Boat Name: Why Not
Sail: US 99
Year Built: 1947
Designer: Tore Holm
Builder: Holms Yacht, Gamleby
Owner: Phil Conger
History: Former S59 Why Not, US88 Why Not.
New owner Phil Conger recently relaunched (August 2010) after extensive repairs and new white painted topsides.
Below is US88 Why Not after her modifications in the mid-70's. She began her life as a full keeled boat, but her owner at the time, Harry Vigrass, was inspired by what he saw of the new designs coming out for the 1975 and 1977 World Cups.