Gordon K. (Sandy) Douglass

1904 - 1992

Gordon K. (Sandy) Douglass photo

Best known as the designer of the THISTLE and FLYING SCOT, both of which remain popular to this day. His earlier experiences in the international canoe class are described in his book: "Sixty Years Behind the Mast".

Sailboats Designed By Gordon K. (Sandy) Douglass

Model LOA First Built
FLYING SCOT 19.00 ft / 5.79 m 1958
HIGHLANDER 20.00 ft / 6.10 m 1951
THISTLE 17.00 ft / 5.18 m 1945