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Rolex Sydney Hobart 2012 - Alex McKinnon pictures from VO60 - Merit

'Michael Cocks spikes the spinnaker for retrieval. - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race'    © Alex McKinnon

2012 Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. Photographer Alex McKinnon joined the crew of VO60, Merit, for their training run on a delightfully sunny Sydney Harbour.

Bryan Bailie behind the helm of the VO60, Merit. - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race -  © Alex McKinnon  

Matt Cubit and the gang hoist the spinnaker. - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race -  © Alex McKinnon  

Maureen Hand and company retrieve the headsail. - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race -  © Alex McKinnon  

Michael Crook brings the mainsail’s outhaul on. - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race -  © Alex McKinnon  

Merit under kite and passing one of Sydney’s iconic Harbour ferries. - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race -  © Alex McKinnon  

Returning back down Sydney Harbour after training. - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race -  © Alex McKinnon  

Crew briefing before the training session on Merit. - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race -  © Alex McKinnon  

Grinding away on board the VO60, Merit. - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race -  © Alex McKinnon  

Michael Cocks takes the new headsail for’ard in readiness for a change. - Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race -  © Alex McKinnon  


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