Int. 5.5 Metre Class returns to its roots for 70th Anniversary

The Rule of the International 5.5 Metre Class was written in 1948 and the first boat, K-1, The Deb, was designed in 1948 by Charles E. Nicholson. The boat was first sailed in the Solent in 1949. Seventy years after The Deb was designed, the 5.5 Metre fleet is returning to the same waters where…