High quality pre-owned Contest Yachts

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Contest 45CS 'Corazon'

  • Dimensions13.7 x 4.1 x 1.95m
  • Year of build2011
  • DesignerGeorg Nissen, interior by Birgit Schnaase
  • CategorySailing yacht
  • LocationMedemblik, NL


The perfect blue water cruiser!

This Contest 45CS from 2011 will provide you with all the positive items which a Contes yacht can offer you. 'Corazon" comes very well equipped with full hydraulics, full navigation equipment,generator, panoramic windows, flush Newthex hatches and an almost new set of sails from "Elvström", in may 2018!

Please contact us for all the details.


  • Manufacturer
  • Model
  • Boat name


  • Beam
    4.1 metres  
  • Draft
    1.95 metres  
  • L.o.a.
    13.7 metres  


  • Designer
    Georg Nissen, interior by Birgit Schnaase  
  • Builder
    Contest Yachts, Medemblik, The Netherlands  
  • Year
  • Hull construction
    Polyester sandwich  
  • Hull type
    Vacuum infused laminated roundbilged hull in white with silver Metallic striping  
  • Superstructure construction
    GRP in white, vacuum infused laminated  
  • Deck construction
    Esthec on GRP, Esthec in cockpit sole and seats  
  • Keel type
    Fin keel with bulb (lead)  
  • Ballast
    Approx. 5.1 tonnes  
  • Displacement
    Approx. 13.5 tonnes  


  • Fuel
  • Cruising speed
    7.5 knots  
  • Max speed
    8.5 knots  
  • Horse Power
  • Engine manufacturer
    Yanmar 4JH4-TCE 55,2Kw 3200 rpm 4 cylinder  


  • Cabins
    2 cabins  
  • Berths
  • Toilet

Rig sails

  • Type
    Fractional rigged Seldén keel stepped mast with two pairs of spreaders  
  • Round wooden rigging
    Aluminium and stainless steel  
  • Lieren
    2x alloy Lewmar elec 54 AEST winches for genoa, 2x alloy Lewmar manual winches for mainsail  
  • Main sail
    Almost new by "Elvström" in May 2018  
  • Main sail reefsysteem
    Hydraulic in-mast furling / reefing including hydraulic outhaul  
  • Genua
    Almost new by "Elvström" in May 2018  
  • Fok reefsysteem
    Hydraulic furling / reefing  
  • Gennaker
    "North Sails" Gennaker (light grey) with Contest logo incl. Profurl furling system.