The 470, the choice of the Olympic games since 1976 for both the men’s and the women’s double-handed dinghy, is a high performance, planning trapeze dinghy that is both a lot of fun to sail and offers the best competition in its class around the world.
sail area 137 ft²
spinnaker area 140 ft²
hull weight 264
# of boats built not known
active US fleets MD, FL, CA, MA, CT, RI, VA, NY
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