At a first glance the boat, a Reichel Pugh design, built by Goetz in Rhode Island, resembles a big VO70 but with a teak deck and a lot less offshore clutter. She is sleek and sexy.
Maxi Highland Fling stunned the fleet at the Maxi Yacht Rolex Cup with her 26-28 knot bursts reaching off Porto Cervo.
Highland Fling XI has been described as a "total Breakthrough". Every piece of equipment has been scrutinized for its weight-to-strengh ratio, drag reduction and aesthetics.
Many of the companies that have supplied parts also produce components for the aerospace industry.
Highland Fling XI represents the lastest in Goetz's efforts. With a mixture of blue-clear over black carbon weave, the hull shines from shades of sapphire to ebony.
The sleek coach house gleams in a coordinate blue silver.
Carbon rigging supports her 131 high feet mast .Carbon winches, hidden tracks and lines leave no distraction to take your eyes off of the perfect teak deck line.
Highland Fling XI is the lightest yacht per square foot that Goetz has built to date.
She is the epitome of newly define speed.
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