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Posted on 17 August, 2017

Darwin Dili (Sail Timor-Leste report

Darwin Dili (Sail Timor-Leste report

The recent Sail Timor-Leste Rally (Darwin – Dili race) attracted eleven entries, including yachts from Canada, USA (California) Western Australia and Norther Territory.

Line honours (sail) went to Mike Giles Sydney 47 Endorfin 1 in a time of 70:55:12, well outside the 2015 record set by Hong Kong yacht Antipodes at 42:59

Endorfin 1 also took victory in IRC from two other Fremantle boats Twitch (2nd) and Sue Sea (3rd).

Darwin Sailing Club members Bob & Shaz Colman Red Knot were successful in winning the Division 1 Monohull Competitive Cruising Division from Darwin yachts Anastasia (2nd) and Madam Lau (3rd).

Bob also received an award for Fleet person of the rally having participated in 7 of the 8 Darwin to Dili events since 2010.

Full results can be found at https://www.sailtimorleste.org/rally

Thanks to supporters of the Darwin Sailing Club