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Getaway-Sailing.com

Getaway-Sailing.com

 

 

Built for the 2001 Volvo Round the World Race, this VO60 has been campaigned extensively in Australia by previous owner Andrew Short and now its current owner who took line & PHS honours and set a new course record during the 2006 Gosford to Lord Howe Race, and took line honours again in the 2007 race. The boat scored a line honours win in the 2007 Melbourne to Vanuatu race for which it also holds the record for, set by previous owner Andrew Short. Getaway-Sailing.com has sailed competitively throughout the CYCA’s sailing calendar and along the eastern seaboard in ocean races including Audi Sydney Gold Coast, Audi Hamilton Island Race Week, Lord Howe Island and the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

 

Competitor Details

Yacht Name Getaway-Sailing.com
Sail Number NOR 2
Owner Peter Goldsworthy
Skipper S Price (4)
Crew Peter Goldsworthy (12), M Bastick, R Davies (1), P Fitzgibbon, A Major (2), G McRae, J Natherson, M Nesbitt, D Nicholas, R Peters, P Tarimo (2), D Wood, T Cable, C Gleeson, S McFarlane, C Murray, C Nahuz, P Thomas
State NSW
Club CYCA
Type Volvo 60
Designer Davidson
Builder Cookson
Construction Kevlar
LOA 19.46
Beam 5.23
Draft 3.75