BLIGH is a deep v sportsfisherman built using the cold moulded ply construction method. She was built in Freemantle by Dave Richards to meticulous standards using individually selected and weighed sheets of brunzeel ply. She has impeccable pedigree being designed by Raymond C Hunt. She was launched in March 1980. She was bought by the current owner in 2008 from her original owner and trucked across Australia to Sydney. She underwent a 2 year extensive refit at Fenwicks in Brooklyn under the guidance of Andrew Botting. She was relaunched in September 2010.