Bought by the current owner in 2010 this boat has constantly been upgraded to maximise her performance under IRC. All work was designed by JV and carried out by Hakes Marine employees. New keel bulb and bowsprit in 2010. Forward watertight bulkhead and mid bow ring frame for offshore 2010. Mast changed 2013. EC6 rigging 2013. Side decks extended aft 2015. All lead removed from internal and keel fin 2016.
Very competitive both inshore and offshore, recently Overall Winner of the HK to Vietnam Race in October 2019.
Very competitive both inshore and offshore
o Overall Winner of the HK to Vietnam Race in October 2019.
o 2nd IRC China Coast regatta 2019 (1 point to 1st)
o 1st IRC China Coast regatta 2018
o 2nd IRC China Coast regatta 2017
o 2nd IRC China Sea race 2016
o 3rd IRC China Sea race 2014
Race Yachts are specialists in all performance yachts, whether it's a 100 foot super maxi or a Farr 30 they deal with it. With extensive experience in Boat Building, Professional Sailing and Sales & Marketing the team at Race Yachts are well equipped to get the job done right.
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Judel Vrolijk & Co
52' 0" - 15.85m
Keel / Ballast
New keel and bulb in 2010
Composite carbon fibre
3 blade propellor feathering
Twin carbon sinks
Single burner racing style
Marine toilet and basin
Cockpit sole covers
2 manual and 4 electric
2 x 110ah batteries
New 2019 B & G H5000 with Hercules processor, 6 mast displays, 5 cockpit displays, Zues 7" chartplotter, forestay loadcell, wireless router, VHF and AM/FM radio
North sails Inventory
Mast / Rigging
Southern Spars 3 spreader carbon mast with carbon EC6 rigging (spare rod set). Southern spars lightweight 1 reef offshore boom.
Harken winches, two pedestals with associated deck gear
FreeFire has been the big improver over the last few years and has proven herself to be very competitive. She was 1st overall last year in the HKG to Vietnam race and has also placed very well in her recent inshore regattas. Ready for Inshore and offshore racing.
Photo credit Guy Nowell
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