Rolex Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race (26th December, 2015)

Skippering her first crewed yacht race Lisa competed against 110 other vessels in this iconic race. One tough race with 23 vessels retiring. Lisa was one of 4 female skippers competing and one of 2 female skippers that finished the race. Lisa raced her yacht Climate Action Now, having become the owner of the vessel 4 weeks earlier. Racing with a total of 8 crew Lisa and her team completed the 680 nm challenge in a little over 4 days and 13 hours to finish 54th on Line Honours and 13th on PHS handicap.

 

Brisbane to Noumea Yacht Race (20th June, 2015)

Crew on board ‘the Healer’.

 

Double Handed Albany to Freemantle Yacht Race (17th April, 2015)

Co Skipper of yacht Panacea (Beneteau First 40) racing with boat owner Mark McRay.

 

ITL Tasman Solo Challenge (20th April, 2014)

Skipper of vessel ‘Cator of Margret River’ Lisa sailed solo in from Taranga, New Zealand to Mooloolaba, Queensland. A gruelling challenge of 1380 nm Lisa finished 10th Lines Honours, 8th Mono Hull and 6th ITL Mono Hull handicap.

 

Brisbane to Keppel Yacht Race (2nd August, 2013)

Racing as crew on board ‘The Healer’.

 

Rolex Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race (26th December, 2012)

Racing as Helmsman and Bowman on board ‘Wave Sweeper’ a Beneteau First 40.

 

Clipper Round the World Yacht Race (2011 – 2012)

A gruelling 12 month, 40 000 nautical mile race around the world. The Clipper fleet is a match racing fleet all with the same budget, sail wardrobe and boat. Lisa was racing on Gold Coast Australia who took out an impressive 12 wins, 1 second place, 2 third place out of a total of 15 races to win overall victory. Lisa was Watch Leader, Helmsman, Bowman, Rigger as her primary positions.