Cartier . . . a Farr cry from France

SUCH is the breathtaking speed with which events unravel on the world stage these days that at times it is impossible to keep abreast.

Tuesday, 20 September, 1994, 12:00am

Those bad ol' days were far easier for Farr

WITH democracy now firmly in place, we would have thought that Michael Farr and the gals and guys at the South African Consulate/Commission (take your pick) would be full of the joys of life.

13 Jun 1994 - 12:00am

Farr finds himself of no fixed designation

THE euphoria over South Africa's newly attained post-Mandela respectability has subsided, leaving the country's Consul-General Michael Farr with something of an identity crisis.

30 May 1994 - 12:00am

X-Rated's coast looks to be clear

RICHARD Strompf's slick 50-footer, the Jeppesen-designed X-Rated, will start a hot favourite to take line honours in the Aberdeen Boat Club-DHL Regatta in Lamma Channel today.

Strompf's task has been made much easier this year with Warwick Miller's Farr 50, Foo 2, usually a big rival, no longer in the territory.

12 Sep 1993 - 12:00am