Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Boekanier"

Photos of the sailing ship:

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Boekanier, Volker Gries, Brandarisrace 2013 , 10/2013

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Brandarisrace 2013,

Boekanier, Volker Gries, Brandarisrace 2014 , 10/2014

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Brandarisrace 2014,

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Technical data of the sailing ship:

Registered port:Makkum
Type of rigging:KETSCH
Type of ship:2-Mast Klipper
Length:33.00 m
Breadth:6.00 m
Draught:1.30 m
Sail area:480 m2
Ship's hull:Stahl / Steel

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 11 Mar 2014

  • until the 1980s used as a cargo ship.
  • since 1991 used as charter ship with guests for sailing at the Dutch coast and inland waters.
  • participation in sailing events and regattas for Dutch flat-bottom ships like the Brandarisrace and Klipperrace.


Website (nederlands/English/deutsch, 02 Mar 2014):
Klipper Boekanier: charter information, photos, contact address