Original article written by Yachting Life.
SKIFF or sportboat, dinghy or keelboat? Who wants to know, in fact why pigeonhole this exciting new concept which has taken off in the USA and Australia? Just as soon as the production increases, I am sure the VX One will prove a popular success in the UK and Europe too, writes YL boat test editor Andi Robertson.
After being developed and built by Brian Bennett in Rhode Island, the VX One has growing fleets and championships all over the USA, also now in Aus.
Since the boat was launched in 2011 nearly 70 have been built by them. But as demand increased they decided to licence a builder and concentrate on their design, development and sales operation rather than retain the responsibility as sole builder.
Newcastle based Ovington Boats