Length: 4.04m (13ft 3ins)
Width: 1.60m (5ft 3ins)
Country: United Kingdom
Keel Type:
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew: 2
Trapeze: none
Sail Area: 10.5 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
No spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
0 sq.m
Design Year: 1956
Boats Built: 22887

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Current CVRDA Handicap Ratings
Classic wing: 98
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
Old wing: 97
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)

Sponsored by the News Chronicle paper, this double chined Jack Holt design carries distinctive sky blue sails. An active class with boats now available in GRP, it proved very popular and achieved international status.


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