The Vanguard 15 , designed by Bob Ames, the double-handed one-design boat of the future, is here today delivering high speed and fun in a simple, durable, lightweight package. The V-15 is the perfect boat for sailing in your local yacht club fleet, international caliber team racing or knocking around with the family. The V-15 is lighter, tougher, easier to transport, and more fun than any other boat in its class. The Vanguard 15 Class Association sanctions hundreds of events all over the nation. From family-oriented "Great Escape" weekends to a regional and national level racing circuit, everyone will have something to gun for.