Weymouth Falcon

Length: 4.88m (16ft)
Width: 1.72m (5ft 8ins)
Weight:
Country: United Kingdom
Keel Type:
Centreboard
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew: 2-3
Trapeze: none
Sail Area: 14 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
No spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
0 sq.m
Designer(s):
Design Year: 1930
Builder:
Boats Built:
No handicap data found
Alternate Names and Variations
Channel Island Restricted ClassUKHalf decked version sailed in Channel Islands

A clinker built open boat which was sailed at Weymouth and a similar half decked version sailed in the Channel Islands, Falcons conform to a standard design adopted in 1927. A unique feature of the class is the custom of marking the sail of each boat

 

 
Class Association website:
https://history.wsc.org.uk/chapter-9-the-falcons-1927/

 

 

Handicap Rating History
YearRatingMastSail
RYA 2 Digit Handicaps
1958 111Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1960 107Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1961 107Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1962 107Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1963 107Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1964 107Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;