Local Hero Repeats 2010 Hamilton Island Win

24 Aug No Comments admin_iss 2014, News

Four  years  after first winning at Hamilton Island Race Week , Matt Owen’s BH 36, Local Hero, has repeated the performance in a commanding display.

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Matt Owen’s BH 36, Local Hero – First IRC Div 3, 2014 Audi Hamilton Island Race Week

Local Hero and her Canberra based crew led from the outset in the competitive IRC Division 3 fleet, winning four out of six races. Local Hero was equipped with a new Carbon GraphX GPL regatta mainsail  and a new #1 light genoa from the latest sail shape moulds developed by Ian Short Sails.