Beam 6' 6"
Draft up/down 5"/4' 11"
Minium Weight 700 lb
Sail Area (main & jib)
Sail Area (spinnaker)
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The Executive Committee has approved a 1:1 ratio for the Samson Rope 2016 Lightning North American Championship. To qualify for the NAs you must register for your District Championship. If you have any questions please contact the Class Office.

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May

Indianapolis, Indiana May 7 - 8
Annapolis, Maryland May 7 - 8
Shoreacres, Texas May 8
Savannah, Georgia May 14 - 15
Jamestown, Pennsylvania May 14 - 15
Haslett, Michigan May 14
Virginia May 14 - 15
San Diego, California May 15
Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan May 21
St Pete Beach, Florida May 21 - 22
4/30–5/1
Monmouth Boat Club/Fleet 70–Red Bak, NJ
  1. Mitchell Hnatt, Rick Pokorny, Tara Rudd
  2. Justin Coplan, Danielle Prior, Mike Constants
  3. Brian Taboada, Parker Colantuono, Stu Challoner
4/23–24
NAOV/Fleet 526–Voula, Greece
  1. Tsamis Sotiris, Papadakis Vasilis, Manolakis Iannis
  2. Stathopoulos Dimitris, Tolis Alexandros, Lefteris Dedes
  3. Stamatiadis Dimitris, Papamichael Chrysanthos, Chartzoulakis Nikos
April
Club Nautico San Isidro/ Rio de La Plata, Argentina
  1. Nicolas del Campo, Pato del Campo, Manu Loitegui
  2. Nicolás Cloos, María Cloos, Ale Cloos
4/23-24
Lake Norman Yacht Club - Fleet 415/ Mooresville, NC
  1. Steve/Jeff Hayden 
  2. Greg Fisher  
  3. David Van Cleef  
4/9–10
Virginia Inland Sailing Association, Smith Mountain Lake, VA
  1. Bob Wardwell
  2. Joan and Gary Hurban
  3. Pat Phelan