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Top 50 Largest Sailing Yachts in the World

Top 50 Largest Sailing Yachts in the World

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Black Pearl | 106.7m (350’5”)

built in 2017, the Netherlands

Instantly recognisable with her black sails and Dynarig set-up, Black Pearl is the largest sailing yacht in the world. Delivered during the same year as 142.81 metre Sailing Yacht A (officially designated as a sail-assisted motor yacht), she spent five years in development at dutch yard Oceanco. Dykstra Naval Architects, Ken Freivokh, Nuvolari Lenard, BMT Nigel Gee and Gerard P Villate all contributed their expertise to this monumental project, which looks set to turn heads the world over for decades to come.

Builder: Oceanco
Naval architecture: Dykstra Naval Architects / BMT Nigel Gee
Exterior styling: Ken Frievokh / Nuvolari Lenard
Interior design: Nuvolari Lenard / Gerard P Villate

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