Super sailing Yachts
By Maarten Janssen
1) The 93 metre Eos
At 93 metre, the 1500 GRT three-masted schooner could be the world’s biggest sailing boat. She was launched by Lürssen in 2006. EOS is a very exclusive boat, so that you won't get a hold of a lot of pictures of the lady. However, the brand new Lürssen website has several excellent shots of the lady, worth looking at. You Can Also catch a glimpse of the woman spectacular interior, created by François Catroux.
2) The 90 metre Royal Huisman Athena
The 90 metre awesome cruising boat Athena had been built because of the Dutch Royal Huisman shipyard in 2004. The superyacht’s outside lines had been created by Pieter Beeldsnijder Design, with naval architecture by Dykstra & Partners and an interior by Rebecca Bradley interior planning. Athena is amongst the biggest sailing yachts established since the 1930’s, and reaching speeds up to 19 knots, Athena can outrun almost every other cruising superyachts.
3) The 88 metre Maltese Falcon
Probably one of the most iconic of yachts, and definitely more photographed in modern times, the newest 88 metre Maltese Falcon is famed on her sophisticated automatic square rigged DynaRig sail program. Three towering free-standing rotating carbon-fibre masts hold 25, 800 sq. ft. of canvas on 15 square sails delivering exemplary performance, speed and manoeuvrability. The yacht, built by Perini Navi, was sold in August of 2009 to the woman current owner, who earnestly participates superyacht regatta's, showing the yachts capabilities.
4) The 75 metre Ron Holland Designed M5
The superyacht ended up being integrated the uk by Vosper Thornycroft to a design of Ron Holland Design. The yacht is undergoing a refit at Pendennis Plus right now. M5’s trip to Pendennis might find the stern redesigned and extended by 3m. Alongside this various other outside restyling work should include installing a side boarding system. The inner areas of the refit will see the main and lower decks undergo a total restyle. M5’s main-deck particularly are totally changed as soon as all joinery is replaced to check RWD’s new design.
5) The 75 metre Phocea
Sailing boat Phocea was built as a single-handed competition yacht, developed to participate in the Observer Single-Handed Trans-Atlantic Race. After rushing the Atlantic in 1976, she had been changed into a cruise ship because of the French shipyard DCAN. In 1999/2000 her owner, a favorite lady, after whom the 105 metre Lady Moura was named, ordered a significant interior and exterior refit in the Lürssen shipyard in Germany. The boat ended up being again offered this year to her present proprietors. Phocea accommodates 12 guests in 1 Master, 1 VIP, 2 Double and 2 Twin cabins, and she sleeps 23 crew users.
6) The 69.24 metre Atlantic
The 69.24 metre Atlantic was designed by William Gardner and built by Townsend & Downey, Shooter Island, ny, in 1903 This replica had been delivered this season, on drawings associated with the initial schooner collected from different archives in the united states, amongst that your MIT Museum in Massachusetts, which Doug Peterson, acting as consulting naval architect, features digitized ensuring the credibility associated with outlines and floatation.