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Contessa 32

Contessa 32

The Contessa 32 made it's first appearance at the London Boat Show in 1971. She has proved to be a fast and seaworthy racer throughout the years. Jeremy Rogers continues production of this classic yacht in his boat yard.

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Show news Jeremy Rogers MBE: 1937 - 2022
One of Britain's most successful yachtsmen passes away
Posted on 18 Oct
Cowes Week 2022 overall
A spectacularly busy finish line at the Royal Yacht Squadron
Posted on 6 Aug
Cowes Week day 6
Khumbu wins the New York Yacht Club Challenge Cup
Posted on 4 Aug
Cowes Week day 5
Ian Atkins' Dark 'n' Stormy wins the Britannia Cup
Posted on 3 Aug
Cowes Week day 4
Women's Day sees a great ratio of female helms
Posted on 2 Aug
Cowes Week day 3
One highlight: more than 20 XODs crossed the finish line overlapped
Posted on 1 Aug
Cowes Week day 2
Lashings of excitement, thrills, spills and adrenaline
Posted on 31 Jul
Cowes Week day 1
Sun and a west-south-westerly breeze that built from 10 to 15 knots
Posted on 30 Jul
Cowes Week Regatta Update - 17 days to go!
There is still time to enter the world's largest regatta
Posted on 12 Jul
Celebrating 50 years of the Contessa 32
Visitors from as far away as Sydney and Baltimore gather in Lymington
Posted on 1 Jul
Cowes Week 2022 plans taking shape
Nearly 300 boats have already entered
Posted on 27 May
2021 Contessa 32 Nationals at Cowes
A palpable frisson of excitement with a record entry for recent years
Posted on 19 Oct 2021
Contessa 32 Nationals 2021 preview
To be held from Cowes on 1-3 October
Posted on 23 Sep 2021
Cowes Week 2021 overall
A mix of interesting and exciting racing
Posted on 6 Aug 2021
Cowes Week 2021 Day 6
Tight and energetic racing today in brisk southerly winds
Posted on 5 Aug 2021
Cowes Week 2021 Day 5
A really challenging day for both competitors and race officials
Posted on 4 Aug 2021
Cowes Week 2021 Day 4
A relaxing morning ashore waiting for the sea breeze
Posted on 3 Aug 2021
Cowes Week 2021 Day 3
A change in the weather brings new boats to the fore
Posted on 2 Aug 2021
Cowes Week 2021 Day 2
Shorter courses and predominately wind with tide conditions
Posted on 1 Aug 2021
Cowes Week 2021 Day 1
An action packed opening day in a shifty westerly wind
Posted on 1 Aug 2021
Ramping up for Cowes Week
New additions and changes for 2021
Posted on 30 Jul 2021
127 boat RORC fleet for Myth of Malham Race
230nm race around the Eddystone Lighthouse this Saturday
Posted on 26 May 2021
Contessa 32 Nationals preview
18 boats registered at Cowes for this weekend
Posted on 11 Sep 2020
Cowes Week announces the Official Charity for 2020
Scaramouche Sailing Trust gets youngster from North London into sailing
Posted on 15 Dec 2019
Contessa 32 Nationals at Cowes
Excellent race management and fine hospitality
Posted on 9 Oct 2019
Cowes Week 2019 day 8
The final day's racing is for the Cowes Town Regatta
Posted on 17 Aug 2019
Cowes Week 2019 day 7
Fridays's racing held in an increasing south-southwesterly breeze
Posted on 17 Aug 2019
Cowes Week 2019 day 6
A breezy day on the Solent, with powerful gusts to 25 knots
Posted on 15 Aug 2019
Cowes Week 2019 day 5
Very shifty southerly winds provide testing conditions
Posted on 14 Aug 2019
Cowes Week 2019 day 4
Competitors enjoyed a classic day of Solent racing today
Posted on 13 Aug 2019
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Yachtsman, boatbuilder and 1977 Yachtsman of the Year award winner Jeremy Rogers from Lymington, at the helm of his Contessa 32 yacht Calypso
© Jeremy Rogers Archive / PPL
Jeremy Rogers at the helm of his Contessa 32 yacht GIGI on day 6 of the 2008 Skandia Cowes Week
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Jemmana during the Carey Olsen Jersey Regatta 2022
© Simon Ropert
Contessa 32s on Cowes Week day 2
© Martin Augustus / www.sailingimages.co.uk
Contessa 32s on Cowes Week day 2
© Martin Augustus / www.sailingimages.co.uk
Contessa 32s on Cowes Week day 2
© Martin Augustus / www.sailingimages.co.uk
Contessa 32s on Cowes Week day 2
© Martin Augustus / www.sailingimages.co.uk
Contessa 32s on Cowes Week day 2
© Martin Augustus / www.sailingimages.co.uk
Starstreak - Cowes Week day 2
© Ingrid Abery / www.ingridabery.com
Contessa 32 50th Anniversary Party - Muscadet of Marchwood sailing home
© Adam Price
Contessa 32 50th Anniversary Party - Sailing home after a fun weekend
© Adam Price
Contessa 32 50th Anniversary Party - Partying the night away
© Adam Price
Contessa 32 50th Anniversary Party - Former Class Captains catch up over a Dark 'n Stormy
© Adam Price
Contessa 32 50th Anniversary Party - 20 boats gathered on the pontoons in Lymington to celebrate 50 years of the Contessa 32
© Adam Price
Contessa 32 50th Anniversary Party - The crew of Jemmana celebrating making it around the island and then back to Lymington for the party
© Adam Price
Contessa 32 50th Anniversary Party - Gualin piping boats out of the harbour
© Adam Price
Binkie II, GBR3419, Contessa 32, during the during the Round the Island Race 2022
© David Harding / www.sailingscenes.com
Contessa 32 Nationals at Cowes
© Clive Hughes
Contessa 32 Nationals at Cowes
© Clive Hughes
The team on Andaxi, both racing and shore-based crew, celebrate winning the Contessa 32 Nationals at Cowes
© Donna Rouse-Collen
Contessa 32 Nationals at Cowes
© Clive Hughes
All set for the Contessa 32 Nationals in Cowes
© Clive Hughes
All set for the Contessa 32 Nationals in Cowes
© Clive Hughes
Rolex Fastnet Race start
© Tom Hicks / www.solentaction.com
Cowes Week 2021 day 3
© Ingrid Abery / www.ingridabery.com
A Contessa 32 reaching
© Global Solo Challenge
Contessa 32 Nationals at Cowes
© Alex Irwin / www.sportography.tv
Contessa 32 Nationals at Cowes
© Alex Irwin / www.sportography.tv
Contessa 32 Nationals at Cowes
© Alex Irwin / www.sportography.tv
Contessa 32 Nationals at Cowes
© Alex Irwin / www.sportography.tv
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