|Yes, this is the very S&S 34 Jesse Martin sailed solo unassisted around the world in 1999!
Own your own original piece of Australian maritime history.
Now sadly and reluctantly for sale due to a change in owners' circumstances.
She has been extensively refurbished over the past four years:
September 2015: New 16kg Mantus anchor, 20 metres new anchor chain, 100 metres new nylon rode.
June 2015: New standing rigging, extensive re-wiring, new LED navigation lights, new Evergreen NMEA 183 GPS aerial. Mast and boom sanded back and painted, all sheaves checked and serviced. Mainsail and genoa inspected and serviced by Tony Bull. New Bull Sails boom bag and lazy jacks.
2013: Full electrical inspection. New Raymarine Ray 55 E VHF radio, New Raymarine ST 60 instruments.
2011/2012: All deck furniture, stanchions etc removed, deck repaired as necessary, backing plates to reinforce stanchion anchor points. New life lines. New Port holes. Topsides, deck and cockpit repainted.
Inner forestay is in cabin and can be fitted when required. Profurl jib furler
Extensive sail wardrobe including spinnaker (in sock), storm jib and trisail. Approx 10 more sails (currently in vee berth).
||34' 1" - 10.40m|
2 singles in cabin
||Methylated spirits stove, icebox, new electric faucet plumbed in but not connected to power yet.|
||New 16 kg Mantus, 20 m new chain, 100m new 12mm nylon rode.|
||New electric bilge pump 2013. Manual bilge pumps (2) may need new diaphragms.|
||2 fire extinguishers - may be out of test.|
||New LED nav lights and extensive re-wiring. (June 2015)|
|Raymarine ST 60 instruments new in 2013
Raymarine RAY 55E VHF radio new in 2013
||Approx 12 sails including, mains, jibs, genoas, stormsail, storm trisail, spinnaker.|
|Mast / Rigging
||New stainless steel standing rigging. Mast and boom serviced and painted - 2015.|
||6 Lewmar self tailing winches.|
||Everyone who sails on Lionheart comments on how well she handles. In December 2015 we took Jesse Martin for a sail. He kept saying: "I had forgotten just how well she sails!"|