Ultimate Racer Cruiser: BOJAR FOR SALE
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Designer - JOHAN ANKER
Builder - ANKER & JENSEN
Length waterline 38ft 10 in / 11.23M
Beam 10ft 10 in / 3.3m– DRAFT 8ft 2 in / 2.5 m
Displacement 15 TOnnes
Length overall 52ft 6 in / 15.8m
Length ON deck 52ft 6 in / 15.8m
Engine Yanmar 4jh4E diesel 54 hp 2006
COnstruction - Oregon pine on galvanised steel & wooden frames, oak backbone
Location united Kingdom
Johan Anker was considered an artist in yacht design - greatly concerned with the beauty of lines and BOJAR doesn’t disappoint. Indeed as a boat of such breathtaking and effortless beauty, a classic gem; she genuinely lifts the human spirit and perhaps even defines the term “classic yacht.” With her keel weight and displacement balanced at approximately 50 / 50 she is an extremely effective sailing boat. Perhaps no surprise then she was the winner of a 'Je ne sais quois’ at the 2012 Panerai Regatta at Cowes; third in class in the Round the Island race and more recently impressive results at the RYS Bicentenary Regatta.
In these days of restorations, it is rare to find a boat both so original and in such fine condition. Given she has had only a few owners throughout her life – the last but one for 28 years, the short Norwegian sailing seasons then with nearly every winter spent inside her own boat shed will certainly have helped. BOJAR can be classic raced with family and friends or easily sailed by just two people, which is unusual for a yacht of this size and vintage. She is truly exceptional.