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One Design Comet

About the Comet

Designed in 1932, the fun-to-sail Comet offers high-level double-handed racing to all ages, with equally competitive fiberglass and wooden boats. Friendly people, great boats, used and new self-rescuing design.

2019 Championship Regattas

  • June 8 & 9  North American Championship at Surf City Yacht Club, NJ  
  • July 26 – 28 Atlantic Coast Championship at Marblehead, MA in their NOOD regatta  
  • August 23 – 25   International Championship at Tred Avon Yacht Club at Oxford, MD 

Class Information:

Class Contact: Kevin Buruchian

Class Contact Email: [email protected]

Class Contact Phone:  973-271-2233

Class Website:

Social Media: Facebook 

Class Specs

LOA: 16 ft.

Beam: 5 ft.

Draft: 6 ft. (up / 3 ft. (down)

Weight: 260 lbs.

Sail Area: 140 sq. ft. 


Class News

Deep Dive into the AC40

Emirates Team New Zealand designer Bobby Kleinschmit explains the technical attributes of the foiling 40-footer to be used as a development platform for America’s Cup teams and the Youth and Women’s America’s Cup Regattas in 2024.

Stephanie Roble

Milestones In Marseille

Olympic 49erFX sailors Stephanie Roble and Maggie Shea immerse themselves in the Olympic venue for the first time in their campaign, and they like what they see.