Monday, November 20, 2017
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Photo Galleries

Hello All,

one thing missing from this new site has been the ability to load photo galleries. Well, that has been fixed and the first image gallery has been added under the main menu link The 5O5 / Photo Galleries / International. Clicking on this link will take you to a gallery of images from last years Worlds in Sicily.

Interestingly, once you have logged on as a registered user, you can add you own images to the gallery and even add comments. (Common sense to prevail here please - this is a family site!)

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The 505



The 505 has

  • freedom in the rigging, internal layout and size and shape of the foils
  • no restrictions on the hull materials that can be used.
  • this has enabled the class to evolve and take advantage of many of the improvements in technology over the fifty years since it was first designed
  • Over nine thousand one hundred boats have been registered in the first fifty years of the class.

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