Victoire announced overall winner of the Rolex Sydney Hobart 2013

victoire-has-been-declared-the-overall-winner-of-the-2013-rolex-sydney-hobart-credit-rolex-carlo-borlenghiSydney plastic surgeon Darryl Hodgkinson’s 50-foot Cookson/Farr design yacht Victoire is the overall winner of the 69th Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race.

Victoire crossed the finish line at 0800 yesterday and became the boat to beat. As time ticked, it came down to Hickman and his Wild Rose, and it was a matter of waiting to see whether he could make enough ground to win the race, but, with the south-westerly conditions, was unable capitalise.  More. .

Note:  She was a NZ Built Boat  [Editor] 🙂


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