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Kings Legend, K 12?0
à jour au: 2020
1976 Plan S&S, Swan 65 #020

1977 Whitbread Round-The-Race: 2e/15 elapsed time 121d11h, rating IOR: ?', Nick Ratcliffe & Mike Clancy
Picture from the book "L'Année Bateaux 1977-78",

1988 Juin "Année Bateaux", vu dans une publicité pour l'Espagne

1999 New Owner, Gijs van Liebergen

2011 3 novembre, Legends Regatta, Alicante: 9e/16

2014 DailySail, King’s Legend - Swan 65  In 1999 bought by Gijs van Liebergen and now available for charter/regattas. In 2010 she is based in the Malta/Sicily area.

2020 For Sale Kings’ Legend is a sloop-rigged Sparkman & Stephens Swan 65 – one of only four sloops existing. Kings’ Legend sailed the Whitbread round the World Race in 1977/1978 and became 2nd. She is very well known in sailing circles and has cruised and raced all around the world. Member of the Volvo Ocean Race Legends, winner of the Zeppelin trophy – for the best kept Sparkman and Stephens designed yacht, participant of the Nautor Swan Club. She has been in current ownership since 1999. The last mayor refit was done in 2015, in preparation of the Sydney to Hobart Race. The owner and skipper chartered with her for all these years and kept her in high condition and latterly according to MCA rules. A new owner could carry on the charter business if wished. Located in Barcelona