The Borealis 45 “Kia Kaha” is a light weight performance cruising yacht, intended for anything from leisurely coastal sailing, to long distance ocean passages. This yacht has been created as a sailing yacht for sailors, to explore the world or the waters close to home.
She has been constructed from western red cedar strip plank and epoxy resin systems. Combining a modern design with the beauty of wood.
Spaulding Wooden Boat Center’s Youth Boatbuilding and Sailing program provides middle and high school youth with a personal growth experience in the context of wooden boat craftsmanship, sailing, seamanship, and environmental stewardship.