Sailing at the Heart of the Norfolk Broads

Reedling Class

Reedling Jaws sailing on Blackhorse Broad

The Reedling is a one-design fractional rigged keelboat, designed by Ian Proctor, and build by Reedling Boats (now dissolved) in Horning, Norfolk..

There were only 11 Reedling built.

NameSail NumberYear Registered
ReedlingRK11963
SiskinRK21994
CockatriceRK31964
JawsRK41964
MerlinRK51969
OsirisRK61982
AkuRK71965
SwallowRK81965
BullrushRK91985
OnyxRK101972
VoleRK111973

The Reedling class keelboat is only raced at Horning, where they were built.

Spec.

DesignerIan Proctor
BuilderReedling Yachts Ltd
Crew2
Draft2.75 ft (0.84 m)
ConstructionStrip planked wood (Agba)
LOA19.08 ft (5.82 m)
LWL15.58 ft (4.75 m)
Beam6.08 ft (1.85 m)
KeelFixed / fin with lead bulb
RigFractional
Weight485 kgs
Mainsail area149.5 ft2 (13.89 m2)
Jib / Genoa area75 ft2 (7.0 m2)
Spinnaker area240 ft2 (22.0 m2) (symmetric)
Portsmouth Yardstick1036

Reedling Class Symbol

Reedling Class Insignia

Reedling Class Flag

Reedling Class Flag (K)