We're expanding our team!
Hiring, Naval Architect, Composite Engineer, CAD Modeller, Draughtsperson
What we've been up to...
Ker Yacht Design, Naval Architecture, yacht design, McConaghy catamarans, concept design, composite engineering, foils, amphibious tender, performance catamaran, foil assisted catamaran
Rolex Middle Sea Race
Daguet 3, Corum, Yacht Racing, Middle Sea Race
Yachting Malta Coastal Race
Daguet 3, Yacht racing, ker 46, Malta coastal race, Line honours
Getting Busy Here...
Hiring, Naval Architect, Yacht Designer
Two Ker designed MC63 Powercats in build at McConaghy Boats
MC63P, Grant Dalton, Foil-Assisted, McConaghy Boats
'Showtime' keel not designed by Ker Yacht Design
Ker 40, Showtime, Keel failure, Sydney Hobart, Press release
Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club Around the Island Race
Ker 46, Ker 46+, Hong Kong 42, Zannekin, Lighthorse Alpha+, Seawolf
Incredible season for Concise 8 and skipper Jack Trigger
Round Barbados Race, Record Set, Jack Trigger, Concise 8, Class 40
Jason awarded honorary degree - Doctor of Maritime Studies
Jason Ker, Honary Degree, Doctor of Maritime Studies
Newport to Bermuda Race
Sydney 43, Ker 50, Temptation, Christopher Dragon, Wahoo
A phenomenal year for Mandrake - Winning the Asian Yachting Grand Prix
Asian Yachting Grand Prix, AYGP, Blue Blazer, Fred Kinmonth, Nick Burns, Sydney GTS42, Mandrake, Record breaking
Yachting World - MC50 Walkthrough
MC50, McConaghy, Multihulls
MC50 impresses at Palma Boatshow
MC50, McConaghy, Multihulls
Hong Kong to Puerto Galera Yacht Race
Sydney 43, Mandrake III, IRC Overall, Inaugural
La Grand Motte Boat Show
Boat Launch, MC50; Multihul; Catamaran; Yachting World
Rolex China Sea Race
Rolex; China; Sea Race; Win; Mandrake III
Rolex Sydney to Hobart Race
Sydney Hobart, Division win, Patrice
Fast 40+ National Championships
Ker 40+, UK, Fast 40+, National Championship, Pace, Invictus, Win
Lady Mariposa win Class 0 in the RORC Overall series.
Lady Mariposa, RORC, Class Win, Season Champions, Ker 46
1840 Challenge Trophy Presented
1840 Challenge Trophy, Fast 40+
Invictus wins Fast 40+ Series Championship 2017
Invictus, Keith Mills, Ker40+. Fast40 winning, Solent, Championship
Invictus wins the FAST40 Class in the 2017 Round the Island Race, for the third year in a row.
Invictus, Keith Mills, Ker40+. Fast40 winning, Solent, Round the Island
Black Baza win the Asian Yachting Grand Prix
Asian Yachting Grand Prix, AYGP, Blue Blazer, Steve Manning, Anthony Root, Ker 42, Black Baza
Audi Hong Kong to Vietnam Race
Steve Manning; Anthony Root; winning; Audi Hong Kong to Vietnam Race; overall; Ker 42; Black Baza; McConaghy Yachts; Asian yachting circuit
Audi China Coast Regatta
Marcel Liedts; Ker 46; 'Zannekin'; class 1; winners; Audi China Coast Regatta; Anthony Root; Steve Manning; Ker 42; 'Black Baza'; Nick Burns; Fred Kinmonth; Sydney GTS 43; 'EFG Mandrake'
Fast 40 Regatta
Sir Keith Mills; Ker 40+; 'Invictus'; 'Fast 40' regatta; winning
Netherlands IRC Championships
Bastiaan De Voogd; Coin Coin; Netherlands IRC Champions; inshore
Rolex Fastnet Race
1st; Class 1; Samuel Prietz; GOA; Piet Vroon; Concise 8; Class 40
Piet Vroon; Tonnerre; Ker 51; Class 0 ;Sir Keith Mills; Ker 40+; Bastiaan De Voogd'; Sydney GTS 43; Coin Coin
RYS Bicentenary International Regatta
Anthony O'Leary; Ker 40 Mk1; Class1A; Sir Keith Mills; Ker 40+; 'Invictus'; 'UBS Round the Island Race'
UK IRC National Chamionships
Piet Vroon; Class 1; Ker 51; 'Tonnere'; Class 1
Downwind footage of Concise 8
Concise; Class 40; Round Britain and Ireland;
RORC Overall Season
Piet Vroon; RORC; Overall Champion; Tonnerre; Class 1
Rolex Fastnet Race
Magnum III; Andrew Pearce; Fastnet Race; RORC; Rolex; Bernard and Laurnet Gouy's; Ker 39 'Inis Mor';
UK IRC National Championships
Ker 40; Magnum III; Overall; UK IRC National Champion; Class 1 champion; Andrew Pearce; Runner up; Piet Vroon; Ker 46; Tonnerre;
RORC Morgan Cup
Piet Vroon; winning; RORC; Morgan Cup; Overall; Ker 46; Tonnerre; Andrew Pearce; Edward Broadway; second; third; Ker 40; 'Magnum III'; 'Hooligan VII'
Andy Williams; winning; Ireland; Soverigns Cup; Ker 40; 'Keronimo'
RORC Myth of Malham
Edward Broadway; winning; RORC; Myth of Malham Race; Overall; Ker 40; Ker 40; 'Magnum III'; Ker 46; 'Tonnerre'
Block Island Race
Oakcliff Sailing; IRC3; Block Island Race; Ker 11.5
North Sea Race
Piet Vroon; wins; RORC; North Sea Race; Overall; Ker 46 Tonnerre; Piet Vroon; Ker 40; Baraka GP; Hooligan VII
RORC Cervantes Trophy
Andrew Pearce; winner; class 1; RORC; Cervantes Trophy; Ker 40; Magnum III; Piet Vroon; Ker 46; "Tonnerre"; Edward Broadway; Ker 40; "Hooligan VII"; Laurent Guoy; Ker 39; "Inis Mor"
Ker Yacht Design; "Best Yacht Designer in Asia of the Year"; BMW Asia Boating Awards; McConaghy Yachts
Key West Race Week
Marc Glimcher; winner; Key West Race Week; Ker 40; "Catapult"
Announcing; "Forty One Design"; Team Concise; Class 40 built; McConaghy Yachts
Storm Trysail Club's "Boat of the Year Award"
Larry Dickie; Ker 43; "Ptarmigan"; winning; Storm Trysail Club; "Boat of the Year Award"; Northern Ocean Racing Trophy
Rolex Sydney to Hobart
Rolex Sydney to Hobart Race;Warwick Sherman; Sydney GTS 43; 'Occasional Coarse Language'; Ed Psaltis; Ker 40; 'AFR Midnight Rambler'; Anthony Patterson; Ker 11.3; 'Tow Truck'