About Philip Goode

The author worked as a yacht designer in Poole. England, in the fifties. He has had extensive charter and transAtlantic sailing experience, followed by 25 busy years as damage surveyor for Lloyd´s and other marine and cargo underwriters in the port of Palma de Mallorca. His interest in improving square-rigger performance dates from 1982 and has so far resulted in the successful rig of “Pelican of London”(2007).