When we say the Trio is an allrounder we really mean it. Designed by Phil Morrison, with classic hull lines the Trio is thoroughly modern, but retains some well-proven features of older dinghies. At 15' the Trio has the length to give effortless performance, the ability to carry a large family, and to be quite steady and reassuring when the weather turns nasty! The standard Trio has a slab-reefing mainsail and a furling jib, self-bailers and a rear-mainsheet, making her ideal as your first family dinghy. As you gain experience, options of centre mainsheet and asymmetric spinnaker turn the Trio into a surprisingly fast racer, although a most comfortable and forgiving one!
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Please select your home edition. Details on writing and sending reports to us can be found here. Related Articles Tips for sailing with a young crew What is different when racing with kids between the age of 6 and 12 Here are some top tips on sailing with young people. The guide covers boat set up, jobs for the crew, sailing techniques, kit and incentives. It is written from the experience of several people who have sailed with kids between the age of 6 and We were greeted with a very warm welcome, bacon sandwiches, sunshine, 25 knots of breeze and snow-capped mounts around Llangorse Lake. Posted on 10 May Comet Trios at Shustoke Pockets of wind appear out of nowhere, and the air turns blue A gentle breeze, bacon sandwiches and friendly faces greeted the Comet Trio fleet at Shustoke Sailing Club were they were sharing their open meeting with the GP14 fleet. Welcoming old and new fleets to their waters Shustoke Sailing Club has a busy year of open events coming up, welcoming old and new fleets to our waters Posted on 18 Mar Comet Trio Nationals at Exe overall Prizes awarded for new rig and classic rig fleets Coming into the final day and the last two races. After managing to prise the sailors away from admiring Bob's new boat and his infamous bobble, the fleet were greeted with light winds but forecast to increasing steadily.
Advanced Search Search Tips. Photo by kind permission of Nigel Bovey. The Comet Trio is the ultimate all rounder, designed by Phil Morison to be ideal for racing, cruising and training. A dinghy as versatile as this is often full of compromises, but the Comet Trio rewrites the rule book. Great fun.
Comet Trio , the classic family dinghy.. Comfortable for the whole family, but light enough for two to handle. Can be deceptively fast even without the optional spinnaker.