TOMs
Twice-a-week sails from Calpe
Amazing 6 TOMs Fleet-racing
Affordable Fun & Training Days

SAILING ON THE TOMs

TOM 28 Sailing Activities, Facts and Boat Specifications
The CBYA has a special relationship with the Real Club Náutico de Calpe which gives us access to their six, fleet-racing TOMs, at a special discounted rate.

The CBYA runs twice-a-week Sail Training Days on the TOMs – usually on Thursdays and Saturdays. We have several members who are RCNC – CBYA approved skippers, who take out CBYA members interested in learning how to sail these exciting boats.

TOMs SAIL TRAINING

  • Learn how to sail with expereinced skippers
  • Basic sailing principals
  • Knots
  • Rigging sails
  • Docking
  • Sailing manouevres
  • Spinnaker flying
  • Safety

TOMs LADDER COMPETITION

  • 2 – 3 race series each year
  • White sails only
  • Each crew member accumulates individual points during each event
  • Sail with different crew each time
  • Skippers and crew drawn for each event
  • All crew have chance to crew in different positions
  • Special racing rules
Current TOM Ladder Series Results Ladder Racing Rules

TOM 28 FACTS

Fast & fun. Large, comfortable self-draining cockpit. Suitable for match, team or fleet racing. Easy to sail. Very stable. Well-balanced rudder. Well-balanced rig. Great for match racing. Great day sailer. Quick to rig and de-rig

BOAT SPECIFICATIONS

  • LOA 8.48m (27.8 feet)
  • LWL 7.05m (23.1 feet)
  • Beam 2.48m (8.1 feet)
  • Draft 1.85m (6.07 feet)
  • DSPL 1370kg (3014 lbs)
  • Ballast 690kg (1518 lbs)
  • SA 37.88 sq m (408 sq ft)
  • Spin. 55 sq m (592 sq ft)
  • LPS 127 deg.

GENERAL SPECS

  • Designer Giovanni Ceccerelli (Ravenna-Italy)
  • Built at the Omega Ship Yard in Moden; Italy by Paolo Pizzo and Matep Plazzi from “Team Prada”
  • Hull Construction: Fiberglass
  • Aluminium rig
  • Deep foil T- bar keel with lead bulb
  • High ratio rudder

Video: Racing TOMs in the RCNC TOMs liga at Calpe

TOM Ratings

TOM RATINGS

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