Flying Fifteen

Length: 6.10m (20ft 0ins)
Width: 1.50m (4ft 11ins)
Weight:
Country: United Kingdom
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew: 2
Trapeze: none
Sail Area: 14 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
Symmetric spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
14 sq.m
Designer(s):
Design Year: 1947
Builder:
Boats Built: 3838

For wing definitions see menu

Current CVRDA Handicap Ratings
Classic wing: 89
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
Old wing: 87
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)

The design has had subtle changes over the years, and there has been considerable development in the rig and in the materials that are used in the boat. Classic Fifteen’s are made from moulded veneer.

 

 
Class Association website:
http://www.flying15.org/gbr

 

 

Handicap Rating History
YearRatingMastSail
RYA 2 Digit Handicaps
1958 90Cotton
 PY Type Primary;
1960 90Cotton
 PY Type Primary;
1961 90Cotton
 PY Type Primary;
1962 90Cotton
 PY Type Primary;
1962 89Terylene
 PY Type Primary;
1963 89Terylene
 PY Type Primary;
1963 90Cotton
 PY Type Primary;
1964 90Cotton
 PY Type Primary;
1964 89Terylene
 PY Type Primary;
1973 90
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Keelboat;
RYA 3 Digit Handicaps
1981 108
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
1982 109
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Keelboat;
1983 109
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Keelboat;
1984 109
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Keelboat;
1985 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
1986 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
1987 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group keelboat;
1988 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group keelboat;
1989 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group keelboat;
1990 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group keelboat;
1991 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
1992 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
1993 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
1994 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
1995 109
 PY Type Primary; PY Group KEELBOAT;
RYA 4 Digit Handicaps
1996 1026
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
1997 1026
 PY Type Primary; PY Group KEELBOAT;
1998 1026
 PY Type Primary; PY Group KEELBOAT;
1999 1026
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
2000 1026
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
2001 1026
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
2002 1026
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
2004 1025
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
2005 1025
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
2006 1025
 Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
2007 1025
 Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
2008 1025
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Group Keelboat;
2009 1025
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
2010 1025
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
2011 1023
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker;P PY Type Primary; PY Group Keelboat;
2012 1022
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Keel;
2013 1020
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Keel;
2014 1017
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Keelboat;
2015 1013
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Keelboat;
2016 1013
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Group Keelboat;
2017 1015
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Keel;
2018 1015
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Keel;
2019 1015
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker;CLUBS TO DISTINGUISH CLASSIC/SILVER FLEETS ON RETURNS PY Type Main; PY Group Keel;
2020 1021
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker;CLUBS TO DISTINGUISH CLASSIC/SILVER FLEETS ON RETURNS PY Type Main; PY Group Keel;