Sydney to Hobart: Sun Hung Kai Scallywag captain David Witt hopes for first victory in blue water classic on his 25th attempt

//Sydney to Hobart: Sun Hung Kai Scallywag captain David Witt hopes for first victory in blue water classic on his 25th attempt

Sydney to Hobart: Sun Hung Kai Scallywag captain David Witt hopes for first victory in blue water classic on his 25th attempt

David Witt is hoping to put 24 years of heartbreak behind him when he captains Hong Kong-owned super maxi Sun Hung Kai Scallywag in next week’s Sydney to Hobart race – one of the world’s most famous blue-water classics.Covid-19 travel restrictions mean Witt has had to go on a recruiting binge over the past few weeks, signing up experienced crew members for the 630 nautical mile journey from Sydney to the capital of Tasmania.In the 2019 edition, Scallywag was leading for a large portion of the…

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