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Boréal 52 is a Offshore cruising sailboat built by Boréal and designed by Jean-François Delvoye. Her first hull was built in 2014 and a Deck stepped mast mast configuration.

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BORÉAL 52 Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft15.86 m / 52.03 ft
Builder(s)Boreal Yachts
Designer(s)Jean-François Delvoye
categoryOffshore cruising sailboat
Hull TypeMonohull
First Hull Built2014
Last Hull BuiltStill in production
AppendagesCenterboard pivoting centerboard
HelmSingle helm wheel
RudderSingle spade rudder
CockpitClosed aft cockpit
Ballast TypeLead
Rigging TypeCutter Marconi masthead
Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Number of Head(s)2
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal1470 L / 388.3 gal
Ballast Ratio0.29


Overall Length (LOA) 15.86 m / 52.03 ft
Hull Length15.2 m / 49.11 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)13.82 m / 45.4 ft
Beam (width)4.65 m / 15.4 ft
Waterline Beam Width3.64 m / 11.11 ft
Draft3.13 m / 10.4 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 16500 kg / 36376 lb
Maximum Displacement19000 kg / 41888 lb
Ballast Weight4800 kg / 10582 lb


Critical Hull Speed9.02 knots
Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.85
Comfort Ratio31.51
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)177
Ballast Ratio0.29
Sail Area to Displacement20.48
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement20.06 m²/T / 216 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders2
Spreaders AngleSwept-back
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars
Standing Rigging1x19 strand wire continuous
Reported Sail Area130.00 m² / 1399.30 ft²
Upwind Sail Area130 m² / 1399 ft²
Mainsail Area61 m² / 657 ft²
Genoa Area69 m² / 743 ft²

Engine Room

Engine(s)1 inboard engine
Fuel typeDiesel
Fuel Tank Capacity879 L / 232.2 gal

Below Deck

Fridge Capacity100 L / 26.4 gal