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AMERICA II - US 46

Year1986 May
Current Sail NumberUS 46
International RuleThird Rule AC
Current LocationJersey City, NJ
Current CountryUS
DesignerM. William Langan-Sparkman & Stephens
BuilderWilliams & Manchester Shipyard
Length Overall20.14 m.
Beam3.70 m.
Draught2.74 m.
Original OwnerThe America II Syndicate
Original NameAMERICA II
Other NamesFiddler (1993)
Original CountryUS
Original HomeportKings Point, NY
Original Sail NumberUS 46
Owner Details & History

2007 - present: Purchased by a Syndicate of members from the Manhattan Yacht Club. Subsequently donated to, and currently owned by the New York Harbor Sailing Foundation, who's mission is to foster and promote amateur sailing of national and international importance in New York Harbor, and has undertaken to support and preserve two of the historic 12 Metre yachts (with America II, US-42) for future generations.

2019: America II (US-46) competed in the Spirit Division of the 2019 12mR World Championship racing against her sister-12, America II (US-42). Both teams were comprised of members of the Manhattan Yacht Club. In the series of 9 match races, US-46 narrowly took first place over US-42 by just one point (15-16).

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