Contest Yachts has launched the 26-metre flagship

Dutch Contest Yachts, specializing in the construction polyatomic sailing yachts, has launched its new flagship, the 26-meter Contest 85CS.

85CS — the largest boat Contest for all of her nearly 60-year history. As it became known itBoat, owner — the Russians.

85CS ocean cruiser designed for circumnavigation. The yacht was built in close cooperation with the owner, who has considerable experience of ocean crossings.

All important system — generators, desalination plants, pumping systems, fuel filtration and water — duplicated. All major electrical devices, including communication and navigation electronics, is connected high above the waterline to the vessel worked, even in the case of ingress of water. In addition, high up in the infirmary established independent production pump to evacuate the bilge water in the event of a flood, driven manually.

Case 85 CS designed by design Bureau, judel/vrolijk, represents the monolith from the keel to the roof rails.

Contest 85 CS is available in five different plan options. For the first case, the owner chose trehkanatnoy version with kitchen in the aft and aft on the port side in the bow.

The boat comes with sails 3Di North Sails and rigging Hall carbon Spars. For ease of management, used a special system of fluting from cockpit, hydraulic winch super-sized for multiple sails and etching. To manage the boat crew of just two people.

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