The Yachts

After Midnight

Mark and Greg Tobin finished the 2015 Rolex Sydney Hobart 17th overall, fourth in Division 3 and second in ORCi Division 2. The previous year they were fourth overall, second in Division 3 and won ORCi Division 2. They were divisional third in the 2015 Sydney Gold Coast Race and second overall in IRC and ORCi in the Brisbane Keppel race. They are on the verge of a major win. She was initially one of Ed Psaltis/Bob Thomas’ AFR Midnight Ramblers which the duo modified for the 2004 Hobart and then won the 2006/2007 BWPS and the 2009 Gold Coast race. Was sold to John Newbold, who renamed it Primitive Cool and contested the 2012 Hobart before selling it to the Tobins in March 2014.

 

Competitor Details

Name After Midnight
Sail Number 8778
Owner Mark & Greg Tobin
Skipper Mark Tobin (7)
Sailing Master Allan Ravell (1)
Navigator Greg Tobin (6) & Charlie Preen (5)
Crew J Rae (1), D Watson (17), M Watson (3), N Carroll (2), M T Johnston (2)
State NSW
Club CYCA
Type Farr 40 Mod
Designer Bruce Farr
Builder DK Yachts
Construction GRP
LOA 12.4
Beam 4.0
Draft 2.5