Pronavia 42 Sport – Assassin

Designed by Chris Stimpson and built by Pronovia Yachts of Sweden this IRC race yacht comes with a high ballast ratio (4 tonne bulb, draft 2.63M) with a moderate displacement and generous sail area Assassin was devastatingly quick from the get go, winning trophies and the Solent 2019 Series Championships Class 1 and overall. The navigator can sit to windward at the central navigation station over the engine. She presently has 8 berths (cushions not fitted currently) but could easily be converted to 12. TCC: 1.144 (IRC). Go win some trophies!

Located:  Ramsgate, UK. Price: £97,500 Vat paid in the EU.


Pronavia 42 Sport.  Hull.3. 2009.  ‘Icom Assassin’   GBR 906R.  


Engine; Yanmar 3JH4E. Serial No.E03190. In sliding housing under steps.

Sail Drive with 2 Blade folding propeller.

Hydraulic Backstay. Ram in stern locker, Pump to bridgedeck.

Hydraulic mast jack (NIKE) and screw heel adjuster.

Central fuel tank under cockpit sole.

Two deep discharge batteries (2017). Triple Multi Way Isolators switches.

Control panel – 2 sided access over 2 sided chart table over engine.

Radio; ICOM VHF with DSC. ditto.

B&G Instrument system & log. inc. Hercules 2000 performance computer.

3No Mast mounted 20/20 displays.

(Mast Wand B&G serviced 2019).

2 Multi Function displays plus analogue wind direction indicator to cockpit.

Halcyon Electronic Compass, Integrated.

GPS. Integrated with receiver to pushpit.

Navigation lights, LED. (require service).

Hand bearing Compass.

Bilge Pump.

Electric Bilge Pump.

Carbon Fibre Mast (Marstrom) 9/10ths. 2 adjustable spreaders, Rod rigging.

Carbon Fibre Boom.

Carbon Fibre spinnaker pole.

Structure for optional asymmetric fixed bowsprit.

Forestay load cell (not connected).

Telescopic Vang Strut and cascade system.

Harken twin track Headfoil (new mid 2017)

Carbon Fibre gate tiller plus 2No max length telescopic Spinlock extensions.

7No winch handles including 2No ‘one touch’ auto unlock.

2No Harken Twin drum 2 speed halyard winches.

2No Harken 3 speed primary/ sheet winches.

2No Harken 2 speed self tailing mainsheet winches. (All serviced 2019).

13No Spinlock (up to XX) Clutches, 2 banks + 3singles. Serviced 2019.

Mast foot blocks and gang block organiser.

Adjustable Jib Sheet tracks & cars plus inhauler system.

6No tracks & 3 removable mooring cleats plus rail sheet sliders.

Ensign bracket to pushpit.

6No canvas cockpit side rope tidy bags, +additional winch handle pockets.

Batten pushers.

Foil saver & Lanyard.

Sea toilet to heads with pump & flush closing skin fitting. (Stb’d).

Zipped heads privacy door (canvas).

Galley basin & drain to flush closing ditto. (Port side).

Gas Cooker (Cartridge). unused & still wrapped.

Companionway ladder, stainless steel tube frame & teak steps, removable.

Chart Table; Two sided, over engine boxing (windward navigator seats.)

Cont. Assassin. 2019

Canvas stowage bag & spray screen under ladder (chart table protection).

18No. Storage compartments and (mainly) hatch covers, to all areas.

8 Berths inc. convertible doubles to quarters. One pilot berth cushion.

(design & space for additional 4 berths =  total 12. inc. 2  pilot berths).

Horseshoe lifebelt, Lifebuoy Light, Drogue,

Heaving line/sling,

2 No. Jackstays,

Flare Pack/ container (Offshore; new 2019),

12 Safety harnesses,

Safety lines & Clips,


First Aid bx (kit not updated 2019)

Sundry spares, plugs, shackles etc.

Jib Sheets, Spinnaker Sheets & Guys (Dyneema etc.) +quick release clips.

Rail sheet with clip.

Light spinnaker/ Asymmetric sheet.

Min 6 Sail ties. Spare lines.

2No. Deck Brushes

1No. Boat Hook, telescopic.

2No Buckets. Lanyard.

Mainsail; Relling/Revolution. Kevlar. (2013). Ageing. Little used in 2019.

Mainsail; Ullman Carbon. Light, full roach. (Mid 2016). Mainly Regatta use.

Mainsail; Ullman Carbon. Offshore. TFT/Twaron. (Late 2017). Little used.

Code 1. Hyde. Carbon GPL10/05. Regatta use only in mid 2016.

Code 2. One Sails. Vantage 1 Twaron. Regatta use only 2014-15.

Code 3. One Sails. Vantage 1 Twaron. Regatta use from 2014-15.

Code 4. Relling/Revolution. Hoisted 3 times only.

Storm sails, – Trysail, Orange. Unused.

Spinnaker. Asymmetric North Sails. (White) 1.5 seasons occasional use only.

Spinnaker. Light. Relling/Revolution. (2010?) Ageing. Orange mid stripe.

Spinnaker. Relling/Revolution. Nylite 90 NEW mid 2019. (One regatta only)

New Light spinnaker; on provisional order, to be inc. subject to offer price.

(Note. The sponsored  ‘Team Business’ GP/ heavy Spinnaker in some photo’s

had most use up to 2019 and has now been replaced.)

1No. 6 Person Liferaft available by separate agreement/subject to offer price


Assassin Stimpson race yacht for sale

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