The Yachts

Carinya

"Carinya" is one of the Carmen Class yachts and is a sister ship to "Cadence".  Built in 1965 has successfully raced since that time, her best performances include 1st C.Y.C.A. winter point score, 1965; 4th C.Y.C.A. winter point score 1967; 2nd Sydney-Brisbane race 1967.  "Carinya" was designed and built by Ron Swanson and has aluminium spars.

 

Competitor Details

Name Carinya
Sail Number MH 127
Owner W Burnes
Skipper W Burnes (1)
Navigator D Hocking (1)
Crew V Bolton (1), G Pix.
State NSW
Club MHYC
Type Carmen Class
Designer Swanson
Builder Swanson
LOA 9.4
Beam 2.6
Draft 1.7