Monaco Yacht Membership Honoured at Sydney Hobart Yacht Race 2021 – Howdy Monaco!

The Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht race is likely one of the hardest within the World and usually takes over two and a half days over the greater than 1000 kilometres.
So powerful is the race, as a result of extreme climate situations on tough southern seas, that within the first 24 hours 22 of the boats had been casualties out of the 88 that began.
Organised by the Cruising Yacht Membership of Australia, the 2021 version was the 76th of this excellent race.
About as far-off from Monaco Yacht Membership as you will get, but the race has such status that MYC throws the perfect at it to win the laurels. And win them the workforce did on the 100 foot monohull Black Jack of Peter Harburg for a incredible near 2021 on December twenty ninth.
What a New Yr’s current for Peter Harburg and his workforce and Monaco Yacht Membership.
Perseverance has clearly paid off for MYC member Peter Harburg who after a number of makes an attempt wins the occasion. For the primary time he was not on board having determined “to let the crew do what they do finest” and depart it within the skilled palms of his skipper and long-time pal Mark Bradford. For Black Jack that is the second Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race victory, 12 years after profitable it below the identify Alfa Romeo in 2009.
Black Jack flying the YCM’s burgee was first virtually three hours forward of Australian Maxi LawConnect in 2nd after a fierce battle. The Hong Kong based mostly SHK Scallywag got here third round 20 minutes later.
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