5612
Owner James Murchison
Skipper James Murchison (5)
Crew M Sheaffe (5), S D'Arx (1), D Maddock (2), M Gleeson, M Short, W Leschaeve, M Coe, B Phillips, J Francis (1)
State NSW
Type Tripp 47
Designer Bill Tripp
Builder Carroll Marine
Construction Foam Core
LOA 14.33
Beam 4.17
Draft 2.75