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The Cherub is a two-person 12 foot racing dinghy with asymmetric spinnaker and twin trapezes. Just twelve feet long, weighing around 70kgs fully rigged for sailing, the Cherub combines spectacular performance with the “on the edge” handling characteristics only found in true lightweight skiffs.
The Cherub rules are simple and allow for maximum flexibility for designers, allowing boats to be created to incorporate sailor's own ideas. Also meaning the class develops over time as techniques, materials and ideas improve. All this makes the Cherub one of the most interesting and innovative of all dinghies: The challenge extends from the sailing skills to setting up the boat to suit the sailor, and maybe even designing and building, too.
The Cherub Class membership runs from 1st of January to 31st of December each year. It is now time to renew this for the 2015 Season.
Please visit our Shop for more details. Herehttp://www.uk-cherub.org/doku.php/shop
As the winter draws in there is a surprisingly large amount of Cherub sailing going on. Both Draycote and Chew are starting to see see 3 boats at a time on the lake. All over the country other pockets of the fleet have taken advantage of the good winds and mild weather, long may this last!
Whilst down South Clive is trying to fly.
Pop to the FORUM forum and say hello - we can probably find you a joy ride…