Shortwave Smashes West Coaster Record

13 Jan No Comments admin_iss 2009, News

Matthew Short’s TP52 ‘Shortwave‘ has cut the West Coaster Race record by almost six hours. Finishing under 2 days, the record is likely to stand for some time. Shortwave was helped along to victory and the race record by a new spectra offshore mainsail and a wardrobe of sails from Ian Short Sails.

Start of Melbourne to Hobart Using New Offshore Spectra Mainsail.

 Start of Melbourne to Hobart Using New Offshore Spectra Mainsail.

More on the following links:

http://www.cyca.com.au/newsDetail.asp?key=4171

http://www.sail-world.com/Australia/Shortwave-tunes-in-for-family-tradition-in-the-West-Coaster/52213

http://www.themercury.com.au/article/2008/12/30/47095_sailing.html

http://www.abc.net.au/news/stories/2008/12/29/2455887.htm

http://www.news.com.au/heraldsun/story/0,21985,24854493-11088,00.html

http://www.foxsports.com.au/story/0,8659,24851889-23218,00.html

http://www.sail-world.com/index.cfm?Nid=52302&refre=y&ntid=0