Elliott 6m

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Current Specifications
Elliott 6m 2008.svg
Crew 3 (max. 205 kg)
LOA 6.0 m
LWL 6.0 m
Beam 2.35 m
Draft 1.66 m
Main & Jib area 23.6 m²
Mainsail area 15.9 m²
Jib / Genoa area 7.7 m²
Spinnaker area 28.0 m²
Former Olympic Class

The Elliott 6m is an Olympic-class keelboat, designed by New Zealander, Greg Elliott.[1] It was selected for the women's match racing event for the 2012 Olympics.[2] The Elliott 6m carries a spinnaker pole and symmetric spinnaker which is considered more suitable for match racing.

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Games Gold Silver Bronze
2012:
Great Britain

details

 Spain (ESP)
Támara Echegoyen
Ángela Pumariega
Sofía Toro

 Australia (AUS)
Olivia Price
Nina Curtis
Lucinda Whitty

 Finland (FIN)
Silja Lehtinen
Silja Kanerva
Mikaela Wulff

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Elliott 6". Elliott Marine. Retrieved 2009-08-09. 
  2. ^ "Elliott 6 metre selected for 2012 Olympics". Sail-World.com. 2008-11-14. Retrieved 2009-08-09. 

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