Pacer

Length: 3.80m (12ft 6ins)
Width: 1.45m (4ft 9ins)
Weight:
Country: United Kingdom
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew: 2
Trapeze: none
Sail Area: 7.09 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
Symmetric spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
7.43 sq.m
Designer(s):
Design Year: 1969
Builder:
Boats Built: 2400

For wing definitions see menu

Current CVRDA Handicap Ratings
Old wing: 107
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)

The design was commissioned by Puffin Paints & Glues who asked for a ‘pretty yacht for use by families’, and originally called the Puffin Pacer

 

 
Class Association website:
http://www.pacerowners.fsnet.co.uk/

 

 

Handicap Rating History
YearRatingMastSail
RYA 2 Digit Handicaps
1973 107
 with Genoa PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
RYA 3 Digit Handicaps
1981 126
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1982 126
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1983 126
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1984 126
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1985 126
 PY Type Primary; PY Group Centreboard;
1986 126
 PY Type Primary; PY Group centreboard;
1987 126
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;
1988 126
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1989 126
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1990 126
 PY Type R; PY Group centreboard;
1991 126
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1992 126
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1993 126
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1994 126
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1995 126
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
RYA 4 Digit Handicaps
1996 1191
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1997 1193
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
1998 1193
 PY Type R; PY Group CENTREBOARD;
1999 1193
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2000 1193
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2001 1193
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2002 1193
 PY Type R; PY Group Centreboard;
2003 1193
 PY Type RN; PY Group centreboard;
2004 1193
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; No spinnaker; PY Type TRIAL; PY Group Centreboard;