By AR on Monday, December 26, 2011
The captain of Sydney to Hobart favourite. Wild Oats XI dropped the f-bomb twice on air causing the official broadcaster, Channel 7, to drop live onboard commentary.
Come on, he was just following the example set by our federal Communications minister, Stephen Conroy speaking to the National Press Club.
The yacht captain was urging his crew to find a few extra knots to win the race-within-a-race out of Sydney Heads.
Dude, it's a sailboat. If you really want it to go faster, put a f---ing motor on the thing.