Poole Dolphin One Design

Length: 4.88m (16ft)
Width: unknown
Country: United Kingdom
Keel Type:
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew: 2-3
Trapeze: none
Sail Area: sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
No spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
0 sq.m
Design Year:
Boats Built:
No handicap data found

The Dolphin is a 16′ clinker built sloop well ballasted with a heavy centreplate and the fleet is based at Parkstone Yacht Club in Poole Harbour.

The wooden originals still race with their taller rig against modern composite GRP boats.


No class association known
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Handicap Rating History
RYA 2 Digit Handicaps
1958 108Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1960 108Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1961 108Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1962 105Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1963 105Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1963 101Terylene
 PY Type Secondary;
1964 101Terylene
 PY Type Secondary;