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2006 Farr 42



Designed for both inshore and offshore performance.  The boat is in immaculate condition, with a great inventory of sails and equipment. Professionally maintained from new, WoW is in regatta winning condition.

Basic Boat Info

Price: €200,000
Tax Status: Paid
Boat Name: WoW
Make: Farr
Model: 42
Year: 2006
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Austral Yachts
Designer: Farr Yacht Design
Construction: Composite
Keel Type: Bulb Keel


Length: 42 ft / 12.80 m
Length Overall: 41'9 ft / 12.73 m
Waterline Length: 37'2 ft / 11.33 m
Beam: 12'10 ft / 3.91 m
Max Draft: 8'4 ft / 2.54 m
Displacement: 15,540 lb
Ballast: 7,300 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Volvo
  • Model: D240
  • Drive Type: SailDrive
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 39hp
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Folding


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 31 gal
Water Tanks: 2
Water Tank Capacity: 31 gal


Drive Type: Sail
Boat Class: Racers, Cruisers, Racers and Cruisers


Farr Yacht Sales
Farr Yacht Sales


Farr Yacht Sales
613 Third Street Suite 22
Annapolis, Maryland, US, 21403
Tel:410 267 6550

Sail Inventory

Sails by UK Sailmakers Ireland, North Sails and One Sails. This listing includes a Quantum delivery main and a delivery jib on a furler.

A4 Heavy Runner — UK Sailmakers
A5 Heavy Reacher — UK Sailmakers

Main Millenium Carbon — UK Sailmakers
Code 3 Tape Drive Carbon taffeta — UK Sailmakers
A3 All Rounder — UK Sailmakers
A2 (SK 75) — North Sails
J1 Jib (3DL 680) — North Sails
J2 Jib (3DL 680) — North Sails

S2 (SK75) — North Sails
S3 (SK90) — North Sails
A1.5 (SK 60 / SL 50) — North Sails

Main Millenium Carbon — UK Sailmakers
Code 3 Millenium Carbon — UK Sailmakers
Trysail — UK Sailmakers

Main Millenium Carbon — UK Sailmakers
Code 1 Millenium Carbon — UK Sailmakers
Code 2 Millenium Carbon — UK Sailmakers
Code 3 Millenium Carbon — UK Sailmakers
Code 4 Millenium Carbon — UK Sailmakers
A1 VMG — UK Sailmakers
A3 All Rounder — UK Sailmakers
A5 Heavy Reacher — UK Sailmakers
Storm Jib — UK Sailmakers

Deck Gear
  • Harken 530 3 speed primary winches with top cleat
  • Harken 48 2 speed self tailing mainsheet winches
  • Harken 45 2 speed self tailing coachroof winches
  • Spinlock XTS & XCS power clutches on coachroof
  • Harken MkIV 2 jib furler with aluminium 2 groove foil and de-mountable furler drum
  • LED port / starboard bow navigation lights and white stern light
  • Holmatro electro / hydraulic powered backstay
  • Rod Nitronic 50 rigging
Notable Race Results & Awards


  • First overall for season all Saturday and Thursday racing.
  • IRC Offshore Champion Cork Week
  • RAYC Series IRC Champions



  • First overall Irish IRC Championships
  • First overall Volvo Championship Week
  • IRC Boat of the Year
  • ISA Boat of the Year
  • DBSC Boat of the Year
  • Royal Irish Boat of the Year
  • Royal Alfred Boat of the Year
  • First overall for season all Saturday and Thursday racing.



  • Overall champion class 0 for all Saturday and Thursday racing.
  • First overall IRC Cruiser Challenge
  • First overall Royal Irish Regatta
  • First overall Royal St George Regatta
  • First overall Royal Alfred Regatta
  • Simrad RD68 VHF with GMDSS
  • Lowrance Global Map 5150C GPS
  • Digital Yacht screen for computer
  • B&G H3000 Hercules instrument package
    • 2 off H3000 GFD displays in cockpit
    • 2 off analogue heading displays in cockpit
    • 4 off 20 / 20 displays on mast
  • Raymarine Hybrid Touch GPS in cockpit
  • Raymarine ST6000 autohelm and control
  • AIS Transponder
  • Silva liquid filled magnetic compass
  • Plastimo Neptune 2500 2 burner, grill & oven gas cooker with local isolating valve
  • Pilot Mini Gas Alarm
Electrical System
  • Johnson man / off / auto bilge pump switch
  • 220V shore power
  • 220V Battery charger with splitter and shunt
  • Double 220V switched socket with RCD
  • Battery switches for engine & domestic with paralleling switch
  • 500W inverter
  • Blue Sea Systems 12V distribution panel
  • Blue Sea Systems voltmeter & ammeter
  • BEP Marine digital fuel / battery meter
  • Hot water system
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.
Additional Contact Information

Joe Hall - Farr Yacht Sales Europe 
t  +44 7774 138777

Bill O'Malley - Farr Yacht Sales Americas
t  +1 410-703-9058

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