Knud Olsen

1919 - 2010


Danish designer and boat builder. His most famous creation was probably the OK DINGHY, designed for the home builder using plywood contruction. He later founded the Bandholm yard where he designed and built some of the first fiberglass sailboats seen in Denmark.

Sailboats Designed By Knud Olsen

Model LOA First Built
BANDHOLM 20 23.62 ft / 7.20 m 1970
BANDHOLM 24 24.11 ft / 7.35 m 1971
BANDHOLM 26 26.64 ft / 8.12 m 1963
BANDHOLM 27 27.07 ft / 8.25 m 1976
BANDHOLM 28 28.35 ft / 8.64 m 1973
BANDHOLM 30 30.18 ft / 9.20 m 1976
BANDHOLM 35 34.84 ft / 10.62 m 1979
LA CRUISER 29.43 ft / 8.97 m 1958
OK DINGHY 13.10 ft / 3.99 m 1957


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