Tempest

Length: 6.70m (22ft 0ins)
Width: 2.00m (6ft 7ins)
Weight:
Country: United Kingdom
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew: 2
Trapeze: 1
Sail Area: 23 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
Symmetric spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
21 sq.m
Designer(s):
Design Year: 1965
Builder:
Boats Built: 1153
No handicap data found

Used as an Olympic class in the 1972 and 1976 Olympics

 

 
Class Association website:
http://www.tempestclass.org

 

 

Handicap Rating History
YearRatingMastSail
RYA 2 Digit Handicaps
1973 82
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
RYA 3 Digit Handicaps
1981 99
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
1982 99
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
1983 98
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
1984 100
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
1985 99
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
1986 96
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
1990 99
 PY Type R; PY Group keelboat;
1991 99
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
1993 99
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
1995 99
 PY Type R; PY Group KEELBOAT;
RYA 4 Digit Handicaps
1996 937
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
1997 940
 PY Type R; PY Group KEELBOAT;
1998 940
 PY Type Trial; PY Group Keelboat;
1999 942
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
2000 942
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
2001 942
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
2002 942
 PY Type RN; PY Group Keelboat;
2004 942
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type TRIAL; PY Group Keelboat;
2005 942
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Trial; PY Group Keelboat;
2006 942
 Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Trial; PY Group Keelboat;
2007 942
 Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Trial; PY Group Keelboat;
2008 942
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Trial; PY Group Keelboat;
2009 942
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker; PY Type Trial; PY Group Keelboat;
2010 942
 PY Type R; PY Group Keelboat;
2011 942
 2 Crew; Sloop rig; Conventional symmetric spinnaker;S PY Type Secondary; PY Group Keelboat;