The Yachts

Witchdoctor

Witchdoctor

 

This crew has amassed an amazing 135 races between them, led by Tony Cable (39) and two of the Rum Consortium’s syndicate of owners, Maurie Cameron (28) and Geoff Barter (27).  The yacht itself has sailed in 22 Hobarts, which is just three off the record of 25 held by Mark Twain.
 

Competitor Details

Yacht Name Witchdoctor
Sail Number 2557
Owner The Rum Consortium
Skipper Maurie Cameron
Crew M Cameron (28), T Cable (39), G Barter (27), P Sainsbury (14), M Milroy (2), S March, D Thompson, G Schwass, A Vinson, J Berg
State NSW
Club CYCA
Type Davidson 42
Designer Laurie Davidson
Builder Aqua Craft
Construction Aluminium
LOA 12m
Beam 4.5
Draft 2.7