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VO65 SCA

SCA GIRL POWER around the world in Volvo Ocean Race in 2014-2015 - SCA is a leading global hygiene and forest products company that develops and produces sustainable personal care, tissue and forest products

Life Onboard The Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 will once again provide the sport’s ultimate test of seamanship and teamwork while providing great human drama as sailors battle everything the oceans can throw at them over nine months of competition...

 

Supplied by Volvo Ocean:

Rig hardware
- 2:1 main halyard block


Supplied by Equiplite Europe:

Deck hardware
- barberhaul blocks
- Lead blocks



Technical Data

Hull length    20.40 m (67 ft)
Length on deck: 19.8 m (65 ft)
Length overall: 21.95 m (72 ft)
Hull Beam: 5.60 m (18.4 ft)
Max Draft: 4.70 m (15.4 ft)
Keel arrangement: Canting keel to +/- 40 degrees with 3 degrees of incline at axis
Rig Height: 30.30 m (99.4 ft)
Rig Arrangement: Deck stepped, twin backstays with deflectors
Mainsail Area: 151 m2
Working Headsail Area: 135 m2 (permanently hoisted furling jib)
Upwind Sail Area: 451 m2 (Mainsail and Masthead Code 0)
Downwind Sail Area: 550 m2 (Mainsail and A3)

 

Team:
Team SCA

 

Naval Architect:
Farr Yacht Design

 

Yacht Builder
Green Marine Ltd


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