Definition of Bermuda rig in English:

Bermuda rig

Syllabification: Ber·mu·da rig


  • A tall yachting rig with a high, tapering fore-and-aft mainsail.
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    • The sail plan of the original Potter 14 was a Gunter-style, however by 1975, it had been modified to a Bermuda rig.
    • They have long overhangs and tall Bermuda rigs and they raced in the Spirit of Tradition Class.
    • The yachts shown are two cutters, a schooner, a sloop with Bermuda rig much like our modern Marconi rig, and a lugger.

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