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World Championship 2006 Competitor: Richard Furneaux

The following information was provided by the competitor prior to the 2006 world championship

Richard Furneaux
NameAgeCountrySail NumberBoat Name
Richard Furneaux52AUS - VicAUS 694Okay with me
World Championships / Top Ten ResultsParkdale 2004 (also ran)
National Championships / Top Ten ResultsLast four Aus Nationals (finishing at all was a triumph)
Other Class Successes / ActivitiesTasars, West Australian State Champion 94
Boat shape / Builder, Mast, Sail, Foils, etcComfort & Taylor / C-Tech Mast, G & R Mainsail
OccupationProduct Manager
OK Associations Official PositionsPresident, Victorian OK Association
Why keep sailing the OK Dinghy?The simple fact that it comes down to your own sailing ability, not gear, not design, not how much cash you spend etc. The mob you race against aren't a bad bunch either, if you don't mind the odd beer.

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