Just completed the Sydney to Southport Race on “Wild Joe”. The race is a 350 mile coastal passage up the east coast of aus to the Gold Coast in Queensland.
“Wild Joe” is a 60 foot long canting keel boat, which started life as “Wild Oats” and won the Admirals Cup in Cowes under Bob Oatley’s ownership in 2003. She is now owned by John David and campaigned by John’s son, Steven.
I do not do much “offshore” sailing these days (more…)