The Yachts


UK sailing company Formula 1 Sailing has once again teamed with Getaway Sailing to enter this year’s Rolex Sydney Hobart Race.  They have chartered the former Innovation Kvaerner Volvo 60 training boat for the ride south.  British yachtswoman Denise Caffari will lead an experienced team of Rolex Fastnet and Atlantic Rally Crossing sailors.

Competitor Details

Yacht Name
Sail Number SWE7
Owner Denise Caffari 
Skipper Denise Caffari
Crew A Lygo, P Goldsworthy, D Caffari, M Riddell, B Bingham, M Dawson, M Scallan, S Hearn, F Burgin, A Brancaguon, C Cuzujack, G Sweet-Escott, D Copp, M Rijkeboer, R Cousins, P Birrer
State NSW
Type Volvo 60
LOA 19.44
Beam 5.25
Draft 3.74