|'Drakes Prayer' Has proven her self as a fast racing yacht with honours in most of Australia's leading races. She won the 1985 Sydney to Hobart handicap only to be disqualified after a protest. She was the Australian Admiral's Cup trials winner in 1985.
Designed by Bruce Farr for One of Australia's greatest ocean racing yachtsmen of the past three decades, Peter Kurts. The boat has all round performance with more emphasis on light airs performance. On a reach the new owner says she is extremely fast.
Her Engine was reconditioned in 2010, she has a great sail inventory.
If you want to go racing and would like to own a bit of Australian sailing History, then 'Drakes Prayer' is for you.
** NOW SOLD **
||43 Farr NCYC|
||43' 0" - 13.11m|
|Keel / Ballast
||New South Wales|
||Mc Conaghy Boats|
||Fibreglass/GRP Deck -Kevlar Hull|
||30 Hp rebuilt in 2010|
||29 Knts Sailing|
||Sails 15 to 20 knts in a average breeze|
||30 L bladder|
||Fibreglass holds 2 with Oars (year 2000)|
||Sail Cover and Boom tent.|
||12 Bunks one turned into life jacket storage.|
||Gas stove 2 burner with grill, Stainless steel sink|
||80 L top load Eutectic|
||Manual anchors 2 x plough, chain and rope|
||Life jackets heaps, EPIRB, V sheet, Life Ring, Fire extinguishers 3,1st aid kit, torches, flares, fire blanket, Life raft.|
||Yes needs servicing|
||Stereo, LED lighting, 1 house battery, 1 start battery|
|Chart Plotter Brand new B+G, Sounder B+G, VHF, HF Codan.|
||Full Battened Main- 5 years old Kevlar in good condition, No 1 light, No2 x2, No3, No 4, Spinnaker 3/4,2 x 1 1/2, Drifter - very light.
|Mast / Rigging
||Rod rigged 7 years old.|
||Heaps of Winches, Dan boy heaps of harnesses.|
||Great piece of Australian sailing history, ready for you to race.
Call Glenn on 0414 988 273