1993 Dragon 29
Dragons were designed in 1929 by Johan Anker in Norway. Wildly popular in Europe, they became an Olympic Class from 1948 – 1972. They are currently the largest one-design fleet in the world. Vancouver only has a dozen or so Dragons.
This is one of the newest Dragons in BC – a 1993 model built in Hong Kong by renowned builder Lowell Chang. Named “Bamboo Man”, she was an award-winning boat in Hong Kong and is mentioned in the 75th Anniversary Dragon hard back book.
In 2003 she was shipped to Vancouver, dry-stored, sailed and raced locally.
2023 – Rudder pinions glassed and faired.
2023 – All wood flooring re-furbished with new marine plywood under original teak finish.
2017 – New navy blue painted hull.
2004 – Petticrows mast, rigging and running rigging.
2004 – Spare mast sleeve (never used), older training sails.
2004 – Custom aluminum base with teak cockpit seats.
2004 – Custom aluminum outboard motor bracket.
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Specifications for: BAMBOO MAN
- Year: 1993
- Make: Dragon
- Model: 29
- Class: Racer
- Length: 29.17ft
- Hull Material: Fibreglass