All Contest Sailing Yachts for sale in the UK
CONTEST 30, 1970
LYING: Largs, North Ayrshire
Builders: Contest Yachts - Conyplex, Medemblik Holland. Designer: Uus van Essen
All GRP construction, fin keel and masthead sloop rig. Hull epoxy treated.
LOA: 30.02 ft / 9.15 m LWL: 24.87 ft / 7.58 m Beam: 9.28 ft / 2.83 m, Draft: 4.27 ft / 1.30 m
Sail Area approx: 371.00 ft2 / 34.47 m2. Mast length: 9.85m/32.32'
Displacement: 8,818 lb / 4,000 kg Ballast: 4,079 lb / 1,850 kg, Ratio : 46%
Fuel: 80 ltrs stainless steel tank, Water: 2 x 80 stainless steel tanks ltrs
RIG & SAILS
Sloop rigged alu... read more
|Location:||Largs North Ayrshire UK|
|Price:|| £10,750 Tax Paid|
A popular model from Contest Yachts in Holland, renowned for the highest build quality, Tumbledown Wind is an easily handled seagoing yacht capable of crossing oceans swiftly and just as happy making gentle coastal passages. She has been constantly updated by a very experienced husband and wife team who are both members of the Ocean Cruising Club. Her impressive inventory includes a 4kW generator (2013), water maker, Hydrovane self-steering (2013) along with Raymarine autopilot (2017). Ready for serious offshore cruising or liveaboard life, a comprehensive set of spares and manuals is part of... read more
|Location:||St Helier Jersey UK|
|Price:|| £170,000 Tax Paid|
Contest 41 designed by Dick Zaal, built in 1987 by the renowned Contest yard in Holland. White grp hull, fin keel and skeg hung rudder, teak on decks and in cockpit. A very well built and capable offshore cruiser. This is a very spacious yacht with a large saloon, good sea going galley and large atf cabin. Second cabin and second heads are forward. There is an incredible amount of stowage on board and she benefits from a new engine in 2016 and updated electronics. Ready to go cruising and well worth viewing.... read more
|Location:||Cowes Isle of Wight UK|
|Price:|| £69,500 Tax Paid|
Beam: 8’ 2”
Draft: 4’ 2”
Hull / Keel: Fin
“This yacht has had a full update/refit in 2005 and again in 2012 making the total spent on her since 2005 over £50,000. In 2005 she had a new Raymarine electronics package fitted, new diesel heating, new holding tank, new fuel tank, new hot & cold water system fitted, new sails, wiring & lights replaced and Gelshield epoxy treated hull. ... read more
1969 Contest 29 11,500
The Contest 29 is a well built, long-keeled heavy displacement cruiser with good performance and a sea kindly motion. They are capable offshore cruisers and with their moderate draft, great for creek crawling and shallow water exploration as well. This excellent example has been maintained to a high standard and continually upgraded (recent new mainsail, furling genoa and covers, engine and is presented for sale in excellent condition.
Viewing by appointment at our Kent Office 01634 571605... read more
|Location:||Ramsgate Kent UK|
The Dick Zaal designed Contest 33 is a well known and sought after cruiser. She can be easily handled by two persons while having the advantage of being a sturdy and sea-kindly boat well thought of by sailors everywhere. The interior layout has been designed to give the interior a light and airy feel, while making the most of the space.
This particular example has been very well looked after and upgraded by the current owner with a extensive list of works completed and part renewed in the last few seasons - she'll make a good investment for her next owners.
Wanderbird has ha... read more
|Location:||Swansea Swansea UK|
|Price:|| £18,900 Tax Paid|
1974 Contest 33 14,459
The Contest 33 is a classic fin and skeg cruiser-racer from the 1970s, from a high-quality Dutch builder. This 1974 example has a very tidy interior. Unusually for a traditional yacht of this size, she also has wheel steering. If you are thinking of a Rival 31 or Contessa 32, have a look at this less well-known yacht instead.
Please call our Kent Chatham Office+44 (0)1634 571605 for further information or to arrange a viewing.... read more
|Length:|| 31' 2"|
|Location:||Chatham Kent UK|
Built by Conyplex Holland-one of the oldest glass-fibre boat builders, the design is well respected on the continent. Built in 1971, she has full British Registry with VAT paid.
She has very fine sailing qualities with a 50% ballast ratio giving a smooth easy motion in fresh conditions with good tracking ability. Encapsulated lead bulb keel keeps the weight low down enabling her to stand up to a good spread of canvas, A good solid heavy weather boat with a very nice 6 berth interior.
1971 GRP 33ft 6 berth cruiser, Volvo 28hp inboard diesel engine with shaft and 3 bladed prop.
A practical well... read more
|Location:||Weymouth Dorset UK|
|Price:|| £9,950 Tax Paid|