Tasmanian World Champion!

by Richard McMinn

Chris Symonds from Wynyard Yacht Club has won the Hansa 303 world championships in Medemblik, Holland, winning in a fleet of 20 boats. He then teamed up with fellow Wynyard Yacht Club member, Mike Darby to come second in the 2-handed divion of the 303 competition. Robert Eadie from Tamar Yacht Club also represented Tasmania at the regatta in The Netherlands, finishing 24th in the 31-boat fleet.

Chris was dominant throughout the regatta winning 8 of the ten races.




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