Petticrows Soling success in Soling Worlds
the past few months Petticrows have been working alongside
Ex world Champion Soling sailor Roman Koch to develop a new
Petticrows was approached by a number of Soling sailors wanting
a new class builder following the fire that destroyed Abbott
boatyard their former major builder.
Roman took our first production boat, which incorporates
a number of innovative ideas, to the world championship.
The boat included the new Petticrows mast which Roman reported
back was performing excellently.
The championship - held on Lake Chiemsee in Germany had a
variety of tricky conditions. Roman reported good boat speed
throughout and finished a respectable 4th place overall.
During the postponements the new boat gave the Soling sailors
plenty to look at and discuss.
For further details of the championship see