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Welcome to Ocean Gem Sailing

This is my blog about sailing and racing on my beloved yacht Ocean Gem. She is a Beneteau 445 built in 1992 and currently berthed at Southport Yacht Club, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. 22 more words


Leg 6 - Istanbul to Malta - Royal Engineers

DAY 1-2

After an epic journey involving 5 hours by minibus and 4 hours by plane and the inevitable waiting in between, the crew arrived in Istanbul to meet HMSTC (Her Majesty’s Sail Training Craft) Kukri our home for the next 2 weeks in Atokay marina only a few miles from the Airport. 2,118 more words

Too Impetuous Lamb Shanks

Too Impetuous (2I) is Robyn and Rudy’s Holland 42. Representing Australia in the Admirals Cup in 1982, this yacht is part of Australian yachting history. They race it hard ( 298 more words


Club Marine/Lexus Adelaide to Port Lincoln Yacht Rac

Only 2 sleeps until the Club Marine/Lexus Adelaide to Port Lincoln Yacht Race! Here’s some important information for those of you who are involved:

Tomorrow – Thursday 19 Feb 2015… 96 more words

Offshore Racing


Like SERIOUS hi-performance offshore racing powerboats?  Interested in the history of Offshore Racing?  I am offering a few books that explain in detail the world of hi-performance offshore powerboat racing! 234 more words


School's Out - Orontes Offshore

Hi Fellow Sailors,

Wow! On Sunday, in our first offshore race of the season, we were greeted by a breeching whale on the other side of the gulf, near Port Vincent. 111 more words

Season 2014-15