Tenacious

Class : A

Rig : Barque 3

Heights : 35.24 m

Lengh of hull : 54.00 m

Nationality : UK

Year built : 2000

Home port : Southampton

Tenacious is the largest wooden tall ship of her kind in the world.

The ship has access throughout for disabled crew, including wheelchair users, with flat wide decks and powered lifts. There is a speaking compass for the use of blind crew members and bright track radar for partially sighted crew. An induction loop and vibrator alarms have been installed for hard of hearing crew members.

Tenacious competed in the Tall Ships’ Race for the very first time in 2005 enjoyed considerable success finishing 2nd in Class A of the first race from Waterford and 4th in Class A of the Newcastle Gateshead to Fredrikstad race.

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