Baby bootlegger. this iconic racing boat was originally designed by george crouch in 1924 and went on to win the 1924 and 1925 apba gold cup. our plans for this boat. Why choose laughing loon designs and plans? laughing loon boat designs are outstanding. my designs have received awards at shows where the judges were boat builders.. Traditional wooden boats for sale in australia. for more information about any of these vessels, free of charge, or to advertise on this page, please contact us..