Davidson 59 ft race yacht for sale. Designed by NZ America's Cup designer, Laurie Davidson and built in Australia 'You're Hired" has many racing victories under her belt against some of the worlds best racing yachts. This is a fast and fun to sail with a full crew or short handed either racing or cruising.
This 59 footer is capable of racing with a full crew or short-handed two sail racing with electric primary and main sail winches. This 59 footer has been a frequent CYCA race winner on both scratch and handicap. Below deck is two large settees mid ships with storage lockers and cubby holes. A small basic galley and chart-table also provide adequate facilities. Forwards in the bow is large sail storage area with a deck hatch for fast kite drops. An enclosed head is also forwards. Aft is open with 4 berths and engine under the companionway stairs. The Yanmar 40hp engine with sail drive has very low hours.
The boat has B&G Hydra 2000 navigation instruments with 2 mast repeaters and 3 displays in the cockpit, below deck is Raytheon Chartplotter, VHF radio and stereo. Sail inventory includes brand new carbon main sail and a range of headsails. The boat is currently being sailed by a charity and it's sale offers a great opportunity for a buyer looking for a larger race yacht without the requirement of a large crew.
New South Wales
Sydney Region Rushcutters Bay
Laurie Davidson (NZ Americas Cup Designer) and Reichel-Pugh modifications
59' 0" - 17.99m
Keel / Ballast
Stainless steel with lead bulb
GRP with grip
Sail drive with folding propellor
Settees on either side of saloon. Open bow forward for sail storage. Forward enclosed head. Aft is open with 4 berths.
6 with lee cloths
Sink with bench, space for a cooker (removed)
Manual enclosed head
Anchor, chain and warp
Inshore safety equipment
Electric and manual pumps
12v system, 240v shore power
B & G speed, depth. In need of upgrading
Brand new Ian Short main sail and various headsails
Mast / Rigging
Triple spreaders aft swept carbon mast with single or twin backstay options. Carbon boom. Bow prod. New Standing rigging 2020
2 x electric primary winches. 1 x electric main sheet winch on centre turret. 2 x backstay winches. 2 x ancillary winches. Hydraulic vang.
New antifoul Jan 2020
Broker / Dealer
02 9327 2088
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