Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Livet"

Photos of the sailing ship:

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Livet, Volker Gries, Hanse Sail Rostock 2000 , 08/2000

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Hanse Sail Rostock 2000,

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Registered port:Helsingør
Type of rigging:SCHONER
Year built:1985
Yard:Zephyrus Værft, Tikob, Denmark.
Overall length:25.00 m
Length (hull):21.33 m
Breadth:4.46 m
Draught:3.00 m
Sail area:200 m2
Ship's hull:Stahl / Steel
Power:135 PS
Engine:6 Zyl. Fiat

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 15 May 2005

  • built in 1985 at the Zephyrus Værft in Tikob, Denmark, extended by 1.76 meters in Lisboa, Portugal in 1996.
  • she was built as a copy of the famous "Blue Nose" with modern materials.
  • over the past years the ship has travelled on all the oceans of the world and returned to Denmark, and is now in the final stages of a complete overhaul from keel to mast top, dry-docked and sandblasted in August 2000, she is for sale.
  • since 2002 owned by Sonni and Kim Lundin, used as schoolship in a social paedagogical project.