VOLVO OCEAN 65 (VO65) for sale

Own a Legend: Volvo Ocean 65 (VO65) 003 - Proven Race Winner

Conquer Seas Like Never Before

This legendary Volvo Ocean 65 (VO65), building number 003, is seeking a new owner to carry on its winning legacy. This is your opportunity to claim a piece of yachting history and dominate upcoming ORC and IRC races with a proven champion.

Campaign-Ready and meticulously maintained:

  • Built 2013, launched early 2014
  • Extensive 2022 refit by Royal Huysman:
  • New underwater paint, non-skid deck, and cockpit Seadek
  • Full NDT testing of hull, deck, keel, mast, boom, rudders, bearings, and canting keel system
  • Upgraded electronics, hydraulics, and sails in December/January 2023
  • Major overhaul of deck gear, including bearings, blocks, jammers, and strops
  • Complete service by official suppliers like JP3, Cariboni, B&G, and more
  • Renewed plumbing, pumps, wiring, and all sails (including a brand new A4)

Unmatched pedigree: A Champion's DNA

This very Volvo Ocean 65 (VO65) secured second place in The Ocean Race under the name TEAM BRUNEL (2014-15) and nearly clinched victory again in 2017-18. Most recently, it achieved second place as Team JaJo in the 2023 race. Experience the thrill of competition with a vessel engineered for peak performance and a winning history.

A Volvo Ocean 65 ready to race from day one:

  • Complete refit by Royal Huysman in summer 2022
  • Refit in Badalona januari 2023
  • 2023 Main, A4, MH0, J2, and J1 sails
  • 2 sets of older sails for additional training options
  • Location: Netherlands

Complete workshop container packed with tools and spare parts for on-the-go maintenance

Unparalleled value and unwavering support

This isn't just a yacht; it's a turnkey racing solution. Owning the Volvo Ocean 65 (VO65) 003 grants you more than just a meticulously maintained boat. You'll also receive:

  • A custom VO65 cradle
  • Lifting gear slings
  • Winch covers, boom cover, and daggerboard covers
  • Complete sets of lines, hoses, jerrycans, and a charging box
  • Extensive spare parts and rigging components
  • Full inventory of safety equipment, including life rafts, life vests, EPIRBs, and more

Refits and upgrades

  • 2022 Complete Refit: Undertaken by Royal Huysman, including a new paint job, non-skid deck, cockpit seadek, and a comprehensive NDT test of the hull, deck, keel, mast, boom, rudders, and all canting keel system components.
  • 2023 Upgrades: B&G Electronics, hydraulics, sails, deck gear overhauls, and service checks by official suppliers, ensuring peak performance.

Own a piece of yachting history

The Volvo Ocean 65 (VO65) 003 is a champion waiting to be unleashed again. Its impressive racing history, comprehensive refit, and unbeatable value proposition make it a dream come true for ambitious racers.

Key specifications:

  • Year Built: December 2013, Launched Early 2014
  • Builder: Green Marine
  • Designer: Farr Yachts
  • Hull Material: Carbon
  • LOA: 66’11” / 20.4m
  • LWL: 65’7” / 20m
  • Beam: 18’4” / 5.60m
  • Draft: 15’8” / 4.78m
  • Displacement: 27,557lb / 12,500kg
  • Engine: Volvo Penta D2-75

Contact us today to schedule a viewing and take the helm of your next victory.