Johnny arrives in the trusty delivery rig.
Pre-orders awaiting pick up.We had several pre-orders, and opened each box to inspect the boats & check out the features up to now we've only been able to read about.
The XploreAfter unloading & allocating the orders to go out around the country Rob & I decided we should make sure they were seaworthy.
Colour co-ordinated roof candy
A decent Nor Easter was blowing at Dolls Point, perfect crappy, short & sharp conditions to get a feel for what these much vaunted hull shapes have to offer.
The latest addition to the fast ocean tourer genre.We swapped between the Xplore, Xcite & Pace 18, running out into the bay into the wind & chop, across the conditions, & then back downwind. It was a great way to get an initial feel for the boats, & we came away satisfied that Tiderace have delivered the performance they promised. Here's a short video of the pair of us hooning around, kids in the Tiderace candy shop….