Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Challenge"

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Challenge
Registered port:Toronto
Nation:CAN
Type of rigging:3-MAST-STAGSEGELSCHONER
Year built:1984
Yard:Kanter Yachts, Port Stanley, Ontario
Overall length:29.30 m
Length (hull):26.20 m
Breadth:5.00 m
Draught:2.40 m
Sail area:336 m2
Ship's hull:Stahl / Steel
Power:160 PS
Engine:Volvo

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 25 May 2005

  • built 1984 after the lines of the famous schooners that once dominated the Great Lakes shipping in the late 19th century.
  • new traditional Douglas fir deck in 2005.
  • available for daysail with individuals of all ages and school classes in conjunction with the Toronto's Waterfront Museum, sails the Lake Ontario.

Contact:

Website (English, 12 Sep 2000):
http://www.greatlakesschooner.com/
Challenge: website of the operator with photos, contact address and offers for sailing on board

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.

American Sail Training Association (ASTA)
"Sail Tall Ships! A Directory of Sail Training and Adventure at Sea"
2000 ISBN: 0-9636483-5-7
(12th Edition)
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