The Yachts


Category Placing
IRC 23
IRC - Div 2 5
Line Honours 28
Line Honours - Div 361 28
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Built to compete on the International 45’ circuit,  circa 1997,  Rush has contested most of the major Victorian offshore races and regattas and is returning for her fourth Rolex Sydney Hobart with much the same crew as in the last couple of races. Placed 19th IRC overall in the 2007 race, 6th in division.


Competitor Details

Name Rush
Sail Number B45
Owner Ian & John Paterson
Skipper John Paterson (8)
Crew P Greenwood (7), J Vanderslot (3), R Tyson (9), M Bunyard (3), A McCole (1), E Murphy (1), M Bushby (1), T Cembala (1), P Davies (3), D Joel (1), Nick Bez
State VIC
Club Royal Brighton Yacht Club
Type Farr 45
Designer Bruce Farr
Builder Caroll Marine
Construction Kevlar
LOA 13.81
Beam 4.1
Draft 2.95