Description: Young 88 COMPETITIVE CRUISER RACER IN EXCELLENT CONDITION
The Young 88 has an excellent reputation as a fast, fun, and easily managed racer/cruiser, perfect for twilight fleets, round the cans or offshore racing, or comfortable cruises up the river for the weekend! Its versatility has made it a popular choice, and the design remains exceptionally competitive on all rating systems. This vessel is a great example of the design, having been strongly constructed from King Billy Pine and Epoxy. It is cleanly presented and has benefited from regular maintenance and upgrades by fastidious owners.
On deck, the vessel is neatly fitted out for ease of handling, and is easily managed either short handed or with the full race crew. The vessel boasts a near new set of sails, as well as complete training and cruising wardrobes. Powered by a well maintained 10HP Volvo Diesel, the vessel cruises comfortably at 5 to 6 knots.
Inside, the vessel is well presented and features a galley to port with a metho stove and icebox. Accommodation is excellent with a double and a single quarter berth, and 2 settee berths.
This vessel is perfectly suited to anyone wanting to getting into racing at any level, in a yacht capable of podium finishes, all at an entry level price. With the added benefit of having a comfortable cruising interior, this vessel has the versatility to double as a great weekender, and local cruiser. For more information, please contact Jo Breen on 0432 031 100 or John Radonic on 0459 322 862.
Derwent Boat Sales offers the information on this vessel including condition, in good faith as provided by the Owner/Vendor. While confident about the accuracy we cannot Guarantee or Warrant it but will assist any prospective purchaser verify this as part of the purchase process.
28' 10" - 8.80m
Keel / Ballast
Lead Fin Keel with eliptical shape
Composite Triple diagonal King Billy/Epoxy
Glass over marine ply
Yanmar 2 cylinder 13HP Diesel, shaft drive, very well maintained with 2 blade folding prop
50L Fuel Bladder
2 x Settee berths
1 x Double quarter berth
1 x Single quarter berth
Excellent saloon area
Large ice box under chart table
Smev 4 burner gas stove with oven and grill
GME CD/SM/FM Stereo
First Aid Kit
Horeshoe ring with light
Emergency VHF Antenna
4 x Lifejackets
12V system system with 2 batteries and Isolator switch