by Bob Killick
A postcard video from Sydney which points to the Winning Appliances JJ Giltinan 18ft Skiff International 17th - 26th February 2012.
Giltinan Invitation - 18ft Skiff Championship 2010
Joining the hot fleet from the Australian 18ft League are six of Graham Catley's crack New Zealand skiff teams, and Howie Hamlin's podium contender from the USA West Coast, CST Composites.
In total, thirty, 18ftr teams will face off this Friday afternoon for the Invitation Race 17th Feb, with seven heats to sail, six to count, concluding on Sunday 26th Feb.
Watch all the delayed live video coverage from the rigging park interviews to the hard chasing from the Camera Cat commentary team at www.18footerstv.com
Video by Simon Brown - Gecko Productions
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