F11 SAILOR PROFILE - 2009 Winner of Best Veteran Boat Trophy NSW Championships - Lachlan Alexander-Dawson


1234 Gemeni Lachlan Alexander-Dawson & Kurt Walker HPCYC
1234 Gemeni Lachlan Alexander-Dawson & Kurt Walker HPCYC
David Price, Thursday, 19 March 2009

What i most enjoy about flying 11s is probably the people that come to the events they are great and i love that....



Name: Lachlan Alexander-Dawson
Date Of Birth
Current F11 Boat And Who Is Your Crewmate
: My current boat is gemini 1234 and my crew is Kurt Walker.
Current Club: Hornsby
How Long Have You Been Sailing F11s:
i have been sailing F11s for 4 years.
Tell Your Sailing History In Brief [100 words
]: i have sailed for nearly 7 years 3 years in an MJ and 4 years in a F1l. I only started competing 2 years ago my first actual race was at the youth national championships in 2007. it was a great experience but also very scary we only ended up finishing 1 or 2 races but it was great fun. Then at the nationals at manly that was our first nationals we ended up coming 67th overall and 68th on handy cap Which for us were good results. this year we entered the states and nationals coming th on 18th handy cap and 45th overall and the states 11th on handy cap and 32nd overall.
What Other Boats/Classes Do You Currently Sail/Skipper/Crew: None at the moment.
What's Your Most Memorable Sailing Achievement:
My first year of sailing i came 3rd on championships in the MJs which was very surprising.
What's Your Most Favourite Sailing Memory [50 words
]: I forget were it was but there was a really windy day blowing probably 20-25 knots but the water was really flat with no chop so we were going the fastest i have ever been in my boat.
Who Would Be Your Sailing
What Do You Like about the F11s [50 words]:
What i most enjoy about flying 11s is probably the people that come to the events they are great and i love that.
Also how fast they can go and how they are incredibly stable but not very complicated.
What Are Your Future Sailing Goals:
Try and win a national titles for many different class's and maybe after F11s sail a 12ft skiff with one of my mates
What Would You Like To See Happen In F11s: More people starting and coming to events


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