sail-world.com -- Auckland to Musket Cove Race: TP52 hits 30kts on sleighride - Video

Auckland to Musket Cove Race: TP52 hits 30kts on sleighride - Video    

'2012 Coastal Classic Start - V5 (David Nathan) clocked at 25kts in a squall'    USMCA/ Joy Dunigan ©

David Nathan's TP52, V5, was again first monohull to finish in the RNZYS Auckland to Musket Cove Yacht Race, repeating the feat of a year earlier in the Auckland to Noumea race. Designed by Alan Andrews, V5 is a first generation TP52, since substantially upgraded including being fitted with a canting keel, and substantial new sail inventory. Although she had to dodge two weather systems which reduced the fleet by half, V5 had some good rides on the last two days of the race regularly sailing in the 20-25kts range of boatspeed, and exceeding 30kts on at least one occasion. Bowman and sailing journalist, Ben Gladwell, shot and edited this video of the fast times in the South Pacific classic event <: embed_code :>
V5 has several new sails from Doyle sails Auckland loft for the Auckland Musket Cover, Fiji Race.  © Richard Gladwell?nid=110931   Click Here to view large photo



by Ben Gladwell
- 11:14 AM Thu 13 Jun 2013 GMT





Click here for printer friendly version
Click here to send us feedback or comments about this story.
If you want to send this story to a friend, please use link below
http://www.sail-world.com/indexs.cfm?nid=110931

Based on your current download speed Sail-World has delivered large images (660 pixels long side.)  If you would like to see only small images (300 pixels long side) click here .  For medium sized images (500 pixels long side) click here .  If you would prefer to see text only (without pictures) click here

Click for further information on
New Zealand Sailing

Related News Stories:
15 Apr 2014  Image gallery: James Cook High's Royal encounter on Steinlager 2
06 Apr 2014  Wills takes 2014 NZ Etchells Nationals by a big margin
06 Apr 2014  ISAF World Cup: New Zealand wins two Gold medals at Mallorca
25 Mar 2014  ISAF Youth Worlds: Yachting NZ name a very strong, full team for 2014
18 Mar 2014  2014 12 Foot Skiff Nationals: Dancing with Cyclone Lusi
12 Mar 2014  Doyle Sails Kawau Weekend a stunning success for the NZ E5.9 Assoc
05 Mar 2014  NZ Multihull Yacht Club announces changes to Coastal Classic
26 Feb 2014  Knight Frank joins the NZ 18ft skiff fleet
21 Feb 2014  Yachting New Zealand looks to appoint a Disabled Sailing Coordinator
20 Feb 2014  Aussie‚Äôs ready to take on ANZ Sail Fiji

Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/FaceBook-icon.png  http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

 


Cookie Policy

 

 



This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.
XL NEW AUS