CHALLENGER 38 (ALDEN) Detailed Review

If you are a boat enthusiast looking to get more information on specs, built, make, etc. of different boats, then here is a complete review of CHALLENGER 38 (ALDEN). Built by LeComte Yachts and designed by John G. Alden, the boat was first built in 1960. It has a hull type of Keel/Cbrd. and LOA is 11.73. Its sail area/displacement ratio 15.81. Its auxiliary power tank, manufactured by Greymarine, runs on Gas.

CHALLENGER 38 (ALDEN) has retained its value as a result of superior building, a solid reputation, and a devoted owner base. Read on to find out more about CHALLENGER 38 (ALDEN) and decide if it is a fit for your boating needs.

Boat Information

Boat Specifications

LOA:11.73 m / 38.48 ft
Rigging Type:Masthead Yawl
Hull Type:Keel/Cbrd.
S.A. (reported):58.06 m2 / 624.95 ft2
Draft (max):2.44 m / 8.01 ft
Displacement:7257 kg / 15998.93 lbs
Construction:FG hull
Last Built:1965
Designers:John G. Alden
LWL:8.31 m / 27.26 ft

Sail Boat Calculation

Comfort Ratio:33.12
Capsize Screening Formula:1.75

Rig And Sail Specs

I:12.8 m / 41.99 ft
PY:11.13 m / 36.52 ft
E:5.43 m / 17.81 ft
PY:4.27 m / 14.01 ft
EY:2.13 m / 6.99 ft
S.A. Fore:27.9 m2 / 300.31 ft2

Auxillary Power Tank



Builders:LeComte Yachts
Designers:John G. Alden


Who designed the CHALLENGER 38 (ALDEN)?

CHALLENGER 38 (ALDEN) was designed by John G. Alden.

Who builds CHALLENGER 38 (ALDEN)?

CHALLENGER 38 (ALDEN) is built by LeComte Yachts.

When was CHALLENGER 38 (ALDEN) first built?

CHALLENGER 38 (ALDEN) was first built in 1960.

How long is CHALLENGER 38 (ALDEN)?

CHALLENGER 38 (ALDEN) is 8.31 m in length.

What is mast height on CHALLENGER 38 (ALDEN)?

CHALLENGER 38 (ALDEN) has a mast height of 11.13 m.

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