The BROADER VIEW HAMBURG is an "Andrews 56" purchased in 2004 in California. After many successful races under her previous owner she kept up the good work under the HVS flag in amonst others the Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race 2010 and the Transatlanticrace 2011. Until 2015 she sailed under the name of her former name sponsor, the NORDDEUTSCHE VERMÖGEN HAMBURG. Thanks to her light displacement BROADER VIEW HAMBURG has a high speed potential and has at times exceeded 24 knots.


Owner: Hamburgischer Verein Seefahrt e.V.

Sponsor: DNV GL   (previous sponsor: Norddeutsche Vermögen)

Designer: Alan Andrews, California

Boat yard: Dencho Marine (Oxnard, CA - USA)

Launch: 1999

Rumpf: Carbon-Composite

LOA: 17.14 m (56.23 ft)

Beam: 4,39 m(14.40 ft)

Draft: 2,79 m (9.15 ft)

Displacement: 10.4 to (22,928 lb)

Berths: 10

Sail area: 158 m2 (1,701 sq ft) / with spinnaker: 270 m2 (2,906 sq ft)

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