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Sovereign, KA 130
last update: 2014
1986 Plan David Pedrick, built by Paul Kelly in aluminium, LOA: 25.6m (83')


1986 November, launched in Sydney
"Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, Official Programme",

26 December, Sydney Hobart race: DNF, handicap ?, Bernard LEWIS
(forced to retire due to the failure of a bolt in the spreader root connection to the mast.)

1987 Sydney-Mooloolaba race, 1st on line honours: ?e/??
July "Offshore",

Hamilton Week Races: ?e/??
September "Offshore",

Gold Coast Yacht Race: ?e/??
Winter 88 "Offshore",

"Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, Official Programme",

Southern Cross Cup: 12e/??, New South Wales team: ?e/??
Including 26 December, Sydney Hobart race, 1st on line honours 2d21h58': 1er/152, handicap 1.057, Bernard LEWIS
From 1991 "Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, Official Programme",

"L'Année Bateaux"
March 1988,

1988 Sydney Mooloolaba race, 1st on line honors 52h16': ?e/?? Overall
Février "Course Au Large",

Sovereign hauled out in Sydney, May 1988 (photo Bob Chapman via RB Sailing blog),

On-board photo of Sovereign in the Tasman Sea on her way to New Zealand and onward to Hawaii (photo Bob Chapman via RB Sailing blog),

30 July, Kenwood Cup, Hawaï: 4e/? Maxi
Septembre "L'Année Bateaux"

October "Régate",

Few modifications are done
San Francisco Big Boat Series: ?e/??, dismasted, Peter Gilmour

1989 New keel, mast and sails
Février "Course Au Large",

July "Offshore",

World Maxi Championships US Virgin Islands: 1er/8
Photo D. Forster ("Neptune Nautisme"), Archives de la revue "Bateaux", "Matador & Sovereign",

April "Régate",

World Maxi Championships Newport (Rhode Island): 1er/??
July, an offer was made to Lewis by Californian yachtsman Victor Fargo for the boat before she was to be shipped to Europe, and new name,
Lady Godiva II, USA ??

1990 October "Seahorse",

1991 San Diego Union New Years Regatta: 3e/?? Class 6, Victor FARGO

Before she was again sold and converted to a cruiser for the Caribbean, and in more recent times was converted to a cruiser in Italy.

???? New owner, ??, and new name,
??, ITA ??


Most information are from RB Sailing blog 2014