Solent Sunbeam

Length: 8.00m (26ft 3ins)
Width: unknown
Country: United Kingdom
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew: 3
Trapeze: none
Sail Area: 28 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
No spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
0 sq.m
Design Year:
Boats Built:
No handicap data found

The first seven boats were built in 1923, and in 1924 the Falmouth Sunbeams were established. The two classes amalgamated in 1958, although they sail as two separate divisions.
Designer Arthur Westmacott 1923


No class association known



Handicap Rating History
RYA 2 Digit Handicaps
1958 91Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1960 91Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1961 91Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1962 91Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1963 91Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1964 91Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1973 90
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Keelboat;
RYA 3 Digit Handicaps
1981 107
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
1982 107
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;