Monday, July 4, 2011

Design 243 - Goose

Goose is one of the best know and successful 6-meters of the Sparkman & Stephens designs. She was built by Henry Nevins of City Island and launched in 1938. Her race record is notorious, winning practically every international 6-meter event between 1938-1940. She remained very competitive right up until the onset of World War II.

Click here to access the Goose website. Read more about her on the North American 6-meter website.

Here is the sail plan.

Principal Dimensions
LOA 37'-0"
LWL 23'-8"
Beam 6'-6"
Draft 5'-5"
Sail Area 474 sq ft

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