Since establishing its 2012 reserve fund in which a portion of commissions are regularly designated to CBTF
, Homes By Mara has contributed nearly $7,000 to the organization to date, an effort they plan to continue throughout this year and beyond.
The continued support of Qatargas to the CBTF
is part of the company's corporate social responsibility programme.
Commenting on Qatargas support to CBTF
Qatargas Chief Operating Officer - Administration Ghanim al-Kuwari said: "Qatargas is pleased to offer its support to the Children's Brain Tumour Foundation as part of our corporate citizenship philosophy.
Additionally, Navaretta will donate a portion of the agency's annual profits to CBTF
at the end of the year.
The two Reichel Pugh swing keel CBTF
(canting ballast twin foil) boats are more manoeuvrable because they have a canard while we have a normal placed rudder and daggerboards.
Prior to the start the interest focussed primarily on the developing weather pattern and the challenge facing Bob Oatley's 30m CBTF
supermaxi Wild Oats XI, the winner of the Triple Crown in the previous RSHYR--line and handicap honours and the race record.
This year 55 yachts were on the line in light and very choppy conditions and Steven David's CBTF
60-footer Wild Joe (formerly Wild Oats IX and the race record holder) was the next largest competitor after Wild Oats XI.
The keel bulb weighs 1700kg, and like Atomic, it carries long, high aspect ratio wings to generate lateral resistance, a feature that Dovell maintains is superior to the CBTF