Daring

Length: 4.35m (14ft 3ins)
Width: 1.42m (4ft 8ins)
Weight:
Country: United Kingdom
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew: 2
Trapeze: 1
Sail Area: 13.94 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
Symmetric spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
15.05 sq.m
Designer(s):
Design Year: 1956
Builder:
Boats Built:
 

The Daring dinghy had flared topsides, rolled side decks, a trapeze, and a huge sail area for the size of boat, rather like a mini-505. Bill, who is well into his 80’s, says that about 60 boats were built to his knowledge, but as many were home built, few if any survive.

 
No class association known

 

 

Handicap Rating History
YearRatingMastSail
RYA 2 Digit Handicaps
1961 90Terylene
 PY Type Primary;