They launched the first boat, named "Purple Heart", last year and raced her in the Heineken Regatta as part of their program. Their sailing skills have benefitted from time spent on the water since the regatta and they recently had her doing 17 knots under spinnaker.
|Garth Steyn speaking at the launching of "Purple Heart", with the woodworking teacher and his students.|
|Bulkheads and framing, ready for the hull skin.|
|Bottom panels being dry-fitted ahead of gluing.|
|Same stage, seen from the bow.|
|View of the radiused part of the hull framing. The third stringer from the top is where the junction will be with the side panel.|
|The students who are building boat #2, with their woodworking teacher.|
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