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Telltales of a Baltic 51

S/V Event Horizon and crew are back in adventure mode and Hawaii bound...Follow our passage from San Francisco Bay to Oahu, Hawaii by getting a current position report.

S/V Event Horizon sailing

Event Horizon USA 31546

Sailing yacht Event Horizon is a 51' centerboard sloop built in 1982 by Baltic Yachts of Bosund, Pietarsaari, Finland. Designed by the C&C Design Group, she is number 22 of 24 semi-custom Baltic 51's built between 1979—1988. She is a light-weight displacement offshore sailboat with a fiberglass and balsa sandwich construction hull and easily identified by her black anodized aluminum alloy mast and boom.

"Eve" has a functional layout and systems that offer the comforts of home. Since 2012, she has been based in San Francisco Bay, and previously in Rhode Island's Narragansett Bay from 2002-2011.

~ Boat Specs ~

  • Length Overall: 51ft / 15.5m
  • Waterline: 40.9ft / 12.5m
  • Beam: 15.3ft / 4.66m
  • Draft: 6' 11" / 2.1m
  • Draft w/centerboard: 10' 11" / 3.3m
  • Height: 75ft / 22.9m
  • Displacement: 34,390lbs / 15,600kg