ITA 73 CARABELLA
Designer: BRITTON CHANCE JR.
Boatyard/Boat Builder & Year Built: SEASHELL’S YACHT BASIN PITTWATER (AUS)- 1968
Hull Material: MAHOGANY DIAGONALE CARVEL
Sails [Type & Number of Sails]: NORTH-EUROPE
Location of the Boat :LAGO MAGGIORE (ITALY)
Brief General Description & Equipment Information : PERFECT BOAT -FULLY EQUIPPED- READY FOR RACING
WINNER : 1970 WORD CHAMPIONSHIP
9 TIMES ROYAL KAAG CLASSIC CUP
6 TIMES FIRST CLASSIC BOAT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
3 TIMES FIRST CLASSIC BOAT EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP
2 TIMES ROLEX CU
6 TIMES ITALIAN CHAMPIONSHIP
21/9/2020 - SWE 48 (original BAH 4) "John B III" for sale
Designer: Alfred Edward Luders Jr USA.
Built by: Kungsörs Båtvarv Oscar Schelin in 1963
Hull material: varnish mahognyplanking
Mast: Original aluminium mast/Kungsör
Sail New 1 mainsail and 1 jib from North never used.
2 older mainsails, one of them in very good condition and an older jib. 2 spinnakers, one of them is newer.
The boat is located in Köping 140 km west of Stockholm
The boat is in a very good original condition with an interesting history among other things. with participation in the 1964 Olympics and several European Championships and world championships and others major international championships. After some minor renovations and new finishes both inside and outside after scraping. The boat is now fully renovated and will be delivered with all equipment.
Specialbuilt transport wagon for 30 km
For pictures and more info about the boat link to 5.5's database
Price 15 500 EUR.
For more information contact: Sven-Åke Lagerkvist
SUI 227 - CinqueCinque
Alain Marchand (SUI) YDAM yachts - 2014 (SUI) Worlds results : 8th (2014), 10th (2015), 8th (2017)
General description Modern, ergonomic & easy to sail. Fast even for light crew. - Infusion Glass Epoxy Sandwich. CNC milled keel. - Mast, Spreaders, Boom, Vang, spinnaker Pole, Rudder & Tiller in Carbon fiber. - PBO shrouds, swept back spreaders. Cariboni hydraulic rig control - Digital trim tab and forestay load sensors. - 2 Sets of racing sails. Europ’sails/One Sails/Gautier - Summer long cockpit cover + mast cover (color grey) Road trailer Harbeck Aluminium (380 kg) BT2500 (2.5 ton) 2 x fiber box, 3.6 m & 4.5 m long. Trailer color, all grey. All in perfect condition. Stored since 2017.
More information: http://5.5inventory.org/SUI/227/
Visible in Switzerland or ready to sail for the Europeans in Sanremo.
Price: 55’000€ (Swiss VAT paid)
ITA 34 Twins XI
Designer: Einar and Carl Erik Ohlson
Boat yard: Kungsors Batvarv AB 1960
Description: beautiful classic 5,5 built for the 1960 Olimpic games in Naples for the Swedish team.
At the Olimpics she was 5th; then she was owned by the italian Max Oberti who won the Coppa Italia and many races. Carefully maintained by the current owner, with the original mast and rigging, visible in Imperia, NW Italy.
Price on request
Price On Request
AUT 17 Afsoun
Designer: Philippe Meier (SUI), Sebastien Schmidt (SUI)
Builder: Josi Steinmayer, Meilen, ZH, Steinmayer Bootswerft, Meilen, ZH (SUI) 1995
Sandwich glass epoxy PVC foam
The boat comes with 4 Mainsails, 6 Jibs, 2 Spi, Harbeck Alu Trailer, Wilke Carbon Mast, Boom and pole,
Brand new ropes and lines, completelay overauled in 2019….ready to race.
The boat is currently located in Gmunden / Traunsee
NED 20, FIRESTORM
Designer: Warren Muir (Australia)
Boatyard/Boat Builder & Year Built: Warren Muir (Australia), 1983
Hull Material: Cold laminated wood
Spars [aluminum, carbon fiber, wood]: Aluminium
Sails [Type & Number of Sails]: North Sails 3Di, 2019
Location of the Boat: Warmond, The Netherlands
1983 world champion winning boat ‘Firestorm’ is in great condition, unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances for sale again after been refitted in 2019. Boat comes with a registered road legal trailer (EU regulations on dutch registration), unused inventory of North 3Di upwind sails (main and two jib’s).
