An interview with Eric Marsh & Paul Neilson

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Eric Marsh and Paul Neilson were the crew of Turbulence in the 2013 Melbourne to Osaka double handed yacht race.

エリックマーシュとポールニールスンは2013 メルボルン-大阪ダブルハンドヨットレースにタービュレンスで参戦。

We chat to them about their experience, why they chose the Adams 11.9 for the race and their future plans for the 2018 event. They reveal a surprise or two and lots of tips for those considering joining the next race.

私達はその時の様子を聞いた。なぜアダムス11.9だったのか? 2018年へのプランは?



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