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Berkeley Yachts

Plaza Jardines de San Telmo s/n
Palma de Mallorca

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1987 Farr Maxi - Built for HM King of Spain IOR Maxi

EUR 345,000 (Listed price: US$460,334)

Canary Islands,Spain

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for King Juan-Carlos of Spain

BRUCE FARR - IOR  MAXI - Hull No:  179

Probably the finest condition MAXI from the 80's alive today - designed and built for His Majesty Juan-Carlos of Spain in 1987. Lovingly restored by the present owner with no expense spared.

His Majesty had a superb race record and is understood to have owned the yacht some twelve years.  We have all the history for enthusiasts.

OMYA World Cp 1993   2nd place

Copa Del Rey, Palma  1992  2nd place

One Ton Worlds 1989   2nd place

Route of Discovery 1988   4th place

[Cadiz to Santa Domingo]

Below  -  This is a pure Racing Thoroghbread - no cabins, bunks only for 16 crew.  Galley area and two toilets/showers.

Superb Corporate Vessel for Team Building or just plain Fun & Entertainment

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No VAT or Purchase Taxes to pay by non-EEC or Qualified Corporate Buyers

Currently ashore Canary Islands - for underwater renewals.

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Boat Details
Fuel DieselHull Material Composite 
Beam 19 ft 11 inDraft Board/Drive Up 14 ft 2 in 
Length on Deck 64 ft 7 inLength Overall 80 ft 4 in 
Number of Heads 2Number of Berths 16 
Number of Engines 1    
For Sale by

Berkeley Yachts

Plaza Jardines de San Telmo s/n
Palma de Mallorca

Full Specification:


  • Fiberglass & Carbon Fibre Foamcell composite

On Deck:

  • 4 Grinders
  • 4 x 3-speed winches
  • Hydraulics for
  • 14 x Lewmar winches
  • Outdoor shower


  • Yanmar Turbo Diesel 165HP
  • Generator


  • Auto-pilot
  • Integrated Raymarine Electronics
  • Radar
  • Sat Phone


  • Mainsail  320m2
  • Gennaker 385m2
  • Spinnakers x 6
  • 2 x Spinnaker poles

Down Below:

  • Nav Table - with fully integrated electronics
  • Galley with gas stove
  • 4 x gas burners
  • Two Heads [WC's] with Showers and wash basin
  • 16 x single pipe cots
  • Large team eable
  • Sail stowage


  • Fuel  500 Litres
  • Water 600 Litres
  • Black Water Tank


  • 16 x Lifejackets
  • 16 x Harnesses


  • Dinghy
  • 9.5HP Outboard Engine


  •  I    Deck to Masthead           30.625 m / 100.47 ft
  • J    Mast to Luff                     8.670 m / 28.44 ft
  • P    Boom to Masthead          28.040 m / 91.99 ft
  • E    Boom Length                 10.460 m / 34.32 ft


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.

Custom Contact Information

Make an appointment to view with Chris James - +34 680 485 669