STV TUNA (KC2372)

Name Origin: The original "TUNA" was a sailboat confiscated from Germany after WW2 by the Royal Navy. The name was roughly translated to English as "TUNA" and she was put into service as a Navy Sail Training Yacht.

Crew Adventures: Skipper Chris Maier brings a crew of young Navy recruits and junior officers to the experience of Yacht racing to develop the seamanship skills that have stood the test of time.

STV TUNA has been a regular competitor in the Bermuda - Marblehead, St-Pierre et Miquelon. and Chester Race week on the East Coast. TUNA recently joined the West Coast Navy Fleet and Swiftsure will be her first race here in preparation for the Van Isle 360.

Yacht Details

  • ID: 2779
  • Name: STV TUNA
  • Sail No.: KC2372
  • Make: CS 36
  • LOA: 36.5
  • Rating: 138 (PHRF-NW Normalized)
  • Skipper: Chris Maier
  • Yacht Club: Canadian Forces Sailing Association Victoria
  • Home Port: Victoria, BC

Registration

  • Race: Cape Flattery Race for Monohulls (PHRF)
  • Crew: Full crew

Images of STV TUNA

STV TUNA (KC2372)

Name Origin: The original "TUNA" was a sailboat confiscated from Germany after WW2 by the Royal Navy. The name was roughly translated to English as "TUNA" and she was put into service as a Navy Sail Training Yacht.

Crew Adventures: Skipper Chris Maier brings a crew of young Navy recruits and junior officers to the experience of Yacht racing to develop the seamanship skills that have stood the test of time.

STV TUNA has been a regular competitor in the Bermuda - Marblehead, St-Pierre et Miquelon. and Chester Race week on the East Coast. TUNA recently joined the West Coast Navy Fleet and Swiftsure will be her first race here in preparation for the Van Isle 360.

Yacht Details

  • ID: 2779
  • Name: STV TUNA
  • Sail No.: KC2372
  • Make: CS 36
  • LOA: 36.5
  • Rating: 138 (PHRF-NW Normalized)
  • Skipper: Chris Maier
  • Yacht Club: Canadian Forces Sailing Association Victoria
  • Home Port: Victoria, BC

Registration

  • Race: Cape Flattery Race for Monohulls (PHRF)
  • Crew: Full crew

Images of STV TUNA