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Contest 50CS Standard is a Offshore cruising sailboat built by Conyplex and designed by Georg Nissen Yacht Design. Her first hull was built in 2006 with an overall lengh of 14.99 m or 49.2 ft long and a Keel stepped mast mast configuration.

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CONTEST 50CS STANDARD Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft14.99 m / 49.2 ft
Builder(s)Conyplex B.V.
Designer(s)Georg Nissen Yacht Design
categoryOffshore cruising sailboat
Hull TypeMonohull
First Hull Built2006
Last Hull BuiltStill in production
AppendagesKeel fin with bulb
HelmSingle helm wheel
RudderSingle spade rudder
CockpitCenter cockpit
Ballast TypeCast iron fin with lead bulb
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi 19/20
Mast LayoutKeel stepped mast
Number of Head(s)2
Freshwater Tank Capacity lt/gal718 L / 189.7 gal
Ballast Ratio0.35


Overall Length (LOA) 14.99 m / 49.2 ft
Hull Length14.99 m / 49.2 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)13.13 m / 43.1 ft
Beam (width)4.58 m / 15 ft
Draft2.15 m / 7.1 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 17500 kg / 38581 lb
Ballast Weight6100 kg / 13448 lb


Critical Hull Speed8.79 knots
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)219
Ballast Ratio0.35
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement18.54 m²/T / 200 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutKeel stepped mast
Mast Height from DWL23.55 m / 77.4 ft
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders3
Spreaders AngleSwept-back
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars (carbon fiber spars as an option)
Standing Rigging1x19 strand wire discontinuous
Upwind Sail Area125 m² / 1345 ft²
Mainsail Area67 m² / 721 ft²
Genoa Area58 m² / 624 ft²

Engine Room

Engine(s)1 inboard engine
Engine(s) Power110 HP
Fuel typeDiesel
Fuel Tank Capacity564 L / 149 gal

Below Deck