NOR 54 - Lady in Red (ex Footloose) REDUCED
Designer: Warren Muir (Australia), Ben Lexcen (AUS)Boat
Builder: Melges Boat Works, Zenda, Wisconsin (USA)
Year built: 1989Hull Material: GRP sandwich
Spars: AluminumSails: Newest sails from North Sails 2005 ‘North Hybrid Aramid, Tri Radial’, all in good condition: 1 pc mainsail TL-1, 1 pc mainsail B-1, 1 pc jib TL-1 AP, 1 pc jib TL-1 Medium/Heavy, 1 pc jib TL-1 WaveSpinnakers: Monster Runner, Mid-Size, Runner Reacher, VMG Light Runner(Total in new sails 2005 USD 4785,-)
Location: Risør, NorwayBoat and equipment in excellent condition.
Road certified aluminium trailer (Norway = EU regulation). New axles, brakes and wheels in 2005. One of the best kept Muir-Lexcen-Melges Evo’s in original configuration. No alterations. A very pretty boat.
Link to 5.5: http://5.5inventory.org/NOR/054/
Contact: Dag Olav HodneboPhone: +47 90 84 86 91Email:
Published January 22, 2018
€ 11,000 o.n.o.
GER 42, former SUI 204
Seb.Schmidt Design, built 2001 by Wilke Boatyard, Switzerland
3rd owner (Menzi until 2005, Queisser until 2008, Kruse until today)
Perfect Wilke allrounder - Vice Worldchampionship 2001/02/04; 1. Kiel Week 2016
Mast, boom and kicker - carbon, trailer with 2 big boxes and all eqipment included
Europe sails (2014 +2015) hardly used the last four years
Boat in top condition, ready to race; location Hamburg
More here: https://5.5inventory.org/SUI/204/
SUI100 / FRA034b / CIBELE II
Designer Britton Chance Jr. (USA)
Boatyard/Boat Builder & Year Built Hermann Egger, Egger H. St. Aubin (SUI)
Hull Material Mahogany, diagonal carvel, laminated
Sails One set of sails + other sails
Location of the Boat Lake Maggiore / Italy
Equipped boat in top condition, ready to race. Classic class rules maintained. Winner of several regatta trough the years (1969, 2004, 2014 etc.) last one during 2014 winner of the Royal Kaag Classic CUP. Since 2015 no more used for regattas. Road trailer comes with the boat.
Link to the 5.5’s Database https://5.5inventory.org/FRA/034b/photo/3867
Asking Price 41'000 euro trailer included
Designer: Alfred Edward Luders Jr. (#1073А)
Boatyard: Experimental sport boat yard, Tallinn, Estonia, 1968
Hull Material: Mahogany planking
Spars: Original aluminum mast
Sails: mainsail, Jib, genoa
Location of the Boat: Kyiv, Ukraine
Brief General Description & Equipment Information : Daysailer ex-R5.5m class. Hull fully in epoxy coat, teak deck, hull totally solid without any damage reparations on topsides. Diesel Yanmar YSE8G 1976. Good all round performance.
Link to the 5.5’s Database: https://5.5inventory.org/RUS/169/
Full Name of the Contact: Serhii Akatiev
Phone Number: +380 67 245 7562
WANTED: Mainsail medium/heavy for GER 28
Max. size 10.51m x 3.68m
Those having a used but regatta-able mainsail with these or near these measurements, please offer it to:
FIN 51 Lotten
A true classic for sale!
Light construction and a fast racer, especially in light winds.
Thoroughly renovated and race trimmed during last three years.
Location in Lahti Finland.
North Sails 3DL 600, and several old sails
Designers Carl-Erik Ohlson (SWE), Einar Ohlson (SWE)
Builders Gustav Karlsson, Bröderna Karlsson & Söner, aka Svinevikens Båtvarv, Orust (SWE) Material Mahogany.
1st certificate issued 1953
See also http://5.5inventory.org/FIN/051/
AUS 61 (originally SUI 223) Alpha Crucis
Designer: Sebastian Schmidt
Builder: Christof Wilke 2009
Material: Single skin glass epoxy, deck sandwich epoxy.
