VIDEO: Onboard Rio 100 for Yates Cup

Published on November 26th, 2014

What was launched in 2003 as Zana, became Konica Minolta and then more recently‘Lahana is now known as Rio 100 and is to be based out of Newport Beach, CA. In their preparation for the Rolex Sydney Hobart Race, this video comes onboard when she and a crew of 28 took part in the Royal Akarana Yacht Club Yates Cup, a 230nm race which sent the fleet of 17 boats exploring the outer gulf around Curvier Island, the outside of Great Barrier and as far north as the Poor Knights before turning around and coming back into Auckland. It was her first race and her first win. FULL REPORT

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