Outrigger Sailing Canoes
Photos, drawings, and descriptions of outrigger canoes around the world. http://gary.dierking.net
Saturday, February 16, 2019
Dan Taylor sailing his Wa'apa in Washington state. He also sent me a photo
shown below that he took in Riatea, French Polynesia in 1965.
Monday, February 4, 2019
Sprit rigs and gaff rigs have been popular in French Polynesia since European contact.
Steering paddles were extremely large, possibly due to the long overhanging booms.