DORADE DOWN UNDER

The ambitious program consisted of seven races off the southern coast of Australia, including the formidable Rolex Sydney Hobart Race in December 2017. The team kicked off its campaign on August 4, 2017 with the Brisbane to Keppel Tropical Yacht Race . Later that month, Dorade heads to the Whitsunday Islands for Audi Hamilton Island Race Week followed by the Gaffers Day Race, the Bass Island Race and the Bird Island Race in Sydney in October and November. The campaign wraps up at the end of December with its pinnacle event, the Rolex Sydney Hobart.

AUGUST – DECEMBER 2017


Brisbane to Keppel Tropical Yacht Race – 3rd in IRC

Audi Hamilton Island Race Week – 2nd in IRC

Gaffers Day Race – 1st in Bermudian 1 PurHC Div

Bass Island Race

Bird Island Race – 15th in IRC

Rolex Sydney Hobart – 2nd IRC, 2nd ORCi Div 4

CAMPAIGN BLOGS


“The boat and the team are performing well down here, even up against conditions that aren’t ideal for Dorade. She is an incredible yacht and always seems to surprise us.” – Tactician, Kevin Miller

Audi Hamilton Island Race Week Features Dorade 

SoCal 300 Kicked Off Today 

Australia Bound for “Dorade Down Under” Campaign 

Press Release: Dorade Arrives in Australia 

Brisbane to Keppel Race: Track Dorade and the Fleet 

Brisbane to Keppel Race: Dorade Update 

Dorade Finishes Brisbane to Keppel Race 

Brisbane to Keppel Race Recap 

Audi Hamilton Island Race Week 

Dorade Featured in Sailing Illustrated 

Audi Hamilton Island Race Week: August 22 Update 

Audi Hamilton Island Race Week: August 23 Update 

Audi Hamilton Island Race Week: August 25 Update 

Dorade Takes 2nd In Class at Audi Hamilton Island Race Week 

Photo Gallery An Inside Look at Dorade 

Dorade Wins Division at Gaffers Day Race 

Dorade Kicks off Bass Island Race 

Bass Island Race Recap Report 

Rolex Sydney Hobart Features Dorade in Countdown Article 

The makings for a classic Sydney Hobart 

Bird Island Race Recap Report 

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