Great Yankee One Design Stories

  Some boats simply have an allure of their own. Sightings of Y1 YANKEE continued for decades after the boat was scrapped. Is this because Starling Burgess touched her, sailed her, oversaw her construction? Or is it simply because when a YOD sailboat changes...

The Unusual Story of Y13

Some people say you shouldn’t build the 13th hull in a one-design class, but the Yankees have two! Boats Y8 through Y15 were built at the Quincy Adams boatyard in 1940 as the original Beverly Yacht Club fleet, but Y13 was holed and sank in a hurricane while...