The Swan 42 APPARITION is now for sale.
Her one and only owner since new, has now moved onto another ( larger) project.
She is arguably the most successful Swan 42 out of all, that were manufactured.
Her hull number is 35, so the early bugs were worked out from when she was new and from there, all she did was win races and regatta's.
From Key West to Sardinia, the APPARITION team was almost always on the podium.
North sails, B/G wind gear, carbon wheels, the list goes on and on.
Freshly repainted mast, the boat is lying in her shed, but can be made ready to go with just a few days notice.
Early listing , with more pictures coming
Also there is a custom 2008 20 foot Haulmark trailer, with a hitch, that is available for all her spare gear.
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Length: 42' (12.80m)
LWL: 37' (11.28m)
Beam: 12' 1" (3.68m)
Displacement: 7,250 kg Water Capacity: 318.00 L
Holding Tank: 55.00 L
Engine 1 Manufacturer: Volvo Penta Model: D2-40 130 S
Engine Hours: TBD
Engine Type: Inboard with saildrive
Fuel Type: Diesel Horsepower: 40
APPARITION is Hull #35, one of the last Swan 42s delivered to the US market. The Swan 42s have been very successful in PHRF in the Northeast as well as ORC and IRC both here and in Europe. With the ORC rule becoming very popular here in the Northeast more and more races are available, including racing managed by the NYYC and Storm Trysail Club. Highlighted regattas are The Swan 42 has a very envious track record in the 2019 and 2017 previous Worlds placing 1st, 2nd,3rd in 2019 Class B and 1st,2nd in 2017 (none were entered in 2018). In IRC in the Northeast, Swan 42s have won the very prestigious NYYC Queen’s Cup 3 times (Apparition twice, Impetuous once).
If the European Racing circuit is of more interest, the Club Swan 42 circuit is an owner driven One Design class with limits on professional sailors onboard.
Without a question this Swan 42 has been cared to a very high standard and always captain maintained. This yacht is ready to compete in 2020 and for many years to come .
Race Results:During the heyday of Swan 42 One Design Racing in North America Apparition was one of the winningest boats:
Special IRC Wins:
PHRF Racing Wins (showing 1st place regatta results only)
ORC Racing Win (ORC Club Rating first obtained in 2019 – not optimized)
Fun winning streak:
Hull, Deck & Superstructure Construction:
Keel & Rudder:
Engine & Gearboxes:
Propulsion & Steering:
Fresh Water & Water Heating System:
Grey/Blackwater holding tanks:
Ventilation and Heating:
Sails – 2012 and earlier - Sail, Description:
Sails – 2013 - Sail, Description:
Sails – 2014 - Sail, Description:
Sails - 2015 - Sail, Description:
Sails - 2016 - Sail, Description.
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