Sat, 12 Feb|
Classic Boat Museum, East Cowes
Performance by Design: The Role of the Solent in the Evolution of the Performance Dinghy.
Time & Location
12 Feb 2022, 13:00 – 16:00
Classic Boat Museum, East Cowes, Columbine Rd, East Cowes PO32 6EZ, UK
About the event
Join us for a talk by David Henshall a dinghy historian, on "Performance by Design: The Role of the Solent in the Evolution of the Performance Dinghy."
David ‘Dougal’ Henshall has been a Solent-based dinghy sailor, enjoying a lifelong partnership with the top dinghy and catamaran classes. Today he is better known as a writer and commentator on the history of racing dinghy development in the UK. He has written books on the International Contender, the Merlin Rocket and the 5O5, and is a regular contributor to Yachts and Yachting and other sailing publications.
Entry to the museum is from 1pm. The talk will begin at 2.30pm and all finished by 4pm.
Entry for David Henshall talk