Coolest yachts by
The top sailors and marine industry gurus choose the coolest and most innovative yachts of our times. And Nikki Henderson nominates Swallow
“The boat still remains a picture in my mind, so I cannot say much to her appearance, construction or speed apart from that she is small, well proportioned, and playful.
“Like people, I believe boats have an aura, or a personality. To me, she is so representational of the best parts of our sport: adventure, freedom, and independence, motivated by an innocent childlike curiosity. Inspirational yet grounding. ”
Swallow stats rating:
Top speed: 4 knots
LOA: 14ft / 4.6m
Adrenalin factor: 10%