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Latest News from Big Wave Rider

Watson, Arms set sights on the finish line

POSTED 4th April 2012 - The Examiner

AROUND-THE-WORLD and trans-Tasman ventures have taught Bruce Arms and Jessica Watson a valuable lesson before their first joint tilt at the Three Peaks race.

Chief Three peaks contenders arrive in town

POSTED on Monday 2nd April 2012 - by Terry Travers

Favourites for line honours in both the multihull and monohull divisions of the H&R Block Three Peaks Race in Tasmania have arrived in Beauty Point in readiness for the 2pm start on Good Friday.

SOLO Around Australia Challenge - Part TWO

 Australia Multihull World Power & Sail #113 Mar/Apr 2012 by Bruce Arms

 Well, halfway had come and gone. I expected the second half to be the harder and so it proved to be. And life threatening as well - more on that later.

SOLO Around Australia Challenge - Part ONE

Australia Multihull World Power & Sail #112 Jan/Feb 2012 by Bruce Arms 

Looking for another challenge after my last Solo Trans Tasman win and finding out that no one had sailed a multihull solo, nonstop and unassisted around Australia, I had an easy decision to make - it just had to be done.

Jessica Watson announces plans to sail in 2012 Three Peaks Race

POSTED on 18th January 2012

 Jessica Watson, the youngest person to sail solo around the world announced she will be competing in the 2012 H&R Block Three Peaks Race.

Arms puts hand up for Three Peaks Race

POSTED on 19th October 2010

Queensland sailor Bruce Arms, who set a WSSRC world record for an Australian solo circumnavigation in August aboard his 46’ catamaran 'Big Wave Rider', has been joined by his wife Suzanne as the first official entry in the 2012 Three Peaks Race. 

WSSRC Announces New World Record

MEDIA RELEASE - 12th September 2011

On September 11th the World Sailing Speed Record Council announced the ratification of a new World Record for Mooloolaba sailor Bruce Arms sailing Big Wave Rider his self-built 14M Robin Chamberlin designed catamaran.(WSSR Newsletter No 203. Around Australia. Bruce Arms 11/09/11).

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