Ideal 18

One-Design Showcase

sailboats in the water

Class Information

Class Contact: Skip Shumway  

Class Contact Email: Skip@shumwaymarine.com    

Class Contact Phone: 585-721-2653        

Class Website: Ideal18.com      


About the Ideal

The Ideal 18 is the safe, fun and comfortable two-person keelboat. Find out why new fleets are forming throughout North America. Become an Ideal sailor.



Class Specs: 

LOA | 17 ft. 10 in. 

Draft | 3 ft. 3 in. 

Weight | 1,240 lbs. 

Sail Area | 168 sq. ft.