Wat­son back at the helm

Townsville Bulletin - - Inside Today -

ROUND-the-world sailor Jessica Wat­son will make his­tory again when she leads the youngest ever crew into this year’s Syd­ney-Ho­bart yacht race. She will have a nine­mem­ber crew com­pris­ing six Aussies and three Brits. Wat­son, who meets the min­i­mum age re­quire­ment of 18 in May, will skip­per the An­other Chal­lenge with a crew whose old­est mem­ber is 21 and whose av­er­age age will be 19.

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