BLUE sailing yacht for sale

Length 16m (52ft)
Builder J Boats
Built 2003
Guests 6 in 3 cabins
Price $340,000
(approx. €311,000 )

Yacht for sale BLUE (52'/16M) is a late model J-165 sailing yacht with a legacy of performance and comfort. BLUE is hull #32 out of only 35 built, and represents the pinnacle of the J-165 design. Uniquely outfitted for short-handing, she offers an unparalleled sailing experience, seamlessly blending speed with manageability. This yacht is a testament to the dedication and passion of her Owners who have meticulously upgraded and maintained her.

BLUE stands out as one of the top performance offshore cruisers in her class. This yacht's versatility is evident from her impressive record, from Transpacific sailing to double-handed cruises along the Mexican coast. Her Owners have invested considerable effort into customizing and upgrading her to meet their ambitious sailing goals, ensuring that BLUE is always ready to face the sea with grace and power.

Externally, BLUE is equipped with a Hall carbon mast and V boom, which, combined with a Harken Split Track system, ensures efficient sail handling. Her carbon radar tower and Lewmar power winches, located on the cabin top, provide the necessary power for safe and effortless sailing. The addition of hydraulic vang and backstay controls further enhances her ease of handling. These features make BLUE faster than most yachts in her category.

Stepping below deck, the interior of BLUE is a sanctuary comfort. The high gloss teak walls, along with the teak and holly sole in the main salon, exude warmth. The use of navy ultra leather for the upholstery, including the sea berth, adds a touch of sophistication to her practical and functional design.

For guests, BLUE offers 3 comfortable staterooms. The forward Master Stateroom is a spacious retreat, featuring a double berth surrounded by bookshelves, built-in cabinets, and an ensuite. The starboard guest stateroom features a double berth with teak cabinetry and a Hella Turbo fan for added comfort. The port stateroom is versatile, with a single berth that can convert to a double; This stateroom also houses the washer/dryer. The aft guest head is accessible from both the salon and the starboard stateroom.

The all-teak nav station is the command center of BLUE. It is outfitted with an array of navigation equipment, including a Furuno chart plotter, Sat phone, and a comprehensive suite of electronics.

BLUE is not just a yacht she is an invitation to explore the world’s waters with unmatched elegance and performance. Her meticulous maintenance and thoughtful upgrades reflect her owners’ commitment to excellence, making her an exceptional choice for the discerning sailor. Whether you’re navigating the high seas or enjoying a peaceful coastal cruise, BLUE promises an extraordinary sailing experience.

Special features

  • Imron dark blue painted hull with light grey nonskid decks
  • Hall Carbon fiber mast with Harken Split Track system
  • Hall Carbon V-boom for easy handling and low sail stack height
  • Marine Air 3-zone Air Conditioning
  • #32 of 35 built

Specification BLUE


Guests 6
Staterooms 3

Construction & Design

Built 2003
Builder J Boats

Dimensions & Materials

Length 16.03m (52'07")
Beam 4.42m (14'06")
Draft 2.64m (8'08")
Gross Tonnage 26 GT
Hull Material Composite

Performance & Engines

Cruising speed 7 Knots
Max speed 8 Knots
Engines 1 x Yanmar (100 hp)
1 x Mastervolt (0kW)

Class & Flag

Flag U.S.A.
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Deck Plans BLUE


* Yachts offered are subject to availability. The particulars are believed to be correct but are not guaranteed and may not be used for contractual purposes. Specification provided for information only.

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