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Sabre

Sabre

A popular one design single-handed hiking dinghy in Australia. At 3.7m in length, the Sabre is similar in length to the Laser, although has a little less sail area. It is very light-weight, with a minimum hull weight of just 41kg. Sabres are sailed by people from 14 to 80 in age; and in weights from 45 to 95kg.

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Many Sabre sailors can't wait to be back on the water again
© Harry Fisher
Sabres lined up on the beach at Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron
© Harry Fisher
Sabres racing in Wallaroo, SA at the last nationals
© Harry Fisher
The Sabre class has consistently been a great boat to foster more female participation
© Harry Fisher
The current Sabre sail at the recent Sabre Nationals in South Australia
© Bodhi Stone
The Sabre class is re-evaluating its current sail plan to ensure class longevity -
© Harry Fisher
During the boat work phase
© Jarka Kluth
Luis sailing out in front of Black Rock Yacht Club
© Jarka Kluth
Luis Mata has discovered Sabre sailing after moving from Barcelona to Melbourne
© Jarka Kluth
Luis had a lot of assistance from Geoff Dresser and Harold Medd
© Jarka Kluth
Luis working on his boat
© Jarka Kluth
Luis' boat before boat work began
© Jarka Kluth
The Sabre has a highly-recognisable sail with the red tip
© Russel Bates
The recent Victorian Sabre States saw a fleet of 69 boats
© Alex McKinnon
Sabre racing is always close and competitive
© Russel Bates
Sabres are suited to a wide range of sailing backgrounds
© Harry Fisher
The class is sailed in all six states around Australia
© Harry Fisher
2020 Sabre WA State Championships
© Sails on Swan / John Chapman
2020 Sabre WA State Championships
© Sails on Swan / John Chapman
2020 Sabre WA State Championships
© Sails on Swan / John Chapman
2020 Sabre WA State Championships
© Sails on Swan / John Chapman
G Berry racing Smokescreen in the 2020 Sabre National Championship
© Harry Fisher
Light winds gave sailors reason to kick their feet up while waiting for breeze - 2020 Sabre National Championship
© Harry Fisher
Ryan Kelly is sitting in fifth position overall - 2020 Sabre National Championship
© Harry Fisher
Yesterday's racing was challenging with light winds - 2020 Sabre National Championship
© Harry Fisher
The Wallaroo Sailing Club in South Australia is hosting the 2020 Sabre National Championship
© Harry Fisher
M Stockhausen in Simba racing in the 2020 Australian Sabre National Championships
© Bodhi Stone
Wallaroo at sunset, a pearler of a location
© Bodhi Stone
J Gratton in Hoodoo racing in the 2020 Australian Sabre National Championships
© Bodhi Stone
Victorian Sabres at Sail Mordi Regatta
© Russell Bates Photography
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