Challenger Yachts Corp.

www.anacapas.com

1969 - 1980

Founded by Howard D. Stern (1929-2005). Challenger Yachts was located at Wilmington CA. It was known for its high standards of construction and was said to be the first builder in the industry to offer an unconditional hull guarantee.

Sailboats Built By Challenger Yachts Corp.

(Dates indicate when boat was first built by any builder)

Model LOA First Built
ANACAPA 42 (CHALLENGER) 41.50 ft / 12.65 m 1972
CHALLENGER 32 32.83 ft / 10.01 m 1969
CHALLENGER 35 (USA) 35.67 ft / 10.87 m 1968
CHALLENGER 38 39.92 ft / 12.17 m 1972
CHALLENGER 41 41.00 ft / 12.50 m 1977
CHALLENGER ANACAPA 42 42.92 ft / 13.08 m 1974


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