Yachting: Pressure builds on sailors

Yachting: Pressure builds on sailors

There are 2 comments on the The New Zealand Herald story from Dec 3, 2011, titled Yachting: Pressure builds on sailors. In it, The New Zealand Herald reports that:

The start of the sailing world championships in Perth coincides with the need for Yachting New Zealand's finest to break what will be a 20-year keel boat drought for Olympic medals next year.

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Steven Runciman

Athens, Greece

#1 Dec 4, 2011
My brother was member of a ARC crew that finished just yesterday at Santa Lucia, and it was indeeed a joy to behold!!! what a race! my brothers boat was not at the competitive category, because it was a Bavaria (check it out here: http://www.hellenicyachts.com ), but it was a trementous feeling to race 2.700 nautical miles competing one other. All crew members tested their abilities to the point of collapse. i'm looking forward for next years ARC2012!!!
Tiko23

Athens, Greece

#2 Dec 5, 2011
I've visited www.hellenicyachts.com , and indeed the "Bavaria" model is great companion for luxury sailing!! I only wish i had the money to buy it..

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