We are very pleased that you would like to know more about the GERD VI – the fastest 30m2 ever.
On the following pages, you will be able to learn much more about the ship and its eventful history:
Here, we would like to introduce you to Harry Becker, the creator of this beautiful boat. Learn why this boat was christened “GERD VI”. In addition, there are historical photos. You can also learn about the accident that nearly spelled the end of the GERD VI.
Keel, hull and rigging: The laborious and time-consuming restoration is explained in both text and photos.
The ship both manned and without the regatta crew, the salon, details such as the winches and cleats – here is where fans of classic sailing vessels get their money’s worth.
Reports and photo galleries about the Europa Cup 2010 and 2011.
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