Jessica Watson will skipper the youngest crew ever to compete in the Sydney-Hobart race.
She'll be sailing the Sydney 38 class boat Another Challenge.
"I'm told I need to get a bit nastier... our coach...says there are no please and thankyous and it's got to be 'now'."
The crew Cameron Dale, Genevieve Warlow and Mike Perham.
Thanks to Reuters and the Heraldsun