The Yachts


Category Placing
Corinthian 12
Line Honours 75
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Reve raced locally in Sydney in 1998/2002 and in 2002 set out for a worldwide cruising trip, sailing back in to Australian waters in 2011 after a complete H.L. Circumnavigation. Owner Kevin Whelan and his family saw the Barrier Reef, Indonesia, Africa, Spain, the Panama Canal and more. Placed PHS 11th overall in 2016 Rolex Sydney Hobart and eighth in PHS overall last year. Warmed up for this race with the 2018 Noakes Sydney Gold Coast, finishing 1st overall in PHS.


Competitor Details

Name Reve
Sail Number 5930
Owner Kevin Whelan
Skipper Kevin Whelan (2)
Crew David Watson, Judell Johnston (1), Manuel Varlet (1), Matthew Cameron (1), Simon Barrington (2), Michael Formosa (24), Sven Thorin, Philip Challis (3), Carl Sriber (6)
State NSW
Type Beneteau 45F5
Designer Bruce Farr
Builder Beneteau
Construction GRP
LOA 14.0
Beam 3.5
Draft 2.3