Grand Soleil 42 race


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  • Reference ID 482
  • Builder Grand Soleil
  • Model 42R
  • Designer Botin and Carkeek
  • Year 2003
  • Location Latvia
  • L.O.A. (mtr) 12.50
  • Beam (mtr) 3.22
  • Draft (mtr) 2.37
  • Displacement (Kg) 6279
  • Material Composite
  • Engine Yanmar 3JH3E

Yacht description

GS42R in very good condition, ready for new owner

  • GPH 570,7
  • Class GRAND SOLEIL 42 R
  • Designer BOTIN-CARKEEK
  • Builder DEL PARDO
  • Series 04.2003
  • Age Date 06.2003


ORC Optimized 42 feet Racing Boat. Boat and equipment are in good condition and well maintained.

The boat has been stored indoors all winters. People working on the boat has only been professionals. B&G Hercules system, Yanmar engine and Harken hardware. The boat is really fun to sail, its incredibly fast, specially with low winds. Its easy to trim and on up wind course it can sail angels that other boats can’t catch up.

Boat is build for racing but with possibilities to rebuild it for cruising. Drawings form naval-architect exists for rebuild the boat for only cruising. The boat has 6 full-length beds, toilet, 2-flame gas kitchen and Webasto heater.

The boat has been modified every year. New sails has been produced, steering wheel has been replaced with a tiller. Electronic system has been updated and all hardware been fully maintained.

The boat is complete with all safety equipment


  • Main sail:  nr.1 (medium/heavy) with fathead in full carbon with double taft 2017; nr.2 (light) in full carbon North Sail 2015
  • 2015 - Jib light/medium.Carbon fiber, North Sails.
  • 2016 - Jib medium/heavy.Carbon Fiber. 3dl
  • 2015 - Jib: Heavy/Weather jib. Kevlar. North Sails..
  • 2017 – Jib Medium/ Heavy in full carbon with double taft 2017
  • Spinnaker S1,5, (S2) North Sails. 2012
  • Spinnaker S3/S4 North Sails. 2011

Delivery sails:

2012 NORTH JIB/ MAIN SAIL in Dacron perfect conditon


  • 10 beds (4 new sea bunks have been installed for overnight racing)
  • Stove with oven
  • Fresh water tank
  • 2017 Sea toilet
  • Webasto Airtop5000


  • Charger for electricity
  • 3  Batteries (longlife)
  • fuel measure
  • battery measure
  • navigationlight on pullpit and on pushpit
  • mastunit for light for windex
  • masthead antenna for VHF
  • masthead unit / windinstrument        
  • boiler      

Deck and Cockpit

2017 painted HULL in epoxy top coat, deck + cockpit in grey color with antislip. 

  • 2  x  Harken winches for spinntrim                  
  • 2 x Harken genua winches                   
  • 2 x Harken main sails winches (selftailing)               
  • 2 x  Harken backstay winches (selftailing)              
  • 2 x Jjapaneese system for spinnsheats               
  • 1 padeye for downfucker                    
  • 2x padeys for staysails                       
  • 6 x highload blocks for halyard                    
  • 2 x jibtracks for barber
  • 2x barber system on deck                    
  • 4x lying highload blocks for mainsheet               
  • 2 xhighload blocks for jibbsheet                   
  • 2 x system for barber out the jiib                   
  • 2 x system for barber in the jiib                   
  • 2 x system for lift the jiib                       
  • 6 xclamcleats for the jiib trim systems               
  • 6 x Harken blocks for the jiib trim systems               
  • 4 xspinlocks clutches on the doghouse               
  • 3 x big Harken clamcleats on the doghouse               
  • 2 x big Harken clamcleats on the side of the doghouse           
  • outhaul system (2 clamcleats)                   
  • cunningham system (2 clamcleats)               
  • traveller system (2 clamcleats, 6 harken blocks)           
  • Harken track for mainsail                   
  • 2x2 xHarken blocks for jiib & spinnaker sheeting      



  • In 2017 fully maintained by Marstrom carbon fiber mast with boomerang spreaders and carbon fiber boom;
  • Carbon fiber spinnaker pole;
  • New Harken tuff luff for the jib 2017;
  • New Harken mainsheet system 2016;
  • Maintained all Harken winches 2017;
  • Jib sheeting system with floating arrangement - adjustment in all angles is possible
  • Rodkick
  • Carbon fibre tiller

Electronics and Navigational Gear

  • B&G Hercules 2000 instrument system with 5 mast displays and 4 extra displays in cockpit  + B&G navigation plotter
  • AIS
  • New Garmin auto pilot 2017


  • 2016 modified keel 
  • Cradle
  • safety water tank
  • rigg cutter
  • spare VHF antenna
  • Steering weel-system!                   
  • 6    fenders                           
  • 6    ropes                            
  • 4    bags for ropes in cockpit                    
  • 3    bags for winchhandles 


The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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