Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Walross III"

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Walross III
Registered port:Berlin
Type of rigging:SLUP
Year built:1971
Yard:Nautor, Finland
Overall length:16.10 m
Breadth:4.30 m
Draught:2.44 m
Sail area:140 m2
Ship's hull:Kunststoff / Plastics
Power:40 PS
Engine:Perkins Diesel

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 25 May 2000

  • the ship is owned and operated by the Akademischer Segler-Verein in Berlin, an organization founded in 1886 by and for the students of the universities from Berlin and Brandenburg the aim of the operators: advancement if the classical sailing at the sea and the sailing of races
  • successful at regattas, participation in several sailing events
  • grand overhaul of the ship in 1995
  • sails to Greenland in summer of 2,000


Website (deutsch, 28 Apr 2000):
Akademischer Segler-Verein e.V.: the homepage of the operators, info about the ASV, their activities, participation in races, about the membership, info about the ships, contact address

Literature for further reading:

We recommend the following references for your further research of the ship. The references marked with have been included in the generation of the ship profile on this page.

Monika Kludas
"Mitsegeln auf Sail-Training-Schiffen - Ein praktisches Handbuch der S.T.A.G. mit Schiffsportraits"
Nordwestdeutsche Verlagsgesellschaft Bremerhaven ISBN: 3-927 857-61-0
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