16 February 2016

2016 Rolex Farr 40 World Championship Preview, Sailing Video

Rolex Farr 40 World Championship 2016 – Preview - Feb 16-19, 12 teams will participate at the 2016 Rolex Farr 40 World Championship hosted by the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron in Australia. This year marks the 19th time this internationally renowned one-design class will compete for this prestigious title. The highly competitive fleet will be put through an exacting the test during four full days of racing. (Published Feb 15, 2016)

2016 Rolex Farr 40 World Championship, February 16-19, Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron
Entries: Sail number--Yacht name
  1. AUS SM2008--Double Black (Corinthian)
  2. AUS 007--Edake (Corinthian)
  3. AUS 615--Estate Master
  4. AUS AUS8884--Exile (Corinthian)
  5. USA 60002--Flash Gordon 6
  6. AUS 8001--Forty
  7. AUS 5868--Kindergarten
  8. AUS 8883--Kokomo
  9. USA 60059--Plenty
  10. GER 40--Struntje light
  11. AUS 6422--Transfusion
  12. AUS 64221--ZEN (Corinthian)
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