Dreaming of a Herreshoff Golden Ball, with Wayne Roberts

November 15, 2018

Steve Stone

Wayne Roberts built a 38-foot Herreshoff Leeboard Ketch in New Zealand in the 1980's, and then sailed that boat for several years with his wife and children throughout the South Pacific.

Who better to ask about the bigger, even more radical design, the GOLDEN BALL.

Below is an audio recording of an interview with Wayne back in about 1993-ish. Can you hear the ember sparking open the concept of Off Center Harbor?


 

2 Responses So Far to “Dreaming of a Herreshoff Golden Ball, with Wayne Roberts”:

  1. Chris Powell says:

    How nice to hear Waynes voice again-and his wisdom.

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