The National Solo is a classic, one-design, single handed dinghy. Designed by Jack Holt in 1956 who also designed the Mirror. The Solo remains a popular dinghy, sailed at many clubs in the UK, Holland and Australia.It features a big mainsail with a big roach that powers the boat along especially in a breeze.
National Solo Specifications
Overall Length 3.78 m.
Beam 1.55 m.
Draft (centreboard up) 0.11 m.
Draft (centreboard down) 1.04 m.
Construction wood, GRP or composite
Sail Area 8.36 sq. m.
Racing Crew One