Tofinou 8m

Boat of the Year Nominee Photos by Walter Cooper Imported from France, the Tofinou 8M, was a looker at the dock, thanks to the sharpness of its metallic paint and teak deck, but on the water, the judges quickly dismissed it because excessive friction in every control line, and a combative helm took the fun out of sailing it. “The thing was a workout,” said Tom Rich, explaining that the practice of hiding ropes by leading them under deck from the mast to the jammer banks in the cockpit i

Sailing World BOTY 2013: Tofinou 8mWalter Cooper
Sailing World BOTY 2013: Tofinou 8mWalter Cooper
Sailing World BOTY 2013 Tofinou 8mWalter Cooper
Sailing World BOTY 2013 Tofinou 8mWalter Cooper
Sailing World BOTY 2013 Tofinou 8mWalter Cooper
Sailing World BOTY 2013: Tofinou 8mWalter Cooper
Sailing World BOTY 2013 Tofinou 8mWalter Cooper
Sailing World BOTY 2013 Tofinou 8mWalter Cooper
Sailing World BOTY 2013 Tofinou 8mWalter Cooper
Sailing World BOTY 2013 Tofinou 8mWalter Cooper
Sailing World BOTY 2013: Tofinou 8mWalter Cooper
Sailing World BOTY 2013: Tofinou 8mWalter Cooper
Sailing World BOTY 2013: Tofinou 8mWalter Cooper