In Europe the smaller Ilca 6 sail has surpassed the original Ilca 7 sail in popularity, and replaced the Europe Dinghy as the Women’s Singlehanded Dinghy for the 2008 Olympics. The Ilca 6 uses the same hull and fittings as the Ilca 7, but has a smaller sail (5.7), shorter lower mast section and has a different cut of sail to that of the standard or 4.7. Optimal weight for this rig is 121 to 159 lb (55 to 72 kg).

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In Europe the smaller Ilca 6 sail has surpassed the original Ilca 7 sail in popularity, and replaced the Europe Dinghy as the Women’s Singlehanded Dinghy for the 2008 Olympics. The Ilca 6 uses the same hull and fittings as the Ilca 7, but has a smaller sail (5.7), shorter lower mast section and has a different cut of sail to that of the standard or 4.7. Optimal weight for this rig is 121 to 159 lb (55 to 72 kg).