This 15m Dickson 50 is an exceptional off shore vessel and her current owners will attest that she is very capable of handling extreme conditions. A robust and powerful yacht built in 1998 to Cat 1 specifications she is a big volume cruiser from Dickson Marine in Nelson. In 1999 she was named Sea Spray’s “Yacht of the Year”. The wide and uncluttered cockpit allows great cruising and she can be readily managed by a crew of two as all sail lines run back to the cockpit. The provision of duplicate instrumentation in the saloon allows very comfortable ocean sailing even in challenging conditions. The raised saloon also gives great visibility at sea and floods the area with natural light adding to the feeling of comfort and space whether cooking, steering or just relaxing. The main forward cabin has a private ensuite, while the aft cabins share an ensuite between them. The saloon has seating for six to eight people with the bimini providing full shade. She is also ideally set up for cruising with up to three couples. Having completed many long distance tips around the pacific of several months in duration each she is more than capable of providing her new owners with many hours of offshore cruising adventures.