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TORNADO


Vessel stats

Class D
Nationality Poland
Year Built 1972
Rig Bm Sloop

Specification


  • Name: TORNADO
  • Class: D
  • Nationality: Poland
  • Year built: 1972
  • Home port: Gdynia
  • Rig: Bm Sloop
  • Height: 21.55 m
  • Length: 17.40 m
  • Entered by: Polish Navy yacht Club

About


  • Areas of operation: Northern Europe, Baltic
  • Number of trainees: 9
  • Number of permanent crew: 3

Tall ship races and regattas


Biography


Tornado PZ-41 built in 1974 sails under ensign Yacht Club Polish Navy Kotwica.

Tornado has participated in the Tall Ships’ Races many times since 1978. She is a fast yacht and has raced competitively, winning many trophies including the Illingworth Trophy in 1999.