OCEAN 71

OCEAN 71 drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Fin with rudder on skeg
Rigging Type:
Masthead Ketch
LOA:
71.00 ft / 21.64 m
LWL:
59.30 ft / 18.07 m
Beam:
17.33 ft / 5.28 m
S.A. (reported):
3,100.00 ft2 / 288.00 m2
Draft (max):
8.25 ft / 2.51 m
Displacement:
75,000 lb / 34,019 kg
Ballast:
20,500 lb / 9,299 kg
S.A./Disp.:
28.02
Bal./Disp.:
27.33
Disp./Len.:
160.56
Construction:
FG
First Built:
1970
Builder:
Southern Ocean Ltd. (UK)
Designer:
E.G. van de Stadt

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
28.02
Bal./Disp.:
27.33
Disp./Len.:
160.56
Comfort Ratio:
41.35
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.65

Notes

vds design #194.
Based on the famed ocean racer STORMVOGEL (1969).
Offered as a racing yacht or luxury cruiser.
An extremely successful model with more than 20 built.
A few were finished by Camper & Nicholson.
'Ocean Spirit', (with Robin Knox-Johnson & Leslie Williams as crew), won the double-handed Around Britain race in 1970.
Another OCEAN 71 was owned by Graham Kerr, known, at the time on TV, (in both the UK and USA) as the 'Galloping Gourmet'.

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