Topper Buzz Sailing Dinghy

Topper Buzz sailing dinghy Designed by Ian Howlett, the Topper Buzz is a one design, double handed, single trapeze, asymmetric racing sailboat suitable for young sailors of both sexes as well as lighter weight adults. With a track record and over 500 boats now being sailed in more than a dozen countries around the world, the Buzz has shown itself to be a proven success with a very wide range of todays young (and some not young) sailors.

It has proved easy and safe to sail for newcomers to the sport. With its easy righting after a capsize, due to the sealed mast and low centre of buoyancy and its open transom permitting easy re-boarding and instant draining, the Buzz has proved to be exceptionally safe in strong winds in the hands of the very youngest crew. It is the ideal first asymmetric or for lighter crews who want a fast, fun modern style assymetric boat.

Despite being safe and easy to sail it has proved tactically demanding for the more experienced crews and offers remarkably close racing across a wide range of crew weights and ages. In the recent UK National Championships the first seven races were won by different crews of varying weights (112K 151K), sizes and sex, demonstrating the equality of speed of different combinations.

The UK manufacturers, Topper International Ltd, (manufacturers of the International Topper Singlehander) were the first in the market in 1992 with an inexpensive asymmetric skiff, the ISO. The company's twin wire skiff, the Boss, was the clear runner up in the recent Torbole Olympic trials. Coming from a company with such a track record the Buzz has a distinct pedigree. It is robust, ensuring a long competitive life and easily constructed to strict tolerances by manufacturers around the world. Furthermore the company has undertaken to make the Buzz available to National Associations at a standard low price (including delivery) worldwide. With many Buzzes now available secondhand in Europe the entry-level price is reduced still further.

Without the spinnaker and trapeze Buzz can be sailed ‘just for fun’. And is fast becoming the definitive asymmetric dinghy in holiday centres and sailing schools both in the UK and abroad.


Length : 4.20m
Beam : 1.92m
Weight : 80kg
Sail Area : 12.85m sq (jib/Main)

Topper Dinghies For Sale on Ebay

Topper Sailing Dinghy
£350.00
End Date: Saturday May-27-2017 7:52:57 BST
Buy It Now for only: £350.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper Topaz Sailing Dinghy
£1,600.00
End Date: Sunday May-28-2017 19:00:28 BST
Buy It Now for only: £1,600.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper sailing dinghy with launching trolley and cover
£295.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Sunday May-28-2017 19:13:15 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list

Topper Sailing Dinghy Boat - Great Condition and Looked after with Trolley
£400.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Sunday May-28-2017 20:35:56 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list

Topper sailing dinghy (no. 44435) race rigged with 5.3 and 4.2 sails
£800.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Sunday May-28-2017 21:57:10 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list

topper byte sailing dinghy (not laser) with cover and launching trolley
£600.00
End Date: Monday May-29-2017 12:24:23 BST
Buy It Now for only: £600.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper Topaz Tres Rig Sailing System
£100.00 (1 Bid)
End Date: Monday May-29-2017 17:22:02 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list

Topper Sailing Dinghy ready to sail with launch trolly+all rigging
£135.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Tuesday May-30-2017 11:00:47 BST
Buy It Now for only: £200.00
Buy It Now | Bid now | Add to watch list

Topper dinghy
£185.00 (1 Bid)
End Date: Wednesday May-31-2017 16:44:55 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list

Topper sail boat
£200.00 (1 Bid)
End Date: Wednesday May-31-2017 22:13:44 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list

Topper Topaz Uno
£2,100.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Thursday Jun-1-2017 18:42:09 BST
Buy It Now for only: £2,995.00
Buy It Now | Bid now | Add to watch list

TOPPER 46395 with trolley, cover and racing sails for quick sale
£800.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Thursday Jun-1-2017 20:40:47 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list

topper byte sailing dinghy
£450.00
End Date: Friday Jun-2-2017 11:12:25 BST
Buy It Now for only: £450.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper Vibe 7683
£2,000.00
End Date: Friday Jun-2-2017 13:04:57 BST
Buy It Now for only: £2,000.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

TOPPER Sailing Dinghy 30302 - CENTRE MAIN
£300.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Friday Jun-2-2017 13:11:44 BST
Buy It Now for only: £420.00
Buy It Now | Bid now | Add to watch list

Topper sailing dinghy with galvanised launching trolley. Chichester Sussex
£175.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Friday Jun-2-2017 19:00:00 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list

Topper sailing boat, great way to learn how to sail
£20.00 (1 Bid)
End Date: Friday Jun-2-2017 19:00:25 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list

Topper Sport 16 sailing dinghy with new sails, road trailer and launching Trolly
£1,550.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Saturday Jun-3-2017 14:59:10 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list

Topper Sailing Dinghy with launch trolley and cover
£425.00
End Date: Sunday Jun-4-2017 21:33:54 BST
Buy It Now for only: £425.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper Sailing Dinghy [See discription]
£145.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Monday Jun-5-2017 8:40:54 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list

Topper sailing dinghy
£50.00 (0 Bids)
End Date: Monday Jun-5-2017 19:52:21 BST
Bid now | Add to watch list

Topper byte sailing dinghy
£350.00
End Date: Tuesday Jun-6-2017 8:37:39 BST
Buy It Now for only: £350.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper Sailing Dinghy and folding trolley
£325.00
End Date: Tuesday Jun-6-2017 16:26:16 BST
Buy It Now for only: £325.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper Sailing Dinghy and Launching Trolley
£299.00
End Date: Tuesday Jun-6-2017 20:47:48 BST
Buy It Now for only: £299.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

STANDARD REPLACEMENT SAIL FOR TOPPER® SAILING DINGHY
£160.00
End Date: Wednesday Jun-7-2017 17:16:58 BST
Buy It Now for only: £160.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper BUZZ SPINNAKER by HYDE in Blue - BRAND NEW NEVER USED or even UNFOLDED
£450.00
End Date: Friday Jun-9-2017 14:14:57 BST
Buy It Now for only: £450.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper Sailing Dinghy Boat blue
£250.00
End Date: Friday Jun-9-2017 20:01:49 BST
Buy It Now for only: £250.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

2014 Catamaran Topper Topaz 16CX sailing dinghy - MAY P/X
£4,495.00
End Date: Saturday Jun-10-2017 21:35:30 BST
Buy It Now for only: £4,495.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper Topaz UNO sailing dinghy
£675.00
End Date: Wednesday Jun-14-2017 8:57:57 BST
Buy It Now for only: £675.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper Topaz Sailing Dinghy
£1,920.00
End Date: Wednesday Jun-14-2017 10:17:04 BST
Buy It Now for only: £1,920.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper sailing dinghy with road trailer
£1,100.00
End Date: Thursday Jun-15-2017 8:48:35 BST
Buy It Now for only: £1,100.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

4.2 REPLACEMENT SAIL FOR TOPPER® SAILING DINGHY
£155.00
End Date: Thursday Jun-15-2017 12:39:35 BST
Buy It Now for only: £155.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper sailing dinghy, with 3 sails, race rig and all equipment. Ready to sail.
£645.00
End Date: Sunday Jun-18-2017 11:26:06 BST
Buy It Now for only: £645.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

topper topaz uno plus with collapsible launching trolley
£700.00
End Date: Tuesday Jun-20-2017 22:30:39 BST
Buy It Now for only: £700.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper Topaz UNO & Race sailing dinghy - Used just a handful of times from new
£1,200.00
End Date: Saturday Jun-24-2017 19:34:45 BST
Buy It Now for only: £1,200.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper dingy
£175.00
End Date: Saturday Jun-24-2017 23:25:45 BST
Buy It Now for only: £175.00
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper Sailing Dinghy
£399.99
End Date: Sunday Jun-25-2017 9:50:56 BST
Buy It Now for only: £399.99
Buy It Now | Add to watch list

Topper Buzz  Dinghy comments and advice



In this boat you should watch out as it is not good in light winds as the boom is very low.


This is a great fun boat to sail. Very fast but quite manageable. And the boom is actually not low at all (look at the photo on this page). Kite is actually 17.4m2 I think - 174m2 would be a handful!


The Buzz performs well in all winds if sailed well, the boom is reasonably high and plenty high enough if sailed by crew within the recommended weight range (100kgs to 150kgs). Topper no longer supply spares for the Buzz, they are now supplied by Vantage Sailing who will also have new Buzzes available from 2013!!




Sponsors


Sponsors