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Contest 42CS 'Fleur du Rocher'

  • Dimensions12.85 x 4.15 x 2.2m
  • Year of build2014
  • DesignerGeorg Nissen
  • CategorySailing yacht
  • LocationMedemblik, NL


Fast, single handed blue water cruiser

The 42CS is the latest yacht from the Contest range. Winning the 2014 "Yacht of the year" award her versatility, quality and speed are internationally recognised. She is sailed easily single handed due to her electric reefing for mainsail and genoa. Her 5 electric winches will ensure easy handling under all circumstances. "Fleur de Rocher" has always been maintained by a proffesional licensed captain and therefore she is in the best technical and tidy condition possible. Other important features are double laminated panoramic window, handcrafted oak joinery, 3-cabins, large galley with large fridges, generator, folding transom/bathing platform.

Preliminary brochure


  • Manufacturer
  • Model
  • Boat name
    Fleur du Rocher


  • Beam
    4.15 metres  
  • Draft
    2.2 metres  
  • L.o.a.
    12.85 metres  


  • Designer
    Georg Nissen  
  • Builder
    Contest Yachts, Medemblik, The Netherlands  
  • Year
  • Hull construction
    Polyester sandwich  
  • Hull type
    Sandwich, vacuum infused, roundbilged hull in Majestic Blue, Underwatership in epoxy.  
  • Superstructure construction
  • Deck construction
    Teak on vacuum infused GRP sandwich deck  
  • Keel type
    Fin throat with lead bulb  
  • Displacement
    Approx. 11 tonnes  


  • Fuel
  • Horse Power
    54 HP  
  • Engine manufacturer
    Yanmar 4JH5 turbo charged  


  • Cabins
    Owners cabin forward, two guest cabins aft  
  • Berths
  • Toilet

Rig sails

  • Type
    Fractionally rigged with 2 pairs of swept back spreaders  
  • Round wooden rigging
    Seldèn aluminium mast and tree  
  • Lieren
    Electric winches for main sheet, genoa sheets, 1 x electric outhaul main/halyard, 1 x manual halyard  
  • Main sail
    North Sails Soft Norlam with vertical battens  
  • Main sail reefsysteem
    Electric in-mast reefing system  
  • Genua
    North Sails Soft Norlam with battens  
  • Genua reefsystem
    Electric genoa furling system