Extraordinarily various and unpredictable climate circumstances helped to
make this 12 months’s Cape Panwa Lodge Phuket Raceweek one of the crucial
thrilling and difficult to this point.
All courses received in a sequence of as much as seven races and a
regular 8-10 knots on the ultimate day, delivering an ideal end to the
regatta with many titles happening to the wire.
East
Marine Emagine (AUS) (pictured) received the higher of Staff Hollywood (AUS)
profitable two of the three races in IRC Zero on Sunday, nevertheless Staff
Hollywood bounced again to win the ultimate race and safe the 2019
IRC Zero title.

Three wins from three races for East Marine
Emagine (AUS) in IRC I noticed them leapfrog their nearest rivals and
end prime of the standings to say their second title in 4
years. Defending champions AquarII (AUS) sailed constantly
all through and have been by no means off the rostrum, nevertheless, they needed to
accept second place general. Scoring properly early within the sequence
and
a string of fourth place finishes in a while means the Russian crew
on Megazip have been third general.
There was no
stopping Phoenix (DEN) this week with Neils Degenkolw and his
multinational crew romping to seven wins from seven races, and
their fourth consecutive Cape Panwa Lodge Phuket Raceweek title.
The 2 Platus in IRC II loved some shut racing, swapping
locations all through and it was Sydney Premier Karting Park (AUS) who
had the perfect last day and with it they secured second place
general. The Dragon (AUS) completed three factors again and needed to
accept third, general.
Two shorter races on Sunday for
Cruising Monohull threw the category broad open. Coming into the ultimate
day Girl Bubbly (AUS) was within the driving seat on the prime of the
standings, however struggled on the shorter programs. Stepping up,
a 1,2 for BeauX Esprits (AUS) tied them with Girl Bubbly (AUS) and
the depend again broke of their favour – last locations are BeauX
Esprits second and Girl Bubbly third.

4 out of the seven
entries competing in Multihull Racing have been on the rostrum this
week, exhibiting the calibre of the crews throughout quite a lot of
circumstances. Getting their sequence off to a flying begin with three
wins, the Australian-designed and Phuket-built Phantom V (AUS) fell
off the tempo a little bit on the ultimate day, however their 2,3,1 scoreline
was sufficient to maintain them on prime and declare the Multihull Racing
title on the second time of attempting.
The previous Fugazi (new
re-badged Bonza and beneath new possession) received the higher of the brand new
Fugazi (GBR) ending second and third general respectively.
Twin Sharks (GBR) have been a very long time proponent of the
Firefly 850 class and have been a prime performer over time.
Having dominated Cape Panwa Lodge Phuket Raceweek for quite a few
years, their arch rival Voodoo (GER) had them on the ropes early
within the sequence this 12 months. A string of first and second locations noticed
Voodoo main coming into the ultimate day. An extended race adopted by
two shorter races combined issues up for the 5 one-design entries
and the Twin Sharks workforce discovered one other gear – three wins on the
last day noticed them energy away to win the category and make it eight
wins in a row at Cape Panwa Lodge Phuket Raceweek.
With
Voodoo comfy in second, the race for third place was on.
Surf Patrol (AUS) and Moto Inzi (FRA) traded locations all through the
regatta but it surely was Surf Patrol who had the higher last day, tieing with Moto Inzi and profitable courtesy of their three third
locations to Moto Inzi’s two.
The
16th version of Cape Panwa Lodge Phuket Raceweek wrapped up with a
lavish beachfront social gathering presided over by Admiral Naris
Pratoomsuwan, President of the Yachting Racing Affiliation of
Thailand, and hosted by Cape Panwa Lodge.
High Three in Every
Class
IRC ZeroTeam Hollywood,
Ray Roberts (7)
IRC IEast Marine Emagine, Scott Bradley (9)AquarII,
Craig Nicholls
(12)Megazip, Alexey Mashkin (15)
IRC IIPhoenix, Neils Degenkolw (6)Sydney
Premier Karting Park, Gary Holt/Michael Spies (14)The Dragon,
Simon Oliver (17)
Cruising MonohullVenture, John Vickery (5)BeauX Esprits,
Keith Garry (6)Girl Bubbly, Chris Mitchell (6)
Multihull RacingPhantom V, Alan Carwardine (6)Bonza,
Warwick Downes (9)Fugazi, Dan Fidock (12)
Firefly 850Twin Sharks, John Newnham (7)Voodoo, Hans Rahmann (10)Surf
Patrol, Ray Waldron (22)
The 17th Cape Panwa Lodge Phuket Raceweek will
happen 16-20 July 2020.
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Raceweek 2019 – Interview with Organiser, Byron Jones
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