There has been a couple of significant updates to the website recently that I thought I would call your attention to. First of all there is a new menu item called “Contribute”. Through this menu drop down users who have the security level of “Author” now have the ability to create new posts on the site as well as edit their ...
Lancea matches in specification to the 22 square meter boat designed by Knud Reimers for the Emperor of Annam in 1928.
Harry Levack, a long time square meter sailor in Port Huron is selling his boat Evintea.
This site follows up on any and all leads concerning the whereabouts of square meter boats in North America. Following up on these leads still gives us the ability to speak with past owners of these magnificent boats and collect their experiences and photos.
After four years and one month, US-44, formerly S-185, Hansia, fka Nagala was lowered into Puget Sound.
What follows is Ryan’s narration of his family’s boat building history. Enjoy!
VIXEN is a 15 square meter “skerry” boat designed by Knud Reimers
Hello, I am looking for any information on a 22 sq meter my father owned in Milwaukee, Wi. The name of the boat was Eja, S 211. my father said she was one of the larger 22′s built, she was a Sweden boat but we never knew who the designer was.In a storm on lake Michigan she broke away from ... Read More »
Hi there. I wonder if anyone visiting your site might be able to help me… I have been chasing a ‘windfall’ yacht for two years now, and have come to what might be a dead end – but perhaps some ‘windfall’ fan out there might just know something that I dont.Here goes…27 ton ketch/cutter rigged yacht/seefartcruizer original name ‘Seewolf’, built ... Read More »
I apologize Jim for not posting about your restoration sooner. At the end of August Jim Faugust gave me the grand tour of the refit he is doing of Britta. I have included some of the pictures I took during my visit, but my memory is not what it used to be. Jim maybe you could comment on this post ... Read More »
This site was contacted by a son and father looking to get some information about a boat that they will be restoring. The name of the boat is “Kippis” which is Finnish for Cheers. The boat was found last year after being in storage for 20 plus years and it is in need of considerable restoration. They are looking to ... Read More »
Here is a video that may be interest to our friends in Sweden. It is an American ‘News Reel’ type film of Stockholm in 1936. I feel justified in posting this video on a site related to square meter sailing because at minute 5:01 in the film there appears to be a square meter boat. Check it out and tell ... Read More »
Lancea matches in specification to the 22 square meter boat designed by Knud Reimers for the Emperor of Annam in 1928. Length 36′ Length, water-line 22′ 7″ Beam 6′ Draft 4′ 3 1/4″ Sail Area 236 sq. ft. Lancea is in fine shape and has been in storage for the last four years following a freshen up at the boat ... Read More »
Harry Levack, a long time square meter sailor in Port Huron is selling his boat Evintea. Evintea is a Reimers Solent design built in 1939 at Motala Boat Works. Evintea has been well cared for by a succession of loving owners and Harry has lovingly maintained and enjoyed Evintea for 27 years. She has been on the hard for four ... Read More »
This movie shows sailboat racing and iceboat racing from 1941. It is a very interesting movie. It will be more interesting if someone can spot a square meter boat! (View Count 568) Read More »
Chase Family video of trip to Sweden and Germany, 1930 I became a 30 Square Meter enthusiast in 1962 when my father purchased Northern Light, U.S. 27, S-13 (also known as Marianne, Bosun Bird, and lastly, Lil). I loved that boat with a passion. It drove me to contact every owner/sailor of 30s I could find to learn their stories ... Read More »