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'Only the sailor in question will know who this is, but it looks good! - OK Dinghy Australian and Interdominion Championships'    Alex McKinnon ©

Photographer Alex McKinnon was out off Black Rock on Port Phillip for today's invitation race ahead of the 2014 OK Dinghy's Australian and Interdominion Championships (with NZL). A total of 58 vessels, 11 hailing from New Zealand, are set to see who gets crowned with this prestigious title. 18 knots of cool Sou'soueaster and a short 1 to 1.5m Port Phillip chop entertained the fleet, as you'll see from the pics. Trust everyone loves a little water with their sport... Luke O'Connell, in Kermit's Middle Finger won the day and let's hope the traditional pre-regatta hoodoo does not affect his final standings. See www.bryc.com.au for more information.

Napier Sailing Club’s Nigel Mannering (Veteran) of NSW on, Pingu. - OK Dinghy Australian and Interdominion Championships -  Alex McKinnon ©  

Black Rock’s own Chris Visick on Monkey Trunks... - OK Dinghy Australian and Interdominion Championships -  Alex McKinnon ©  

New Zealand’s Rob Hengst (Masters) enjoys some of that salty water... - OK Dinghy Australian and Interdominion Championships -  Alex McKinnon ©  

Surf’s Up all right! - OK Dinghy Australian and Interdominion Championships -  Alex McKinnon ©  

Some of the fleet surfs around the Wing Mark. - OK Dinghy Australian and Interdominion Championships -  Alex McKinnon ©  

Tim Davies (Veteran) from NSW on Don’t Poke The Bear, which sounds like sage advice, indeed! - OK Dinghy Australian and Interdominion Championships -  Alex McKinnon ©  

Mark Jackson, Veteran, from Black Rock having a surf. - OK Dinghy Australian and Interdominion Championships -  Alex McKinnon ©  

Veteran, Joe Porebski and some more of that lovely chop... - OK Dinghy Australian and Interdominion Championships -  Alex McKinnon ©  

Looking almost like the hero pic, you’d have to think... - OK Dinghy Australian and Interdominion Championships -  Alex McKinnon ©  


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