SHUNAWESTERLYOCEAN 33Sail No.GBR974RBoat Length10.15Stephen ThomasDouble-handedShuna is a 33 foot perforance cruising yacht. We have owned her since 2016 and are only the 2nd owners. We have equiped her for ocean sailing re-rigging her, fitting new sails, a Monitor wind vane, Solar and wind charging and a watermaker. Shuna's preparation for AZAB was completed for the 2018 season and tested in the 2018 Yachting Monthly Channel Triangle, which she successfully completed coming 2nd overall in leg 2.
First competed in AZAB in 1987 coming 2nd in class and 3rd overall in Quilla, a Starlight half Tonner. Thoroughly enjoyed it and would have loved to have done it again but work and life restricted me to short offshore and regatta racing and two weeks summer cruising ! Now I finally can make the time. Helena (my wife) and I competed in the Yachting Monthly Channel Triangle in 2018 as part of our preparation and thoroughly enjoyed it. So here's looking forward to AZAB 32 years after my first attempt.
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