Fireball

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Length: 4.93m (16ft 2ins)
Width: 1.37m (4ft 6ins)
Weight:
Country: United Kingdom
Keel Type:
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew: 2
Trapeze: 1
Sail Area: 11.4 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
Symmetric spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
13 sq.m
Designer(s):
Design Year: 1962
Builder:
Boats Built: 14750+

For wing definitions see menu

Current CVRDA Handicap Ratings
Classic wing: 88
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
Old wing: 85
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)

 

 
Class Association website:
http://www.fireball-dinghy.org.uk/

 

 

Handicap Rating History
YearRatingMastSail
RYA 2 Digit Handicaps
1964 87Terylene
 PY Type Secondary;
1973 85
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
RYA 3 Digit Handicaps
1981 104
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1982 104
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1983 105
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
1984 106
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1985 105
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1986 105
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group centreboard;
1987 105
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
1988 105
 PY Type Primary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1989 105
 PY Type Primary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1990 105
 PY Type Primary; PY Group centreboard;
1991 105
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1992 105
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1993 105
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1994 105
 PY Type Primary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1995 105
 PY Type Primary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
RYA 4 Digit Handicaps
1996 991
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1997 988
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1998 988
 PY Type Primary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1999 988
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2000 988
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2001 986
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2002 984
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2003 982
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group centreboard;
2004 982
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2005 982
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2006 982
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2007 982
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2008 982
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2009 982
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2010 982
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2011 980
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker;P PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
2012 980
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2013 975
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2014 975
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2015 970
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Keelboat;
2016 964
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2017 959
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2018 953
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2019 952
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2020 952
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;