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Ideal 18

The Ideal Boat

Ideal18 Logo

The Ideal 18 is a fun daysailer designed by Bruce Kirby. The Shumway's commissioned the boat with Simplicity, Comfort, and Performance in mind.

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We have a new builder this summer and hope to be delivering new boats in the Fall of 2014 or Spring of 2015.

You can now view an Ideal 18 video online, brought to you by StreamTeam. There is a version for

You may need to download the Windows Media Player to view the video.

Or, you can purchase the DVD for $10.00 plus shipping. Call us at the phone numbers shown at the bottom of the page to place an order.

You can purchase Haarstick Sails for your Ideal 18 through Shumway Marine. You can also get licensed sails through North Sails.

Now you can buy Ideal 18 logo apparel and gear through Coral Reef Sailing Apparel.


Ideals Crossing
Ideal Spinnaker
Ideal Start
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Simplicity

Comfort

Performance

One-Design

The Ideal 18 Class Association is registered with the US Sailing Association and the Canadian Yachting Association as a one-design racing sailboat fleet.

There is a mailing list for the class that you can subscribe to by sending an email message to: ideal18-subscribe@yahoogroups.com.

The 2012 Ideal North American's will be hosted by the Indian Harbor Yacht Club in Greenwich, CT.


Distributors

USA United States
Ideal 18 Class Association
40 Marina Drive
Rochester, NY 14617
USA

585.342.3030 or 800.433.2518
info@shumwaymarine.com
www.ideal18.com

Canada Canada
Ontario Yachts Company
4160 Morris Drive
Burlington, Ontario L7L 5L6
Canada

905.639.8382



Shumway Marine
40 Marina Drive • Rochester, NY 14617 • 585.342.3030 or 800.433.2518
www.shumwaymarine.com • email: info@shumwaymarine.com