The Yachts

True North

True North


True North has competed successfully in South Australian waters under owner Andrew Saies since 2004, including placing 2nd in division in this year’s Adelaide to Port Lincoln Race.  In 2007/08 True North performed strongly at CYCSA events including 1st IRC CYCSA Inshore Club Championship; 1st IRC Offshore Championship; CYCSA Yacht of the Year; and SA IRC State Champion. 

In 2007, True North finished with a fourth place in IRC Division D in the 2007 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race


Competitor Details

Yacht Name True North
Sail Number YC5974
Owner Andrew Saies (3)
Skipper Andrew Saies (3)
Crew R Human (12), M Hutton (1), L Dewitt (1), K Kellow (1), R Last (2), B Young, M Clark, Alex Saies, T Lamond
State SA
Type Beneteau First 40.7
Designer Farr
Builder Beneteau
Construction Fibreglass
LOA 11.92
Beam 3.77
Draft 2.4