If your in the market for a racing sailboat to sail with your friends at a fraction of the cost, this N/M 50 is the boat for you. Tens of thousands of dollars spent on her over the years, this Nelson/Marek designed and Goetz Custom built racing sailboat which was the former "Goblin" and before, "Idler" has tons of equipment. Previous to coming to the West Coast, she was professionally maintained and raced in Chicago, spending much of her time in a heated warehouse during the offseason. Plenty of sails and gear to get you out and on the racecourse at a fraction of the cost of 'BIG BOAT' racing. She was been reconfigured with masthead kites. Seller wants her SOLD/Chartered. Contact Listing Broker for full details.
*Chicago Yacht Club-Mackinac Race WINNER!!!
****PRELIMINARY LISTING - More photos, specs and SAIL INVENTORY coming soon. Call for details. Thank you.
For additional information and/or to schedule a viewing appointment and inspection of this N/M designed 50' racing sailboat, please contact Dorgan Yachts, Inc. Central Listing Agent Mike Dorgan direct at 619-786-2397 or via email below. Happy to help you with your boat needs.
Dorgan Yachts, Inc is conveniently located in the Driscoll Boat Yard on Shelter Island Drive in heart of the San Diego boating community. Vessel located about 20 minutes from the Dorgan Yachts, Inc. office - please make prior arrangements w/ Listing Broker for an appointment.
Available 24/7 and always ready to help you with any and/or all of your boating and yachting needs. Referrals are available on request.
Thank you and look forward to hearing from you soon and getting you out on the water!
This N/M 50 built out of Kevlar by Goetz For George David in 1998, At the time Mr. David was CEO of United Technologies. No expense was spared to build this boat. Kenny Read was project manager. She has more than 20 bags of racing sails with some reportedly lite use... For many of her years she was sailed in fresh water on the great lakes as "GOBLIN" owned by Lindy Thomas whom stored her in a heated warehouse during the off season in Crowley's Yacht Yard in Chicago, before coming out to the West Coast. She was outfitted w/ full race Ockam system with 11 displays including 5 jumbos on the mast. 2 plotters give redundancy with XM weather, load cell, Nobletec nav system and much, much more.
The rudder, rig, peedestal and wheel are are reported to be carbon. It is equipped with Lewmar recessed winches. Masthead kites and code zero give her power in light air and she has astonishing speed upwind in light air.
For full history of this N/M 50 including old racing photos of when she was "GOBLIN", "IDLER" and others, please contact Listing Agent.
Vessel is offered as a Charter/To-Own Program. Details will be provided by Listing Agent.