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Contest 58 is a Offshore cruising sailboat built by Conyplex and designed by Douglas Peterson\xa0&\xa0Dick Zaal Yacht Design. Her first hull was built in 1992 with an overall lengh of 17.69 m or 58 ft long and a Deck stepped mast mast configuration.

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CONTEST 58 Sailboat Specifications​


Overall Length (LOA) m / ft17.69 m / 58 ft
Builder(s)Conyplex B.V.
Designer(s)Douglas Peterson\xa0&\xa0Dick Zaal Yacht Design
categoryOffshore cruising sailboat
Hull TypeMonohull
Number of Hulls Built3
First Hull Built1992
Last Hull Built1993
AppendagesKeel fin without bulb
HelmSingle helm wheel
RudderSingle rudder on skeg
CockpitCenter cockpit
Ballast TypeCast iron
Rigging TypeSloop Marconi masthead
Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Ballast Ratio0.41


Overall Length (LOA) 17.69 m / 58 ft
Hull Length17.69 m / 58 ft
Waterline Length (LWL)14.85 m / 48.8 ft
Beam (width)5 m / 16.5 ft
Draft2.3 m / 7.6 ft
Light Displacement (MLC) 32000 kg / 70548 lb
Maximum Displacement32000 kg / 70547 lb
Ballast Weight13000 kg / 28660 lb


Critical Hull Speed9.35 knots
Capsize Screening Formula (CSF)1.59
Comfort Ratio51.04
Displacement-Length Ratio (DLR)277
Ballast Ratio0.41
Sail Area to Displacement16.95
Upwind Sail Area to Displacement20.15 m²/T / 217 ft²/T
Downwind Sail Area to Displacement37.31 m²/T / 402 ft²/T

Above Deck

Mast LayoutDeck stepped mast
Rotating SparsNo
Number of Levels of Spreaders2
Spreaders Angle0 °
Spars ConstructionAluminum spars
Standing Rigging1x19 strand wire continuous
Reported Sail Area167.23 m² / 1800.00 ft²
Upwind Sail Area203.06 m² / 2186 ft²
Downwind Sail Area376.06 m² / 4048 ft²
Mainsail Area83.06 m² / 894 ft²
Genoa Area120 m² / 1292 ft²

Engine Room

Engine(s)1 inboard engine
Fuel typeDiesel
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