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    What happened to CQS?

    street view shows her on the hard,13.5343593,3a,75y,38.42h,84.87t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1sjKxvRYf8bREp9oE4DRBsMg!2e0!7i16384!8i8192
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    2022 Sydney 2 Hobart. 2h for Tatts

    Which one is the fire damaged one?
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    Sydney Gold Coast Race 2022

    That is the 100, with the "Hamilton Island" branding on the hull. They ditched the dagger board set up and went back to a single (steerable) canard a few years ago prior to the whole COVID shit show shutdown - see video below at around 10 secs:
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    Agreed, great to hear she's coming back down under, looking forward to squaring up with her on the big boy start line on Boxing Day, followed by them doing a horizon job on us!! Ha ha.  Entered Hammo this year, under the name "Andoo Comanche"...
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    Comanche The boys from Bar Karate have confirmed that Comanche has been sold and is heading back to Australia. John Winning is the new owner - last 5 mins of the podcast
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    2021 Sydney to Hobart

    No changes for travellers to TAS at this stage (this could change in the next 2 weeks). This one was more centred around vaccine mandates for certain industries.
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    2021 Sydney to Hobart

    TAS Premier press conference in 5 mins, stand by.....
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    2021 Sydney to Hobart

    Looks like Prion - Mount Gay 30
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    Went back to Sydney almost 2 years ago, not sure where exactly. I was going to do the delivery but had to step off due to work
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    Correct, I sailed a couple of times on "Wild Apple" in 1996 - and on the old boat before that (Adams Apple). I remember seeing AdvantEDGE (ex Ocean Skins) looking pretty sad at PDYC, I don't know if it ever got the birthday the owner wanted to give it. I did last years S2H with an old owner of...
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    Syd-Hobart Yachts, Where are they Now?

    Gusto 1 recently spent a couple of days giving one side of the hull a little sandblast on the approach to Dunalley Canal. Back at POW now though. 
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    Sydney to Hobart 2017

    Looks like Leopard, with some amateur adobe layering over the top.... 
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    Syd-Hobart Yachts, Where are they Now?

    Nexedge has recently been sold to a fellow Hobart sailor (same club too - BYC) will be the new Invincible

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