What is a sailing Topper?
What’s a Topper? The Topper is a lightweight but rugged single-handed, easily rigged, low maintenance one-design dinghy that can be transported on the top of a car. It has very simple sail controls and is built from polypropylene rendering it virtually indestructible!
Can two people sail a Topper?
Topper Topaz TAZ is Super Simple
The Topper Topaz TAZ can be sailed by two people and can also be sailed single-handed. On one hand, a child as light as 30kg can handle a Taz, and on the other the Taz has capacity to carry 90kg, meaning that two children or an adult and child can sail together.
How heavy is a Topper dinghy?
At just 43kg (compared to similar boats that weigh upwards of 60kg) the cartoppable Topper is the lightest boat of its size and configuration in the world. It is easily righted after a capsize and ideal for sailors from 40kg to 60kg.