The Sierra 26 ultimate sportboat in photos.
The 26 Sierra represents a new generation of production
competition sailboat and sportboat . It's design and construction
draw heavily on current America's Cup engineering and
concepts. Built by James Betts Enterprises and designed by
Nelson/Marek Yacht Designs, it is a product of the best that
America has to offer.
Sierra is a one-design and PHRF class boat that is
intended to be significantly faster than other similar or
competing designs on the market. Utilizing aerospace
construction techniques and materials and the design
strength that Bruce Nelson brings to this project, this
boat goes unmatched by any mono-hulled sailboat in
Sierra is twenty six feet long and displaces only one
thousand and one hundred pounds! The entire boat is built
from carbon fiber. The mast and boom are carbon fiber as
are the keel fin and rudder. All underwater surfaces are
epoxy coated. Therefore, this boat is light, fast, and
So take a
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