About this Sailboat:
One of the top cruising/club racing sailboats of the last 40 years. These boats are very hard to find because they are loved by their owners. The original workmanship provides a base to extend the life of these boats through today and into the future. Solid performance and ease of handling make these boats a joy to race or take the whole family on extended cruises. The Challenger has seen many trips up and down the east coast. Anchoring in Newport, Martha’s Vineyard, Barnegat Bay, Eastern Bay, Moon River, Charleston and Stuart, Florida.
General condition is fair to good.
Sails are in fair condition (10 yrs old with mildew stains).
Wind instruments and knot meter not working.
The rest of the boat is in good condition
Boat hull, rigging, and engine are in good condition.
Bottom – very good condition.
Topsides – very good condition
All electronic components new since 2006: charger, inverter, VHF radio, GPS,
microwave, TV, Satellite Receiver, Electra San electronics, charging regulator.
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Equipment on Board:
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AWL Grip 2005
AWL Grip fixup/polish 2012
Mast & Boom AWL Gripped in 2005
3″ Teak and Stainless rub rail added 2005
Spinaker and older mylar genoa, backup main, and storm jib.
Interior teak generally in good condition. Teak sole overlay in ~2009 one water stain.
Interior teak refinished and some pieces replaced.
Electric Anchor Windlass w/ cockpit control
Dual slotted foil furling jib
Extra and extra large self tailing winches
Extra Large 3 blade propeller – can push 8 knots in emergency.
Electra San Electric Flush Toilet with optional holding tank config
Electra San new electronics ~2009
Satellite TV (DirecTV: if you have DirecTV at home then it is only $5 per month for boat)
Samsung Thin 32″ LED TV Internet Connected folds into cabin top,