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  1. Optimist (dinghy)

    Optimist Fleet of Optimists Typical Optimist storage Rigging on shore Optimist dinghies waiting to a wind. The Optimist is a small, single-handed sailing dinghy intended for use by young people up to the age of 15.. The Optimist is one of the two most popular sailing dinghies in the world, with over 150,000 boats officially registered with the class and many more built but never registered.

  2. McLaughlin Optimist

    SKU: MC1 McLaughlin Optimist. McLaughlin Optimist. The only Optimist hand built in the United States by experts for over 25 years. McLaughlin has built World Champion hulls for years and have put in the hard work to come out on top. With the stiffest hulls available, minimum weight guaranteed, and best rigging options available, these boats are ...

  3. Optimist Sailboat Resources

    The Optimist sailboat, affectionately known as the Opti, is a popular and iconic single-handed dinghy designed specifically for young sailors. Renowned for its simplicity, stability, and ease of use, the Optimist has become a staple in youth sailing programs worldwide. With a distinctive pram-like hull and a single, sprit-rigged sail, this ...


    Immensely popular youth trainer, designed for and built by a large number of home builders. The list shown here can only represent a small fraction of past and current professional builders. U.S. Optimist Dinghy Assn. P.O. Box 150127 222 E. Westmonte Dr. #101 Almonte Springs, FL 21401 407-774-7880 Fax: 407-774-6440

  5. Why choose a McLaughlin Optimist Sailboat?

    McLaughlin has been a United States Optimist sailboat builder for more than thirty-five years. High quality and durable sailboats (Snipe, Windmill, Lightning, Daysailer etc.) are our business. THE ONLY OPTIMIST SAILBOAT BUILT IN THE USA. We are a company with a reputation and we work very hard every day to help grow the sport in the USA.

  6. Fighter

    This design embodies our deep understanding of the Optimist rule space. An aggressive approach to maximize the benefit of moving crew weight longitudinally both upwind and downwind helps the boat to pinch through waves and get in planing mode much faster. The concept has already proven unrivaled performance across a broad range of conditions ...

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    You can find answers to many of the questions we often hear, or you contact us directly. Make sure to bring your hardest questions - we take great pride in being able to tell you exactly how we make your boat, right here in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

  8. United States Optimist Dinghy Association

    Its interest is in promoting a boat, the International Optimist Dinghy (IOD), and promoting sailing across the United States. Design. Boats Produced: Over 23,000 in the United States. Class boat builder(s): The Class has multiple builders, with McLaughlin being the sole builder in the United States. The main vendors in the United States for new ...

  9. Optimist Sailboat Parts

    West Coast Sailing is your source for Opti parts. We offer a full range of Optimist sailboat racing sails, spar sets, blades, tillers, covers, accessories, and more. Find go fast upgrades for racers or durable parts for recreational and club sailors. Fast, free shipping on orders over $49.

  10. Opti sailboats for sale by owner.

    Bloomfield Township, Michigan. Asking: $3,000. Sailboat Added 08-May-2021 More Details. Trailer PVC sail tubes for C420 or optimist trailer PVC locking sail tubes. Length: '. Hull: fiberglass.

  11. Optimist Sailboats

    The Optimist dinghy (Opti) is one of the world's most popular sailboats for youth training and racing, with an active regatta circuit and great competition from green fleet to the most competitive world class regattas. Zim Sailing offers race ready Optimist sailboats in a variety of options, including Club and Race spec boats and the regatta winning Pro Opti by Fighter.

  12. Optimist Buying Guide

    In this article he helps parents get started into the world of the Optimist, unraveling the mysteries of understanding, choosing and purchasing an Optimist sailboat. Optimist Basics. The Opti, or Optimist Dinghy, is relatively unchanged from the first prams designed and built by visionary Clark Mills in Clearwater, FL, 65 years ago.

  13. PDF The most technologically advanced Optimist in the world!

    material for an Optimist. We use only the best Optiparts equipment in every boat we build. All Optiparts fittings have been tested repeatedly, and have held up in the worst environments for over 30 years. Since our founding, we have been proud to work with Harken® manufacturing. Over the years, this partnership has brought unique Optimist

  14. PDF Basic Opti Rigging

    Feel free to reproduce or use excerpts, but please credit McLaughlin Optimist Having been closely associated with the Optimist for almost ten years, as Opti Pop, instructor, international coach, and manager of McLaughlin Boat Works and Optiparts USA, I have been privileged to work with thousands of young Opti sailors, their families and coaches.


    The pram-style Optimist is a great starter boat for learning to sail and later learning to race, and youth sailors can literally take their Optimist Dinghy to whatever level they want. Any motivated young Optimist sailor will develop both confidence and dinghy sailing skills, from boathandling techniques to big-fleet strategy and tactics; some ...

  16. Optimist Boats for sale

    The Optimist dinghy is the most popular type of racing sailboat for juniors up to 15 years of age. The Optimist has been designed to be safe, durable and competitive. The skills that the Optimist fosters can be directly translated into other classes later on. Pricing includes boat, sails, mast, rigging, tiller, dagger board, etc (new boat package).

  17. Opti Boat Parts and Terminology

    Our basic learning boat is the Optimist. Please study the parts of the boat and their names or labels…. for fun this diagram is multilingual! Hull Sides - Bow, Stern, Starboard and Port Sides. Mast, Boom and Sprit are all Spars. Rudder, Tiller and Tiller Extension Steer the Boat. The rudder can also be used to slow down the boat.

  18. Optimist Class Sailboats

    The Optimist Class sailboat has been the standard for youth and junior sailing programs for decades. The class was launched in 1947, and has a long history as the training boat on which the world's best sailors learn the basics. The boat was designed and first built in Clearwater, Florida but quickly traveled to Europe and throughout the world.

  19. Optimist Dinghy (Int)

    Optimist Dinghy (Int) is a 2.3 m monohull sailboat designed by Clark Mills and built by Hartley Boats, Phileas Boats, La Prairie, Winner Boats S. L., Johnson Boat Works, SIBMA Navale Italiana, Performance Sailcraft, Far East Boat Co., Xtreme Sailing Products, McConaghy Boats, LaserPerformance, Nautivela, and Zim Sailing starting in 1947.

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