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A146 Bluff OSTAR 1976


1976 June - A146, already very well travelled, changed hands and went across the Atlantic No history of racing by Atalantas would be complete without mention of Rod White who sailed A146, Bluff, in ...
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A115 Across The Atlantic


1975 May - Just as racing tests the sea worthiness of any class of boat so too can exceptional cruising exploits. Two such cruises by Atalantas are worth mentioning here. In 1975 Eric ...
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A146 Sherpa Round Britain Race 1974


1974 June - Immediately after sailing in the Round the Island Race on June 29 in which he came second in the Atalanta Class, Alan Perkes in A148, Sherpa, set out for the ...
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A175 pictured in brochure crossing the French/Swiss border

A175 pictured in brochure crossing the French/Swiss border
1964 May - The 1964 Atalanta brochure has a picture of Inyoniyamanzi on her trailer on page 4. She was kept for many years at Clarens at the eastern end of Lake Geneva.
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A175 boat name


1963 May - A175 was launched with the name Inyoniyamanzi. The is a term from South Africa (Afrikaans? Zulu?) for “African Penguin”.
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A113 Round the World


1960 November - The longest and most ambition expedition undertaken in an Atalanta was in 1960-61 when Tony Peck and John Riding set out in A113, Aku, to sail round the world in ...
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Launching an Atalanta or Titania

Launching an Atalanta or Titania
1957 February - There are really four ways of launching an Atalanta (or a Titania) from its trailer: The travel hoist The easy way is to have it lifted in by travelhoist. It is not ...
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A Family Boat

A Family Boat
1950 September - Claims that the Atalanta was a suitable boat for families, on account of her roominess and sea-kindly qualities, were soon confirmed by several accounts of cruises in which children accompanied ...
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