Rolex Sydney Hobart: Start Images from Crosbie Lorimer

Spectators watch Wild oats XI head south - Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011
Photojournalist Crosbie Lorimer joined the melee off Sydney Heads as the fleet headed south. Here are some of his images.
Wild Oats X1 leads Investec Loyal out of the harbour - Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011

Investec Loyal tacks away from the spectator fleet - Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011

Ella Bache with Jessica Watson at the helm - Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011

Wild Rose - Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011

Duende tries kite boarding - Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011

Brindabella bow crew at work - Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011

Illusion - Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011

Kioni and Carina - Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011

Action aboard Wild Thing at the seaward mark - Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011

Merit heads south - Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011

Maluka of Kermandie - Rolex Sydney Hobart 2011