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  1. 1979 Kiwi Cook

    October 16, 2012 by EVAN

    About this Sailboat:

    Firewater is a custom sailboat designed by Bill Cook that is a proven race winner for non-spinnaker club races, competitive course, and long distance overnight races.

    Race Record

    1998 Larchmont 100th Race Week – 1st of 18 Class 5

    1999 American Spring Series – 2nd of 14 Class B

    2001 Block Island Race Week – 5th of 17 Class 2
    2001 Stamford Vineyard Race – 1st Class K, 2nd overall PHRF
    2002 New York Yacht Club Race Week – 3rd of 12 Class 4
    2002 Stamford Vineyard Race – 1st Class K
    2004 New York Yacht Club Race Week – 2nd Class 4
    2004 OffSoundings Spring – 1st Class C
    2004 OffSoundings Fall – 1st Class C
    2004 OffSoundings William Dufree Class C perpetual
    2005 Whitebread 2nd of 13 Class B, 4th overall
    2010 Norwalk Wednesday night – 2nd overall Class
    2011 LHYC Stratford Shoal Race – 1st DH, 1st overall of 28th

    Equipment on Board:

    Sail Inventory
    #1 Doyle Jib Carbon Kevlar D4
    #3 North Kevlar Panel
    #4 Horizon Dacron
    Mainsail #1 North Dacron
    Mainsail #2 North Dacron
    1.5 Horizon Spinnaker
    .75 North Spinnaker
    .75 Horizon Spinnaker
    .6 North Spinnaker
    .25 Horizon Spinnaker

    Engine: Inboard 2002 Yanmar 27 Horsepower Diesel
    Rudder: Spade
    Prop. Type: Fold/Feather
    Keel: Fin
    Keel Material: Lead
    Mast: Aluminum Fractional
    Berths – 6 adjustable pipe berths, 2 fixed settees
    Jabsco head, gimballed propane stove, and s/s sink with foot pump