Optimist

Length: 2.30m (7ft 7ins)
Width: 1.15m (3ft 9ins)
Weight:
Country: United Kingdom
Rig Type:
Spritsail Una
Crew: 1
Trapeze: none
Sail Area: 3.59 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
No spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
0 sq.m
Designer(s):
Design Year: 1947
Builder:
Boats Built:
 
CVRDA Handicaps
Old wing: 144
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)

Singlehander for under 16s

 
Class Association website:
http://www.optimistsailing.org.uk/

 

 

Handicap Rating History
YearRatingMastSail
RYA 2 Digit Handicaps
1973 144
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
RYA 3 Digit Handicaps
1981 176
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
1982 176
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
1983 176
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
1984 174
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
1985 174
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
1986 174
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group centreboard;
1987 174
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1988 174
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1989 174
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1990 174
 PY Type R; PY Group centreboard;
1991 174
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1992 174
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1993 174
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
1994 174
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1995 174
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
RYA 4 Digit Handicaps
1996 1646
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
1997 1646
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
1998 1646
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1999 1646
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
2000 1646
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
2001 1646
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
2002 1646
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
2003 1646
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group centreboard;
2004 1646
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
2005 1646
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
2006 1646
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
2007 1646
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type RN; PY Group Centreboard;
2008 1646
  1 Crew; Una rig; PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2009 1646
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2010 1646
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2011 1646
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker;R PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2012 1646
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2013 1648
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2014 1658
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2015 1665
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2016 1665
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Dinghy;
2017 1665
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2018 1655
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2019 1642
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;
2020 1642
 1 Crew; Una rig; No spinnaker; PY Type Main; PY Group Centreboard;