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The 29er is strict one design international class aimed primarily at youth sailors and is the smaller sister to the Olympic 49er

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It has also been said that the 29er is now in the mix to become the Olympic Womens’ 2 handed high performance dinghy.

Repairs are easily performed to the hull and deck as they are made from polyester FRP which is low cost readily obtainable high strength materials.

The blades are aluminum with a foam core combining strength and lightness.

The rudder is a dagger board design which slots into an alloy rudder stock.

The main and jib are fully battened Mylar, the spinnaker is an asymmetric triradial cut for longer life.