HISTOIRE DES HALFS
Introduction, Liste Half Tonners, Architectes, Résultats, No Voile
à jour au: 2020
1981 or 85(?!) Plan Ed Dubois, L: 9.6, Built in Queensland, Cold moulded, triple diagonal planked in Queensland Maple
Hobart Yacht Race, Official Programme",
26 décembre, Sydney-Hobart race: 85e/123 corrected time 3d15h21' TCF 7079, C. BOWLING, (lost her mast and making it to Hobart under jury rig??!!)
1987 26 décembre, Sydney-Hobart race: DNF/153, losing her rudder after colliding with a sunfish
1989 "Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, Official Programme",
26 décembre, Sydney-Hobart race: 43e/108 corrected time 3d12h15', TCF 7061, J. MESSENGER
The Millennium Falcon,
1991 26 décembre, Sydney-Hobart race: 79e/90 en 4j13h46', 28th in IOR and 9th.in Division C, TCF 7061, J. MESSENGER
Madman's Woodyard, 4803
2006 For Sale at
Comment from a forum: "Having sailed about half the above list on the odd occasion the best one to take to Ireland (for HTC) would be Woodyard - about 120 kg heavier than the other Dubois boats but with heaps more sail area - light air rocket - I mean Mumm 30 fast"
2015 27 mars, IOR Cup, Bellerive YC: ?e??, Andrew WISE
Series 3: 3e/??, behind Galapagos
Duck, Terry Bragg and Just In Time, Mick Sheehan.
9 décembre, North Sails IOR Cup, Bellerive YC: ?e/??
Pictures from Bellerive YC website,
2017 Janvier, seen on Australian Racing boat list with this picture,
From Facebook, Dubois half tonner "Madman's Woodyard", built in
Queensland and currently for sale in Bellerive, Tasmania.