The first of the Cairns fleet to enter is Impulse, the impressive Sydney 36CR skippered and owned by Frank & Wendy Brace. Can Impulse be the first Cairns mono to take out Division 1 since Dougie Ahola sailed Skulduggery to victory in the mixed fleet single division of 2010?
The latest entry in Div 2 is the Port Douglas based Phantom 40, Casuarina skippered by Carl Barnett. Div 2 is leading the way with numbers, could this be the year of the cruiser? Get your entry in now for your chance to race against Casuarina!
Entries coming in from the Townsville fleet. Tony Muller and the crew of Brava, the Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 409 defending her 2016 Div 1 title, and Mal Pirret and the crew of the Beneteau Oceanis 45 Champagne out to steal it away from under her.
First entrie in was Lady Mystique sailed by Mick & Helen Gwilliams from Port Douglas. They were followed shortly after by long time Port Douglas sailor Doug Ryan now living at Magnetic Island with his boat Shazam.