Volvo 65 Sailing Poland

Volvo 65

The Volvo Ocean 65 is a One Design class, there are only 8 boats of this class in the world. Designed and built for the 2014-2015 edition of Volvo Ocean Race, they sailed across the world twice. She finished fourth in the 2014–15 Volvo Ocean Race skippered by Iker Martínez and by Xabi Fernández in the 2017–18 Volvo Ocean Race

History

Sailing Poland is the former MAPFRE boat, which finished on a second place in the last edition of the Volvo Ocean Race. This boat was created for facing the toughest conditions of the Southern Ocean, has highly advanced technologically onboard and has spartan conditions inside.

Volvo 65 Specifications

  • Hull length 20.37 m / 66.8 feet
  • Max draft 4.78m
  • Length waterline 20.00m
  • Hull Beam Overall: 5.60 m
  • Weight 12,500kg
  • Canting keel
  • Two daggerboards
  • Rig Height: 30.30m
  • Mainsail Area: 163 m2
  • Working Jib Area:133m2

Engine: Volvo Penta D2-75 with S-driv

 

 

 

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