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Boat Description
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Boat ID: 115
Boat Name: Antipodes of Sydney
Year Built: 1991
Boat Builder/Design: Taswell 56
Boat Type/Rig: Sloop
Hull Material: Fiber Glass
Boat Current Location:
kingston, jamaica, Australia
Home Port: caribbean
Engine: yanmar 110 hp
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Owner/Contact: Geoff Hill (473)
Boat Seeking Crew? No
Main Boat Activity: DistantCruise
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Boat For Sale?  Yes  Price: 520000 $USD Local Price:520000   in: us dollars
LOD (feet):56.0     ;LWL: 46.0 Beam: 16.5    ;Draft: 8.0
Displacement:51000(lb); Fuel(gal): 150 Ballast:17780(lb); Water(gal): 250
Dinghy: zodiac yl310r Outboard:mercury 4hp

ANTIPODES IS SERIOUSLEY FOR SALE The Taswell 56 is still in production. Designed by Bill Dixson “Antipodes” is a proven fast coastal or ocean passage maker. Ideally configured for easy long distance cruising, she is quite competitive. Antipodes won her class and was 5th overall in the 1992 Columbas 500 centenary Atlantic cruising rally from Spain to the Bahamas. She has cruised extensively in the Caribbean and Nth America. She crossed the Pacific in comfort in 1996. Now based in Australia, Antipodes has cruised extensively in the South Pacific. She has completed the Sydney to Hobart, the Sydney to Coffs Harbour and came second in the Musket Cove, Fiji to Vanuatu cruising rally in 1999. Whilst based in the US Virgin Islands, Antipodes sailed in a number of Antigua Race Weeks, and has just completed in the cruising division at Hamilton Island Race Week. In February 2001, Antipodes undertook an extensive refit at Noakes one of Sydney’s leading shipyards. This included laying a new teak deck, extensive refurbishment of mast rigging and deck fittings. Both the hull and interior were upgraded with new furnishings and wiring where necessary. Antipodes comes fully equipped with a full suite of sails, galley equipment, electronic aids, spares and equipment, which is fully setout AT OUR WEBSITE or contact rich kahn at annapolis sailyard ph 1 410 2684100