Bosun

Length: 4.27m (14ft)
Width: 1.70m (5ft 7ins)
Weight:
Country: United Kingdom
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew: 2
Trapeze: none
Sail Area: 10.7 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
Symmetric spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
10.2 sq.m
Designer(s):
Design Year: 1963
Builder:
Boats Built:

For wing definitions see menu

Current CVRDA Handicap Ratings
Any cvrda wing: 101
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)

Built by Bossoms Boatyard Ltd., for the Navy, as a training and recreational dinghy. Proctor developed the design from his earlier 12 foot Alpha dinghy.

 

 
Class Association website:
http://www.sailbosun.freeserve.co.uk/

 

 

Handicap Rating History
YearRatingMastSail
RYA 2 Digit Handicaps
1973 102
 with jib PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
1973 100
 with genoa PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
RYA 3 Digit Handicaps
1981 128
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1982 128
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1983 127
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1984 127
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1985 127
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1986 128
 PY Type R; PY Group centreboard;
1987 128
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1988 127
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1989 127
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1990 126
 PY Type R; PY Group centreboard;
1991 126
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1992 125
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1993 126
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1994 126
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1995 126
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
RYA 4 Digit Handicaps
1996 1196
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1997 1196
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1998 1198
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1999 1198
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2000 1198
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2001 1198
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2002 1198
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2003 1198
 PY Type RN; PY Group centreboard;
2004 1198
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type RN; PY Group Centreboard;
2005 1198
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2006 1198
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type RN; PY Group Centreboard;
2007 1198
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type RN; PY Group Centreboard;
2008 1198
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2009 1198
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2010 1198
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;