Yacht: Gipsy Moth III

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In 1960 Sir Francis Chichester entered and won the first single-handed transatlantic yacht race, which had been founded by ‘Blondie’ Hasler, in Gipsy Moth III. He came second in the second race four years later.

The yacht “spends summers moored up in Kouloura Bay in Corfu” – Information courtesy of Neil Hendriksen

Image courtesy of ‘Alexander’ in June, 2017

12/2018 – Yacht for sale – Contact andy@classicyachtinfo.com for more information.


Designer: Robert Clark
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Rig: Bermudan Cutter
Year Built: 1959
Built By: John Tyrrell, Arklow
LOA m / ft: 12.19m / 40'
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