Ted Irwin

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1940 - 2015


American designer, boat builder, and ocean racer. His first notoriety was achieved with a number of successful racing yachts to his own design during the late 1960's. As his racing success continued, he also went on to found Irwin Yachts, located near St. Petersburg Florida, which, up until the late 1990's built thousands of sailing yachts, both racers and cruisers. Many of the larger models were built for the booming south Florida and Caribean charter trade. It is said that the firm had as many as 15 different models in production at one time. The best resource for anything to do with Ted Irwin, Irwin Yachts, and the multitude of models built by the company can be found at the Irwin Yachts web site listed above, which is among best of it's kind anywhere.

Sailboats Designed By Ted Irwin

Model LOA First Built
ENDEAVOUR 32 32.00 ft / 9.75 m 1976
ENDEAVOUR 32 CB 32.33 ft / 9.85 m 1976
IRWIN 1/2 TON 32.00 ft / 9.75 m 1976
IRWIN 1/2 TON MKII 32.00 ft / 9.75 m 1977
IRWIN 10/4 25.33 ft / 7.72 m 1975
IRWIN 21 FREE SPIRIT 21.00 ft / 6.40 m 1980
IRWIN 23 23.00 ft / 7.01 m 1968
IRWIN 24 24.00 ft / 7.32 m 1968
IRWIN 25 25.25 ft / 7.70 m 1969
IRWIN 27 27.08 ft / 8.25 m 1967
IRWIN 28 28.00 ft / 8.53 m 1970
IRWIN 28 MK III 28.50 ft / 8.69 m 1974
IRWIN 28 MK IV 28.42 ft / 8.66 m 1976
IRWIN 3/4 TON 34.00 ft / 10.36 m 1976
IRWIN 30 30.00 ft / 9.14 m 1976
IRWIN 30 CITATION 30.00 ft / 9.14 m 1977
IRWIN 30 COMPETITION 30.00 ft / 9.14 m 1972
IRWIN 31 31.08 ft / 9.47 m 1968
IRWIN 31 CITATION 31.25 ft / 9.53 m 1983
IRWIN 32 32.00 ft / 9.75 m 1970
IRWIN 32 CITATION 32.33 ft / 9.85 m 1985
IRWIN 32.5 32.50 ft / 9.91 m 1972
IRWIN 33 33.00 ft / 10.06 m 1974
IRWIN 33 MKII 33.00 ft / 10.06 m 1976
IRWIN 34 34.60 ft / 10.55 m 1982


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