International Moth

Length: 3.35m (11ft 0ins)
Width: 2.25m (7ft 5ins)
Weight:
Country: United Kingdom
Keel Type:
Rig Type:
Unknown
Crew: 1
Trapeze: none
Sail Area: 8 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
No spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
sq.m
Designer(s):
Design Year: 1928
Builder:
Boats Built:

For wing definitions see menu

Current CVRDA Handicap Ratings
Invited wing: 87
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
(Magnum 9.9, Hungry Tiger, Axeman 6, 7, Skippy 1,2,3 and other 1995 onward designs)
Invited wing: 90
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
(Magnum 8 and other designs built 1985-1989)
Invited wing: 87
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
(Any International Moth Lowrider built 2010 onwards)
Invited wing: 89
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
(Magnum 9, 9.5, Axeman 2 to 5, Pearce 6, Blitz 3, Aussie Axeman, Ghoul3 and other 19889-95 designs)
Old wing: 95
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
(Magnum 3,4 designs)
Old wing: 94
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
(Magnum 5,6 designs)
Old wing: 97
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
(Shelley and other 1965-70 Moths)
Old wing: 92
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
(Magnum 7, Axeman 1, Blitz 1,2, Gentleman Jim and other pre 1985 designs)
Old wing: 96
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
(Womble, Stockholm Sprite, Poacher, Mistral and other 1970-75 Moth designs)

This is an experimental class. Typical boats have narrow hulls, often only 1 foot wide, and wide wings. Some newer boats are experimenting with hydrofoils, either mounted on the wings, or on the rudder and daggerboard.

 

 
Class Association website:
http://www.int.moth.org.uk/

 

 

Handicap Rating History
YearRatingMastSail
RYA 2 Digit Handicaps
1964 112Terylene
 PY Type Secondary;
1973 101
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
RYA 3 Digit Handicaps
1981 118
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1982 118
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1983 117
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1984 118
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1985 117
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1986 117
 PY Type R; PY Group centreboard;
1987 117
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1988 113
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1989 113
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1990 112
 PY Type R; PY Group centreboard;
1991 111
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1992 110
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1993 109
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1994 108
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1995 108
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
RYA 4 Digit Handicaps
1996 1022
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1997 1003
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1998 1003
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1999 1001
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2000 1001
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2001 1001
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2002 1000
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2003 1000
 PY Type RN; PY Group centreboard;
2004 990
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type RN; PY Group Centreboard;
2005 986
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Trial; PY Group Centreboard;
2006 980
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Trial; PY Group Centreboard;
2007 980
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Trial; PY Group Centreboard;
2008 980
  1 Crew; Una rig; PY Type Trial; PY Group Centreboard;
2009 980
 1 Crew; Sloop rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Trial; PY Group Centreboard;
2010 690
 Foiling PY Type Experimental; PY Group Centreboard;
2010 980
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2011 650
 Foiling1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker;E PY Type Experimental; PY Group Centreboard;
2012 600
 Foiling1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker;FOILING PY Type Experimental; PY Group Dinghy;
2013 600
 Foiling1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker;FOILING PY Type Experimental; PY Group Dinghy;
2014 590
 Foiling1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker;FOILING PY Type Experimental; PY Group Dinghy;
2015 570
 Foiling1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Experimental; PY Group Dinghy;
2016 570
 Foiling1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Experimental; PY Group Dinghy;