Name:  Challenger W6

Built: c. 1982 by Norman Poleson

Owned and sailed by: Norman Poleson, crewed by Gibby Hutchison and others.

Club: Whalsay

Inter-Club Details: Winner of 9 trophies including 2 Memorial Cups and 1 Devon Bowl

Note: In 1983, her first year, Challenger was just about unbeatable winning 33 cups at 7 Regattas including Whalsay and the Inter-Club.


Challenger leading a race at the Inter-Club, c.1984.

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