Isabella is a Hanse 400E which Nolan launched in 2007 to replace his previous Isabella, a Northshore 380S which he raced at several Sydney Hobart races. In his new Hanse he has competed in several offshore events including the Pittwater Newcastle, Cabbage Tree Island, Sydney Hobart and Pittwater Coffs races. She last raced the 2008 Rolex Sydney Hobart where they finished 85th on line and 19th in PHS. She is owned and skippered by John Nolan ably assisted by Gavin Butler who has sailed extensively with him on a number of ocean races. Others in the crew will include Michael Nolan, Marc Freeman, Tom Saunders and Hugh Murray-Walker.
|Skipper||John Nolan (3)|
|Crew||G Butler (3), H Murray-Walker, M Freeman, M Nolan (1), D Mandleberg (1), K Werstak, A Wesley-Smith|