Past owners of Corio Vertue

Year Owner Location
1960   Will Heard Geelong, VIC
1971  Alan Buller & Alan Fitzgibbon  Reservoir, Vic
1981   Neville Jones Mt Eliza, Vic
1983  Ernest Fawcett   Hunters Hill, NSW
1984   Anthony Heawood  Frankston, VIC
1988 (?)  Lionel Mitchel  Uki, WSW
1993   Peter Curtis  Palm Beach, NSW
1995   Mark Rejc  Castle Cove, NSW
2003   Andy Indrans  Malvern East, VIC

 

Record of Racing under Will Heard - Royal Geelong Yacht Club

Year           
Event                                                 
Placing
1960 - 61
RGYC Events
2 Firsts, 2 Seconds, 2 Thirds       
1961 - 62
RGYC Events
4 Firsts, 1 Second, 3 Thirds        
1962 - 63
RGYC Events
2 Firsts, 6 Seconds                    

1963 - 64

Queenscliff to Devonport 
RYGCEvents
                                                         

Third in Div. 2
2 Firsts, 4 Seconds, 2 Thirds         

1964 - 65

Queenscliff to Devonport Race
RGYC Events

Outright winner & 1st in Div. 2    
4 Thirds

1965 - 66

Winner of Smith Cup for Best Found, Prepared, and Maintained Yacht RGYC
RGYC Events



3 Seconds, 2 Thirds                    

1966 - 67 

Williamstown to Geelong Race
RGYC Events

Winner Div. 3
2 Firsts, 4 Seconds, 2 Thirds        

1967 - 68

Queenscliff to Flinders Race
Lady Nelson Race (round Port Philip     Bay)                                                      
Geelong to Blairgowrie Race
RGYC Events

 

Winner
Winner
2 First, 1 Second, 2 Thirds          

1968 - 69

Tam O' Shanty Trophy Race
Queenscliff to Flinders Race
RGYC Events
                                                  

2nd. Div 3
2nd. Overall
2 Firsts, 3 Seconds                     

1969 - 70

Livingston Trophy (round Port Philip Race)
RGYC Events

 

Winner
2 Firsts, 2 Seconds, 3 Thirds       

1970 - 71

Livingston Trophy
Geelong to Mornington Race
RGYC Events

3rd.
2nd.
5 Firsts, 3 Seconds, 2 Thirds      

Jan-2009

Race 3 - Classic Boat Series
Geelong, Skandia Week

1st Place

Dec 2013 Race 4 - CYAA Sumer Series - Pursuit 1st Place !!!

 

TOTAL:  

86 Placings  33 Firsts

The following note was added by Will Heard to his list of placings:

 "If I owned her again, don't think I would bother with racing. Too much trouble and one ends up back in the rat race"

Corio Vertue's race results from the Hastings Yacht Club - 7th Overall (Victoria, Australia) winter race series 2010.

Corio Vertue was the oldest boat in in the races and on handicap beat some very modern and fast yachts.

Place Sail No Boat Name Skipper Sers Score Race 8 Race 7 Race 6 Race 5 Race 4 Race 3 Race 2 Race 1
1 122 Maitresse M Halton 50 5 5 2   15.00#    15.00#  1 1 6
2 WT2 Leda Free D Conway 52 1 4 1   15.00#    15.00#  2 6 8
3 4444 First Chance P White 54 4 1 6   15.00#    15.00#  7 5 1
4 5199 The Colonel B Taylor 63 2 9 5   15.00#    15.00#  6 7 4
5 2140 Mercedes V R Brown 72 12 2   12.00F   15.00#    15.00#  8 3 5
5 6316 Stormalong J Haywood 72   16.00C 3 3   15.00#    15.00#  9 2 9

7

V99

Corio Vertue

A Indrans

77

3

8

  12.00F

  15.00# 

  15.00# 

5

4

  15.00L 

8 HA1 Josephine P Randell 78 6 7 4   15.00#    15.00#  11 8 12
9 3499 Miracle R Meagher 82 11 10   12.00F   15.00#    15.00#  3 9 7
10 M123 Wild Goats P Russell 90 7 6   15.00C   15.00#    15.00#  4   15.00C 13
11 2999 Infinity S Hamilton 92 10   13.00S   12.00F   15.00#    15.00#  13 11 3
11 F169 Running Free A Benson 92 8   16.00C   12.00S   15.00#    15.00#  12 12 2
13 HA134 Miss Molly P Mortimer 101 9   16.00C   15.00C   15.00#    15.00#  10 10 11
14 58 Cut Loose N Berry 117   16.00C   16.00C   15.00C   15.00#    15.00#    15.00C   15.00C 10
15 0 Jungle Juice W Joosse 123   16.00C 11   16.00L   16.00L   16.00L   16.00L   16.00L   16.00L