Sailors with disABILITIES

Racing Achievements

Division Event Date
 22nd in Line Honours Landrover Sydney to Gold Coast Yacht Race 2016
 42nd in Line Honours Rolex Sydney - Hobart 2015
Fastest time recorded Sydney to Sydney via Lord Howe Island world record 2015
 41st in Line Honours Landrover Sydney to Gold Coast Yacht Race 2015
 20th in Line Honours Rolex Sydney - Hobart 2014
 31st in Line Honours  Rolex Sydney - Hobart 2013
26th in Line Honours Rolex Sydney to Hobart 2012
1st PHS division 1 & 1st PHS overall Brisbane to Keppel Tropical Yacht Race 2011
4th IRC overall Brisbane to Keppel Tropical Yacht Race 2011
3rd Division A Audi winter series 2010
2nd PHS Div. 1 Rolex Sydney - Hobart 2009 2009
1st PHS Overall Rolex Sydney - Hobart 2007 2007
3rd PHS Division Audi Sydney - Southport Race 2007
1st PHS Division Audi Sydney - Mooloolaba Race 2006
2nd PHS Division Audi Sydney - Mackay Race 2006
1st Division A BMW Winter Series; Non-point score Race 2 2006
5th PHS Division 61st Audi Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race 2006
5th PHS Division 2005 Rolex Sydney - Hobart Race 2005
2nd PHS Division 2005 Savills Regatta 2005
3rd PHS Division Linderman Island Race 2005
4th PHS Division 2003 Sydney - Mooloolaba Race 2003
9th PHS Division 2002 Rolex Sydney - Hobart Race 2002
6th PHS Division Hahn Premium Race Week - Hamilton Island 2002
4th Line Honours Mooloolaba - Airlie Beach Race 2002
9th Line Honours Sydney - Southport Race 2002
1st Overall PHS Pittwater - Coffs Harbour Race 2001
2nd PHS Division 2001 Sydney - Hobart Race 2001
1st Overall PHS Pittwater - Coffs Harbour Race 2001
1st on Handicap Hayman Island Big Boat Regatta 2000
1st on Handicap 85 nm Coral Sea Race 1999
1st Overall Yalumba Southport Regatta 1999
1st Over the Line Hog's Breath Cafe Mooloolaba/Airlie Beach 1999
4th on Handicap Hamiliton Island Race Week - Big Boat Div. 1999
2nd on Handicap CYCA Tasman Performance Series 1998
1st PHS Division A >Telstra Sydney to Hobart, 9th Over the Line 1998
11th on Handicap Hamiliton Island Race Week 1998
2nd on Handicap Mooloolaba to Airlie Beach - CPHS Div 1998
1st Overall Clipper Cup - Cairns/Pt Douglas 1997
2nd on Handicap Airlie Beach Regatta 1997
8th on Handicap Hamilton Island Race Week 1997
1st on Handicap XXXX SCOR Series - Southport 1997
1st on Handicap Cabbage Tree Island Race 1996
3rd on Handicap Sydney to Hobart - PHS Division 1995
2nd on Handicap Hog's Breath Cafe Mooloolaba/Airlie Beach 1994

Other Achievements

  • World Record Holders - Non Stop and unassisted circumnavigation of Australia - Monohull Yacht 2003
  • SWD Wins 2007 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race!
  • David Pescud awarded NSW Maritime Medal
  • David Pescud wins National Disability Service Innovation Award for Distinguished Service.