Understanding Yacht Design: Part Two

A three-part series: Part Two Naval architect Filip Sochaj explains the complexities of hull form For new readers just joining Ocean Sailor, this is part two of a series of articles in which we take a deeper look at the world of yacht design. We examine how statistics and ratios shape the yacht, how they […]

Understanding Yacht Design

A three-part series: Part 1 Filip Sochaj takes us through the complex matrix that lies behind hull configuration, form and stability. ‘I can prove anything by statistics except the truth’ George Canning In recent years the yachting industry has become very focused on quoting statistics and ratings. While numbers, or algorithms help analyse characteristics or […]