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Re: Eighty-year old wooden full keel boat beats new "Interesting Boats" in Transpac
Dorade is a beautiful sight under sail in that video. And yes, she still looks fast enough to be out racing, even today.
I noticed the mizzen main was reefed, probably to put more power into the mizzen staysail. She looked pretty steady in those conditions.
Thanks for that.
Tom Young sailing a 1961 38' Alden Challenger, CHRISTMAS out of
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