The vessel "RUNAWAY" is a 40' single engine sloop built in 1980 by Goetz Composites Hull is cold molded cedar planked with fiberglass overlay on exterior and interior. Decks are plywood with fiberglass finish. Cabin house is plywood with fiberglass finish. Bruce Kirby who design the laser design ...more
We are proud to label this boat sold. Heading to a buyer in Toronto, ON!
The vessel "RUNAWAY" is a 40' single engine sloop built in 1980 by Goetz Composites Hull is cold molded cedar planked with fiberglass overlay on exterior and interior. Decks are plywood with fiberglass finish. Cabin house is plywood with fiberglass finish. Bruce Kirby who design the laser design this boat originally for team Canada. They approached Bruce Kirby with the task of building the fastest racing sloop money can buy for the admirals cup and he exceeded their expectations in every way. She is well made and you will never find another boat like this one on the market. She was appraised recently at $120,000 and was designed and built by established America's cup veterans
Topsides are red, bottom; black and decks are white. Ballast is cast lead with stainless steel keel bolts. Cockpit is aft with open transom and tiller steering. Design is sloop rig with lead fin keel and spade rudder. Mast is aluminum double spreader rig. Runaway is a premier racing.
She also comes with:
-Oil and Marpole discharge cards
-Lines and fenders
-Life preservers, Life ring
-Shore power cord
-Water 20 US gallon in plastic tank.
-Full winter canvas cover
-Aluminum propane tank
- Trailer included with a lot of sailing extras;
mainsails, jibs, spinnakers, halyards, tools, gear and equipment!
and so much more!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
INFORMATION PROVIDED BY SELLER:
The yacht is in great condition, extremely fast and was the first open transom racing yacht and prototype Bruce Kirby modeled his kirby 40 after. She has been unbeatable in local yachting series races and has Newport, Transatlantic, Bermuda, and Halifax campaign racing experience.
The purchase of this vessel is eligible to be tax deductible because of foundation is selling the boat is a nonprofit.
60-day Sea Tow membership* comes standard with your boat purchase!
All reasonable offers will be reviewed and presented to the seller.
All offers are contingent upon being fully satisfied with unit after personal inspection and/or professional inspection.
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