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ALBA EXPLORER


Vessel stats

Class C
Nationality UK
Year Built 2000
Rig Bm Sloop

Specification


  • Name: ALBA EXPLORER
  • Class: C
  • Nationality: UK
  • Year built: 2000
  • Home port: Greenock, Scotland
  • Rig: Bm Sloop
  • Height: 27.80 m
  • Length: 21.61 m
  • Entered by: Ocean Youth Trust Scotland

About


Biography


Joined our fleet in 2006 from a previous life as a round-the-word racing yacht with BT Global Challenge. Formerly called Samsung, Alba Explorer has been modified to work with young people and adapted for coastal sailing. Alba Explorer is a Challenge 72’ with a Bermudan Sloop rig which means she has a single mast. Alba Explorer is a fast boat and her study construction makes her ideal for expeditions overseas.