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Contest 62CS 'Francasi'

  • Dimensions19.18 x 5.45 x 2.65m
  • Year of build2008
  • DesignerGeorg Nissen
  • CategorySailing yacht
  • LocationContest Yard, Medemblik - NL


Blue water cruiser

This magnificent 62-foot sailing yacht is an elegant, sporty and comfortable appearance on world's unlimited waters. This unique 62CS is in immaculate condition. The spacious interior makes her suitable for a convenient stay both during long distance cruising and anchored in remote bays. You are invited to come and see this full-option Contest 62CS. (preliminary brochure)


  • Manufacturer
  • Model
  • Boat name


  • Beam
    5.45 metres  
  • Draft
    2.65 metres  
  • L.o.a.
    19.18 metres  


  • Designer
    Georg Nissen  
  • Builder
    Contest Yachts, The Netherlands  
  • Year
  • Hull construction
    Polyester sandwich  
  • Hull type
    Round bilged hull, vacuum infused vinylester sandwich in Awl-grip metallic  
  • Superstructure construction
    GRP with double glazing  
  • Deck construction
    Teak on GRP with Rondal flush hatches  
  • Keel type
    Fin keel with bulb  
  • Ballast
    Approx. 11,5 tons  
  • Displacement
    Approx. 35 tons  


  • Fuel
  • Cruising speed
    9 knots  
  • Max speed
    11,5 knots  
  • Horse Power
    185 hp  
  • Engine manufacturer
    Perkins 6-cylinder turbo  
  • Cooling system


  • Cabins
    3 cabins + crew cabin in front compartment  
  • Berths
  • Toilet

Rig sails

  • Type
    Fractional rigged, Hall Spars aluminium in-mast furling with 3 pairs of swept back spreaders  
  • Round wooden rigging
    Aluminium boom and standing rod rigging, Hall spinnaker pole carbon, removebla Kevlar cutter stay, hydraulic backstay tensioner and boomvang (electrical)  
  • Lieren
    2x Lewmar electric stainless (main sheet), 2x Lewmar electric stainless (genoa sheet), 1x electric stainless (multi purpose), electric winch on mast, 1x manual on mast  
  • Main sail
    North Sails, stowaway with Vertech system in Spectra  
  • Main sail reefsysteem
    Hydraulic stowaway system by Hall, painted in Awl-grip white  
  • Genua
    North Sails, furling in Spectra with UV-ply  
  • Genua reefsystem
    Hydraulic furling system by Reckmann  
  • Gennaker
    North Sails, with halyard, sheets and chute