James Kennedy

DOB: 10/22/1965 
Time in Australia: 5 years '93-'98 in Sydney 
Prefered Position(s): Rear guard - staying dry of course 
Notable Achievements: Lady Godiva Campaign - Hayman and Hammo '98;Chartered Swan 60 and brought in Hastie, Lawson, Carey, Barney Walker, and 15 of the East-Coast''s finest for 2 weeks;Shared the helm with Barney Walker (recent helm NewsCorp in the Volvo). GO THE WOMPER!! 

Sailing Experience

  • Hayman Island Big Boat Series - 2 yrs, Hamilton Island Race Week - 3 yrs, Fastnet x 2, French & Med regattas - a few, CYCA winter series - runner up, lots of East Coast divisional races.

Defining EA Moments

  • Top 10 in division Cowes 2001 - Good teamwork
  • Inaugural winner - Bundy Cup - XKP crew
  • Waking on the wrong Sunsail boat
  • Strutting the funky Chicken - Antigua
  • Taking on the front-stage bouncers - Cowes
  • Taking the Fox ballooning in SAGA Jpn - plenty on