History and Articles

Shields Book - Celebrating Fifty Years of Competition

This book is now available at Amazon for $150 plus shipping.

  • Includes history of how the Shields One-Design was created
  • Handsome 13" x 11" hard bound 90 page presentation book
  • Published by the Shields Class Association
  • Details about Cornelius Shields, the man dedicated and passionate about one-design competition
  • Never before seen historic documents from the builder
  • Owner remembrances about the racing and camaraderie
  • Professional photography of Shields racing today
  • A delightful recounting of the Shields 50th National regatta, including the Legends Regatta

Presented below are some of the "raw" materials that have been incorporated into Shields Book - Celebrating Fifty Years of Competition.

Archived Material