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BLUE WATER - HISTORICAL INFORMATION

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A short history of BLUE WATER. Built by Vitali Bros & Kirkland Launched 1950. Sloop Rig. She did a Pacific cruise (1953), Auckland - Rapa - Tahiti - Society Island - Rarotonga Nuie - Tonga - Fiji - Auckland. Raced twice to Noumea (1964 - 1967), and to Suva in 1966. Also raced in the first Two Handed Around White Island Race, and many Balokovic Cups. Had several 2nd Places (No Wins). Sister Ships are Wanderer, White Squall, Gesture & Nina. Blue Water is currently owned by Keith Kirkland & Graeme Sinclair.

 

Keith Kirkland

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