User Tag List

Thanks useful information Thanks useful information:  5
Results 1 to 5 of 5

Thread: Woo Hoo They're nearly there!

  1. #1
    Member
    Join Date
    20 Apr 2011
    Location
    Northern Beaches Sydney
    Posts
    976
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Woo Hoo They're nearly there!

    Hi everyone

    For those who have been following the big race...my husband's boat Peugeot Surfrider is about to cross the finish in the next hour!!

    They have done really well and unless something goes drastically wrong in the next half hour or so... They will come second on IRC division 2 and 1st in Orci division 3!! And will probably be 28th across the line!! There's going to be some celebrating this afternoon in Hobart!!!

    Then hubby flies home tomorrow to spend New Years eve with me on our boat!! Ha Ha and then jumps on another boat called Le Billet to do the Pittwater to Coffs Harbour race! I'm living the life of a sailing widow!!

    Karen

    - - - Updated - - -

    I forgot to mention that they are with three other boats also about to finish ....Chutzpah, Rikki and Sailors with Disabilities!
    Canon 5diii; Canon 7D; Canon 3.5 15-85mm IS USM; Canon 4-5.6 70-300mm IS USM; Canon 1.4 50mm , Canon Macro 100mm 2.8 L IS USM, Canon 35mm 1.4 L USM, Canon 24-105mm L IS USM, CPL and UV filters, manfrotto tripod and Lowepro backpack plus dreams for so much more!!


  2. #2
    Member
    Threadstarter

    Join Date
    20 Apr 2011
    Location
    Northern Beaches Sydney
    Posts
    976
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Yay! they have crossed the line and have fared even better than predicted!!!!

    1st in IRC division 3
    1st in Orci division 2
    20th over the line YAY !!!

    - - - Updated - - -

    Sorry in my last post I got the Divisions mixed up!!

  3. #3
    Member
    Join Date
    22 Jun 2010
    Location
    Lake Macquarie
    Posts
    4,883
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Being a sailing widow must leave you plenty of time for photography, Karen. There's always a silver lining!
    Waz
    Be who you are and say what you mean, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind - Dr. Seuss...
    D700 | D7000 | Nikkor AF-S 18-55 DX 1:3.5-5.6G | Nikkor AF-S 55-300 DX 1:4.5-5.6 G ED | Nikkor AF 50 f/1.8D | Optex OPM2930 tripod/monopod | Enthusiasm ...
    My Flickr images ...

  4. #4
    Member
    Threadstarter

    Join Date
    20 Apr 2011
    Location
    Northern Beaches Sydney
    Posts
    976
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Quote Originally Posted by WhoDo View Post
    Being a sailing widow must leave you plenty of time for photography, Karen. There's always a silver lining!
    Oh yes Waz there is a silver lining alright!!!! I'm racking up points for my dream photo safari to Africa with every sailing trip he does!!!

  5. #5
    Loves The Wildlife. Mary Anne's Avatar
    Join Date
    19 Dec 2009
    Location
    Brisbane Southside.
    Posts
    36,073
    Mentioned
    11 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Oh to the Crew what a great achievement.. That trip to Africa sounds good I hope it happens for you Karen

    I shoot with Canon And Olympus Cameras



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •