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Zim Sailing's Club 420 has quickly become the go-to C420, regardless of whether you're winning the Triple Crown circuit or just teaching learn-to-sail at the local sailing club. One-design sailors want the strongest, lightest, most durable boats and rigging available. We’ve met this demand with proven boat construction techniques and a rigging system that ensures performance, strength, and durability. This durability has led to many happy repeat customers, and has made Zim Sailing the leading provider of Club 420s in the world. 



    • Every boat has the same great hull, whether you're getting a Club, Race, or Pro rigging package
    • Toughened resin and plexus bond for superior strength and durability
    • Colored gelcoat racing stripes on aft end of cockpit or traditional grey deck
    • Matching smoke Grey rudder blade and centerboard
    • All through-deck mounted hardware is supported by tapped aluminum backing plates
    • Shroud chain plate is a forged eye strap supported with an aluminum back-up bar under the rail


    • Carbon fiber tiller extension
    • Mast retainer
    • Fairleads on jib cleats
    • Rooster hiking straps (Zim Sailing Exclusive)
    • Link-plate shroud adjusters
    • Jib trim indicators on foredeck
    • Harken Carbo cleats and blocks
    • Roller pins on shrouds instead of guy hooks
    • Mylar centerboard gaskets
    • Low drag bailer with replaceable parts
    • Round traveler bar


    • Rooster Polilite mainsheet
    • Autoratchet 40mm spinnaker blocks
    • Jib Cunningham
    • Pro Vang: 18mm Harken Fly blocks + 4mm dyneema
    • Tapered jib and spinnaker sheets
    • Toppinglift led to mast cleat / Cunnningham led to centerboard trunk
    • North Sails class approved mainsail, jib, and spinnaker
    • Custom Spinnaker colors available
    • Zim Club, Race, or Pro rigging package available
    • Dyneema main halyard for max hoist and low stretch
    • Spliced single adjustment mainsheet bridle
    • 2:1 rudder downhaul
    • Pulley trapeze rings; handle and ring are both adjustable for gross and fine tuning
    • Tapered aluminum spinnaker pole
    • Dwyer aluminum mast and boom

    Length: 13.9'

    Beam: 5.5'

    Draft: 2.95'

    Hull Weight: 230 lbs

    Mainsail Area: 79.65'² 

    Jib Area: 30.14'² 

    Spinnaker Area: 95'² 

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