18ft Skiffs: Long drought over for Fisher & Paykel - Video

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5:32 AM Tue 25 Oct 2011 GMT
'Fisher & Paykel - Sydney 18ft Skiffs' Ali Chapman - copyright Click Here to view large photo
The long drought is over for Fisher & Paykel and Skipper Andrew Chapman after a clever last beat in last Sunday's heat 2 of the Beko 3 Buoy Challenge Series.

Chapman claimed the lead at the final turn mark in Watsons Bay to cruise across the finish line the winner of heat two and collect $1,000 as the overall leader of this five race series.



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