Spars: Wilke carbon fibre
Sails: Brand new, unused North 3Di, main, medium jib, light jib (ready for the January 2020 Worlds in Australia). 2017 Eurosail, main, light jib, spinnaker. 2011 North main, medium jib, pre 2010 Eurosail main, medium jib, heavy jib, spinnaker
General Description: Alpha Crucis is in very good condition. Fully ready for the 2019 season, North 3Di sails, Tacktick Wireless Race Master mast units. 2018 new epoxy sprayed and polished under hull, keel and rudder. 2018 new rod rigging. Trailer. Towing cover deck and side.
Link to 5.5m database: https://5.5inventory.org/SUI/223/
Alpha Crucis is now in Australia.
Wanted: One spinnaker all round or runner size 54- 60 m2 ,max 8 years old. Fullradial.
One job max length front max 800 cm LP close to 246 cm max 5 years old all round light or hard.
Sailing a kind of 5.5 m called “Safir” constructed in Sweden I 1974.
Rig is almost the same.
FIN 27 (original S38) WASA II
Designer: Alfred Edward Luders Jr.
Boatyard/Boat Builder & Year Built: Kungsörn Yachtvarv, Sweden/ Per & Oscar Schellin 1963
Hull Material: Honduras mahogany planking
Spars: Original aluminium mast/ Kungsörn
Sails: Several sail (Doyle)
Location of the Boat: 50 km East from Helsinki, Finland
Brief General Description & Equipment Information : Original classic boat. Hull fully renovated according to class rules, with new deck, hull totally solid without any damage reparations on topsides. Good all round performance.
Link to the 5.5’s Database: https://5.5inventory.org/SWE/038/
Full Name of the Contact: Antti Linnovaara
Phone Number: +358 40 5599721
€ 35,000 including trailer.
NOR 67 Addam (FIN 35)
Designed by Eivind Still, built by Still Yachts, Finland for Gullichsen/Fazer in 1989. She was originally FIN 35, then went to Australia as AUS 58; where she won the Evolution Class in World Cup 2005, and finally to Norway where she became NOR 67.
GRP-sandwich hull in exellent condition, with divinycell in the core, and still with the original gelcoat.
Aluminium spars, and sails mainly from NOR 57, Artemis XVI. There are 2 carbon mainsails, one of them is rather worn, and 6 rather fresh jibs. There is a number of spinnakers, but only one of them is really crisp, a Monster from North Sails.
Addam has got a lot of fine-tuning possibilities from various stations onboard. She is very easy to handle. Measurement Certificate is from 2016, and is valid until 2021
The trailer is made from galvanised steel, very sturdy, with new axles, brakes and tyres from 2011. (Norway registered=EU regulations)
Addam is now stored in-house about 60 km north-west of Hamburg.
We think 12500 euro is a good price for Addam
€ REDUCED EUR 12500
NED 25 - Hamerhaai
The eccentric Howlett-design NED 25 HAMERHAAI
Last britten commissioned and build 5.5 as Salamander V in 1996
Builder Mark Downer, AMStructures, Isle of Wight.
Woodcore hull, all carbon rigging, lot of sails.
Database, see GBR 38c
Ask Joost Timmers, ,+31 172508206
Or Piet van Opzeeland, +31 63877127
She is on a trailer.
Database entry: http://www.5.5inventory.org/GBR/038c
€ 30,000 ono
SUI 77 - Skylla
Unique opportunity to buy an outstanding Classic 5.5, ready to race the Worlds in Cowes in the Classic division.
Originally built in 1966 by Heinrich Werft in Switzerland, designed by Britton Chance Jr.
Reconditioned in 2014 according to « Classic » class rules.
The Boat is built in Mahogany, aluminium mast, new NorthSails Dacron sails, new Harken deck layout, white hull.
Optional trailer and 3Di NorthSails.
Link to database: http://5.5inventory.org/SUI/077/
The Boat is as new and located near Geneva, Switzerland.
Contact: Patrick at patrick(at)pro-sailing.ch / +41 79 413 59 11
Published March 13, 2018
NED 17 - Leeloo (Evolution)
NOR-63 - Gold Fox (ex BAH 18 Silver Fox)
Doug Peterson (USA), Ian Howlett (GBR)
Green Marine, UK/ Mark Covell, 2004
Strip planking + glass epoxy
Wilkes carbon spars
Large inventory of good sails. Complete sail inventory upon request.
Located Risør, 4950 NORWAY.
Complete equipped for racing. Complete overhaul all electrical 2014. Complete road cover boat and mast.
2004 R.M Trailers raid trailer. Norwegian registered.
Contact: Rients van der Woude +47 47849994 /
Published July 7, 2017