Ted Irwin

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1940 - 2015

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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
IRWIN 34 CITATION 34.25 ft / 10.44 m 1979
IRWIN 35 CITATION 35.42 ft / 10.80 m 1986
IRWIN 37 1 TON 37.00 ft / 11.28 m 1972
IRWIN 37 COMPETITION 37.00 ft / 11.28 m 1973
IRWIN 37-1 37.00 ft / 11.28 m 1971
IRWIN 37-2 37.00 ft / 11.28 m 1976
IRWIN 37-3 37.00 ft / 11.28 m 1976
IRWIN 37-4 37.00 ft / 11.28 m 1977
IRWIN 37-5 37.00 ft / 11.28 m 1982
IRWIN 38 CITATION 38.00 ft / 11.58 m 1986
IRWIN 38-1 37.75 ft / 11.51 m 1970
IRWIN 38-2 40.00 ft / 12.19 m 1984
IRWIN 39 CITATION 39.75 ft / 12.12 m 1979
IRWIN 40 CITATION 40.83 ft / 12.44 m 1978
IRWIN 41 41.50 ft / 12.65 m 1982
IRWIN 41 CITATION 40.77 ft / 12.43 m 1982
IRWIN 42 42.00 ft / 12.80 m 1976
IRWIN 43 (1971) 43.50 ft / 13.26 m 1971
IRWIN 43-CC MKI 45.50 ft / 13.87 m 1984
IRWIN 43-CC MKII 45.50 ft / 13.87 m 1985
IRWIN 43-CC MKIII 45.50 ft / 13.87 m 1986
IRWIN 45 45.00 ft / 13.72 m 1970
IRWIN 46 45.50 ft / 13.87 m 1980
IRWIN 52 52.00 ft / 15.85 m 1976
IRWIN 52-2 52.00 ft / 15.85 m 1982


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