The Directory of Yankee One Design Sailboats

Y43 GEMINI close hauled in a light breeze on its maiden sail. Port Townsend Bay, WA. August, 2010. Photo by Elizabeth Becker. blue  ACTIVE orange UNDER RESTORATION green FOR SALE black UNKNOWN red RETIRED Forty-one Yankees have been built For those who enjoy numbers:...

The Birth of the Yankee One Design Class

Sailboat Racing’s One Design Quest One-design sailboat racing came out of England in the late 19th century and caught fire in the United States around the time of the Model-T, when whole fleets were built en masse to save money. The identical boats emphasized a...