France III, F-3

France, F-3

Built in 1979 according to the International Third Rule- America’s Cup.


France, F-3
France, F-3


Sail Number F-3
International Rule THIRD Rule-AC
Year Built 1979
Designer Johan W. Vallentijin & Zonen FA
Builder Chantiers Dufour
First Owner L'Ass. Fr. pour La Coupe de l'America
First Name France III
First Sail Number F-3
First Country France
Original Homeport Hyeres
Current Status / Condition sailing
Current Location Brest, France
Construction Aluminum alloy
Length Overall 19.91 m.
Length Waterline 14.22 m.
Beam 3.71 m.
Draft 2.74 m.
Sail Area 171 sq. m.
Displacement 26.2 t.