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The Trip South

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Crew and SWD Supporters Lunch in Hobart

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Message from Skipper, Kirk Watson

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Crew elated in Hobart

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faceboat arrives Hobart

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Tight chase for PHS Div 1 lead

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faceboat survives high winds

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faceboat race progress update

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faceboat in 11th place, PHS Divison

Over 24 hours racing at sea, the crew ar ..

faceboat Current Leader PHS Division

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faceboat departs for Hobart

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24 Hours Remaining to join the Hobart Crew

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Last Twilight Race for 2013

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Sail Training for Sydney to Hobart 2/12

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Today is International Day of People with Disability

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Kayle Sydney to Hobart Training Update

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ABC 7.30 Report now available online

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Watch the ABC 7.30 Report tonight, 22 November

Over the last couple of months SWD has b ..

Twilight Race - 20th November

 Kayle was out racing this week, we ..

Faceboat on Vincentia High School's Public Notice Board

 Grace and Nikki have a promotion f ..

Twilight Sail - 13th November

This week we took Moksha, SWD's cruising ..

Twilight Racing - 6 November

Last night we had a lovely evening racin ..

Sydney to Hobart preparation update

 It's been a busy week aboard Kayle ..

Twilight Racing

Congratulations to the crew on Kayle who ..

Sydney to Hobart Training Day 26/10

With Kayle back in the water it was time ..

Hobart Training Day

Saturday started with the all important ..

Return 2 Sport Expo

SWD participated in the Return2Sport2013 ..

Home & Away actor Shane Withington (John Palmer) joins Faceboat

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Compilation of some SBS footage of the 2008 Sydney to Hobart race and some of SWD's other activities

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Sydney to Hobart Training Commences

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Read the Windcraft blog entry by Mary on Faceboat's Campaign Launch

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2013 SWD Northern Campaign Compilation

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Malcolm Turnbull launches Faceboat

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Grace Kennedy - Racing to Hobart

Grace Kennedy is 19 years old. She was born with Spina Bifida and has been confined to a wheelchair all her life.

In 2013 she crewed in one of the world's toughest ocean races - the Rolex Sydney to Hobart Read her account of the race...

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Inspirational Skipper - Kirk Watson

Kirk sharpened his sailing skills through years of successful racing - so his progression to skippering in this years Hobart might seem par for the course... except for one detail...

Kirk is legally blind.

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