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1988 Farr Yacht design – SAI Ambrosini Maxi Racing Yacht

18 October, 2012 by EVAN

About this Sailboat:

Longobarda is generally recognized as the outstanding Maxi Racing Yacht of her era. Following a major refit, she now offers the unique opportunity for near race- speed fast sailing in an 80ft Maxi Racing Yacht combined with the ultimate in luxury cruising and culinary delights. Still winning – in January 2008 Longobarda announced her arrival in the region’s waters with victory in the Barbados Round the Island Race in a time of 5 hours 29 minutes. Built using state-of-the-art lightweight composite carbon fibre, Kevlar and Nomex, with a no expense-spared budget, Longobarda was earning an enviable reputation within months of her launch, by taking on – and beating – yachting’s best in races the world over.
Longobarda has 82 feet of open deck space, with ample provision for guests to make the most of this luxurious space.

Equipment on Board:

Spares and Safety gear:
24 – Life Jackets, 12 Musto heavy foul-weather gear, 24 – Spinlock inflatable safety harnesses, 12 Musto light foul-weather gear, 1 – EPIRB Internal Ballast removed, 2 – Forties 8-man Life Raft, 1 – center console RIB tender, Two watertight collision bulkheads, 50 Hp outboard, New keel and IMS conversion in 1997

Farr Yacht design - SAI Ambrosini Maxi Racing Yacht
Farr Yacht design - SAI Ambrosini Maxi Racing Yacht
Farr Yacht design - SAI Ambrosini Maxi Racing Yacht
Farr Yacht design - SAI Ambrosini Maxi Racing Yacht
Farr Yacht design - SAI Ambrosini Maxi Racing Yacht
Farr Yacht design - SAI Ambrosini Maxi Racing Yacht
Farr Yacht design - SAI Ambrosini Maxi Racing Yacht
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