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Ex CHESSIE RACING, ex ASSA ABLOY, ex BIG ONE, this Volvo 60 currently known as CHESSEA was refitted with new deck giving a higher headroom of 1.93m. She has fantastic performances (up to 30 knots). She successfully entered the 1997-1998 Whitbread Race and came second at the 2001-2002 Volvo Ocean Race. She still holds the record of the China Race : 47h 43mn for 575 NM.

Model Volvo 60 Year built / Refit 1997 / 2015 Builder GOETZ CUSTOM BOATS Length 19,50 m Beam 5,24 m Draft 3,75 m Displacement 13,00 t Construction Carbone / Kevlar Engine YANMAR
Fuel capacity 450 l Fuel consumption 5 l/h Water capacity 800 l Cruising speed 7 knots Range 600 nm Classification Pleasure yacht Flag French Cabins 3 Guests 6 Crew 1

News & publications

  • CHESSEA : New Price Reduction
    February 21, 2022

    CHESSEA : New Price Reduction

    CHESSEA is a high performance racing yacht. This Volvo 60 was refitted in 2015, with a new deck giving a headroom of 1.93m. The yacht is very fast, she can go up to 30 knots and has participated in many races such as the Whitbread Race in 1997/98 and finished second in the Volvo Ocean...

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  • CHESSEA : Further Price Reduction
    November 2, 2021

    CHESSEA : Further Price Reduction

    CHESSEA is a racing Volvo 60 sailboat which has performed in numerous regattas and notably at the Whitbread Race in 1997/1998 and finished second in the Volvo Ocean Race. Her incredible performances allow her to sail up to 30 knots. This Volvo 60 holds the China Race record: 47h...

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  • CHESSEA : Price Reduction
    March 3, 2021

    CHESSEA : Price Reduction

    CHESSEA is a Volvo 60 racing yacht launched in 1997. Built with Kevlar, she is extremely resistant. CHESSEA has been improved to benefit from a headroom of 1.93m. In terms of performance, she is quite impressive with a speed of up to 30 knots in good sea conditions. Having participated...

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