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Contest 50CS 'Maria Loa'

  • Dimensions14.99 x 4.58 x 2.15m
  • Year of build2007
  • DesignerGeorg Nissen
  • CategorySailing yacht
  • LocationMedemblik, NL
  • BuilderContest Yachts, Medemblik, The Netherlands


Very well equipped blue water cruiser in excellent condition

Hydraulic furling, recent sails, watermaker, aircon, fixed windscreen, generator, davits, etc. The forward cabin can easily be changed to the standard, 3 cabin, layout. Ask us for more information. A must see if a Contest 50CS is on your shortlist! Please contact us for the full details and/or to arrange a visit.


  • Manufacturer
  • Model
  • Boat name
    Maria L.o.a.


  • Beam
    4.58 metres  
  • Draft
    2.15 metres  
  • L.o.a.
    14.99 metres  


  • Designer
    Georg Nissen  
  • Builder
    Contest Yachts, Medemblik, The Netherlands  
  • Year
  • Hull construction
    Polyester sandwich  
  • Hull type
    Roundbilged Hull in dark blue built with the Contest vacuum infusion system  
  • Superstructure
  • Deck construction
    Teak on vacuum infused GRP  
  • Keel type
    Fin keel with lead bulb  
  • Ballast
    Approx. 6.1 tonnes  
  • Displacement
    Approx. 17.5 tonnes  


  • Fuel
  • Cruising speed
    Approx. 7.5 knots (under engine)  
  • Max speed
    Appox. 8.5 knots (under engine)  
  • Horse power
    110 HP  
  • Engine manufacturer
  • Cooling system


  • Cabins
    Large guest cabin forward, office on starboard (can be changed to double cabin), large owners cabin aft with double centreline berth  
  • Berths
  • Toilet

Rig sails

  • Type
    Fractionally rigged 9/10  
  • Rig
    Seldèn aluminium mast, boom and rodkicker, all in white (spraypainted)  
  • Winches
    2 x electric 48ST for mainsheet, 2 x 65ST electric for genoa, 2 x 54ST halyard, all Lewmar winches  
  • Mainsail
    "North Sails" with vertical battens (New in 2014)  
  • Mainsail reefing system
    Hydraulic in mast reefing system  
  • Genoa
    "Ullman Sails" with UV ply. (New in 2015)  
  • Genua reefing system
    Furlex hydraulic genoa reefing system  
  • Gennaker
    Yes, made by "North Sails"with Contest logo