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Contest 44CS 'Amigo'

  • Dimensions13.7 x 4.1 x 1.8m
  • Year of build2003
  • DesignerGeorg Nissen
  • CategorySailing yacht
  • LocationMedemblik, NL


Blue water cruiser

Craftsmanship, comfort and innovation... These are the key attributes of every Contest yacht. The Contest 44CS represents a giant leap forward in yachting technology - a sporty touring boat that offers an impressive sailing performance. With these words the Contest 44CS was introduced in 2001. After an intensive testing period; Yachting world magazine commented "I'll eat my hard-disk if this boat isn't a winner for Contest Yachts". "Amigo" is equipped with all comforts on board to sail with great comfort and performance. With her


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  • Model
  • Boat name


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


  • Designer
    Georg Nissen  
  • Builder
    Conyplex, The Netherlands  
  • Year
  • Hull construction
    Polyester sandwich  
  • Hull type
    Roundbilged vacuum infused GRP hull paited in AWL grip blue with double waterline and gold striping  
  • Superstructure construction
    Vacuum infused GRP  
  • Deck construction
    Teak on GRP  
  • Keel type
    Wing keel  
  • Ballast
    Approx. 4,900 kg  
  • Displacement
    Approx. 13,500 kg  


  • Fuel
  • Cruising speed
    Approx. 7 knots (on engine)  
  • Max speed
    Approx. 8 knots (on engine)  
  • Horse Power
    100 HP  
  • Engine manufacturer
    Yanmar 4JH3-HTE  


  • Cabins
    Owners cabin aft and guest cabin forward  
  • Berths
  • Toilet

Rig sails

  • Type
    Sloop rigged  
  • Round wooden rigging
    Aluminium mast and tree painted in AWL-grip white  
  • Lieren
    2x Andersen electric 46AEST Two-speed, 2x Anderson manual 52AST and 2x Anderson manual 46ST on mast  
  • Sail material
    Cruising laminate  
  • Main sail
    UK De Vries laminate (2018)  
  • Main sail reefsysteem
    Reckman hydraulic furling  
  • Genua
    UK De Vries  
  • Genua reefsystem
    Reckman hydraulic furling  
  • Halvewinder bollejan
    UK De Vries cruising chute with halyard and sheets