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Firsts for Maritimo

The Australian based Maritimo took a series of firsts in Dubai last weekend.

The pairing of Tom Barry-Cotter and Ross Willaton became the first team to win both the UIM XCAT Racing World Championship and the Pole Position World Championship.

Maritimo – 2019 XCAT Racing World Champions!

Tom Barry-Cotter and Ross Willaton in Maritimo won the 2019 XCAT Racing World Championship in Dubai today.

The Aussie pairing took a fine race win to seal the title, the defending champions in Abu Dhabi #4, Shaun Torrente and Faleh Al Mansoori, were forced to take a one lap penalty after missing a bouy, while leading the race and that was the end of their championship challenge.

XCAT appeal decision goes against Abu Dhabi

After a third place finish in race three at last month’s Shanghai Grand Prix, Team Abu Dhabi’s Shaun Torrente and Faleh Al Mansoori thought they would arrive at this weekend’s final round of the championship in Duhai holding a five-point lead over the Dubai Police crew of Arif Al Zaffain and Nadir Bin Hendi.

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