• Light, double-chined hull

  • Constructed from wood, GRP or composite (GRP hull, wooden decking)
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  • Available as a kit, part-built or complete. Plans available from the RYA for a completely DIY boat

  • Keel stepped, stayed mast

  • Fully battened sail

  • Inward sloping decks for comfortable sitting out

  • Most boats have centre mainsheet, but aft sheeting permitted by class rules

  • Active Class Association
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RYA Yardstick1146
Length3.78 metres12ft. 5in.
Beam1.55 metres5ft. 3in.
Sail Area8.36 sq. metres90 sq. ft.
Draught (centreboard down)1.04 metres3ft. 5in.
Draught (centreboard up)0.11 metres4.5in.


  • Nationwide Open Meeting circuit

  • Championships held alternately in the UK and Holland

  • National Championships held annually in the UK, Holland and Australia

  • National Inland Water Championship held annually in the UK
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