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Sir Robin Knox-Johnston in the Rolex Sydney Hobart

Sir Robin Knox-Johnston in the Rolex Sydney Hobart

Sir Robin Knox Johnston has chosen to sail the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race aboard the older generation Clipper 68, and will find himself up against the twelve brand new Clipper 70s in the race he created; the Clipper Round the World Race and one other 68 footer which are among the fleet of 94 yachts competing in the CYCA’s blue water classic. The 74-year-old sailing legend explained that if he joined a crew aboard the 70 and didn’t win, he’d look bad. What made Knox-Johnston sway towards the latter was his basic instinct. “It’s much better chasing someone down, than being chased,’’ he said. “If you’re being chased, fear comes into it. I just instinctively prefer to be the hunter. I’ve always worked on the principle that it’s best to unimpress your opposition because then you catch them out, and when they’re recovering from the shock you get ahead of them.” The 69th Role...

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