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  • Ruyten One Design Keelboats Melges Yngling SB20

SB20

The SB20 is a one-design class of sailboat commonly used for racing. Marketed and distributed by Sportsboat World, the boat was designed by Tony Castro and launched in 2002. The SB20 was originally called the Laser SB3, and was marketed and distributed by Laser Performance under licence from the designer. This licence ended in 2012.

The boat is an open keelboat and is designed for racing with a crew of 3 (or 4) whose maximum weight must not exceed 270 kg. With a high aspect ratio keel with a very high ballast ratio the yacht is very stable, but also quite fast due to the substantial sail area. This makes for highly tactical upwind sailing and fast and exciting downwind sailing.

The SB20 is unique in that it does not allow hiking, using a small stainless steel bar to prevent hiking by the crew, this allows competitive crews of all shapes, sizes and ages. The boat is a strict one-design keelboat that makes for close racing.

 

There are over 800 boats worldwide, sailed in over 20 countries. The majority of boats are located in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Portugal, France, Australia, Singapore, Russia, the Netherlands, Germany, Abu Dhabi/Dubai and Italy, and the Class has attracted considerable support.

Specifications

  • LOA: 6.15 m (20.2 ft)
  • Beam: 2.15 m (7 ft 1 in)
  • Draft: 1.5 m (4 ft 11 in)
  • Hull weight: 685 kg (1,510 lb) (inc. 327 kg (721 lb) keel)
  • Mast height: 9.05 m (29.7 ft)
  • Mainsail area: 18 m2 (190 sq ft)
  • Jib / Genoa area: 9.3 m2 (100 sq ft)
  • Spinnaker area: 46 m2 (500 sq ft)
  • RYA PN: 911

Used Yachts

2023-02-05T19:19:18+02:00

Yngling NED 299  € 13.500,-- Yngling NED 299 build in 2000, Australian The boat has had a refit in 2020, with all new lines and sheets. With epoxy bottom and white antifouling. 1x North main 1x North jib [...]

2023-02-05T15:18:12+02:00

Mader Yngling JPN 1  € 15.500,-- Mader Yngling ISAF nr.496 full equipped used very little! Recently renew all ropes and gummy's, polish complete boat. Price € 15.500,-- incl 21% .V.A.T. Specification: Full equipped with Harken hardware Trailer with [...]

2022-12-14T00:31:46+02:00

Melges 15  New from € 12.500,-- excl. 21% V.A.T. New Boat Package includes a fully rigged Melges 15 with main, jib and spinnaker, and rigged for spinnaker sailing. Spinnaker colors: Red, Light Blue, Blue, Hot Pink, Hot Yellow [...]

2022-12-14T00:29:06+02:00

Melges 14  New from € 8.975,-- excl. 21% V.A.T. Melges 14 Gold, Blue and Red available New boat package includes a Melges 14 with choice of Gold, Blue or Red sail and mast top. Popular accessories: Melges 14 [...]

2023-02-05T15:21:15+02:00

Yngling  NED 90  € 5.000,-- Yngling Borge Bringsveart Built 1974 Nice  Yngling  complete refit in 2006 Race ready in good condition Raised floor, keel laminated to the hull and got modern profile,delrin rudder gearing All Harken equipment Harken [...]

2023-01-05T09:33:46+02:00

SB 20 NED 3264  € 10.900,-- SB 20 perfect boat in top condition Sailnumber 3264 Built; 2007 Hull complete shaped ,polished and in the hullcoat Keel and rudder shaped Nova Sail compass Ropes ,halyards and trim lines almost [...]