David Heritage Racing Yachts offers you the widest choice and best assistance in both buying and selling your Etchells. Whether you are looking to purchase an Etchells or wish to advertise your boat on our website please contact us for more information and expert guidance about buying or selling new and used boats.

Telephone us on +44 (0)1983 280065 or email 

David Heritage 

or Claire Bradley


Etchells GBR 1437

2016 Heritage Etchells


Selden mast 2018, Selden boom & spinnaker pole
Swivel forestay adjustment
Andrew Palfrey adjustable mast foot to max class height
Mast chocks adjustable to three settings
Mast Ram
Electric pump
Cockpit cover, Norths full skirted cover
Bow & stern protectors
Class safety equipment
Road trailer with 2 x long trailer boxes & 1 x large front box
2 x L shaped fenders
Many North & Doyle sails
Well maintained boat. Ready to go!

£GBP 39,500.00

Lying Cowes, Isle of Wight


Etchells GBR 1266

Ontario Yachts Etchells

New recessed main traveller
Re-sprayed non-skid on deck
Re-built floorboards
Selden spars – New boom 2019. 2 x Spinnaker poles
2017 Doyle sails plus other sails
Electric bilge pump
Velocitek digital compass
Cockpit cover. Full length skirted cover
Road trailer with trailer boxes
Placed in 2019 Southern Area Championships

£GBP 18,000.00

Lying Cowes, Isle of Wight


Etchells GBR 1148

Pacesetter 2000

Consistent good race performer with results to match
Kept in race condition. Up to date with all class modifications
New mast 2014
Ring frame 2014
Mast ram fitted 2014
Light weight tiller 2014
New podium 2015
Electric auto bilge pump 2016
New forestay & above deck adjuster 2017
Sheets & halyards all replaced as necessary
Upgraded large trailer box option 2017
Road worthy trailer
All over cover
New suit of sails 2018

Not sailed in 2019 season

£GBP 13,000.00

Lying Cowes, Isle of Wight


Etchells IRL 1038

1995 Petticrows Etchells

2009 Europeans winner, little used last 8 years.
Ring frame fitted. 2016 systems overhaul.
Electric bilge pump & mast ram system installed 2016
New spinnaker pole used Worlds 2016 only
Doyle medium & heavy jibs used Worlds 2016 only.
Doyle main in reasonable condition
Doyle VMG spinnaker little used. 2 x Watson running spinnakers little used
Many older sails

Selden rig
All over North cover
Twin axle road trailer

£GBP 12,000.00

Lying Cowes, Isle of Wight


Etchells IRL 1005 Eccentric

1994 Petticrows Etchells (Mould No.10)
2005 hull re-faired (David Heritage)
2011 New Proctor Mast
Professionally upgraded and maintained for Worlds 2016
Forward ring bulkhead. Mast ram
Electric automatic bilge pump
High capacity dual action manual bilge pump
Full width retracting front spinnaker bag
Boom cover. Fenders, paddles, buckets, towing line. Anchor, chain and warp
Fair condition Doyle training sails. Good condition North regatta sails
West Mersea braked double-axle road trailer with spare wheel
New GRP extra-long sail storage box (David Heritage)

£GBP 9,500


Etchells GBR 957

1993 Bashford Etchells

Well maintained boat
Selden spars. New boom 2016
Mast ram & electric pump
New cleats & some systems prior to 2016 World Championships
Full length skirted cover. Cockpit cover
Trailer & sail box
New sails used just for 2016 World Championships
Additional sails 1 year old
Corinthian World Champion 2016
Not sailed since 2016

Stored under cover

£GBP 13,000.00

Lying Cowes, Isle of Wight


Near-new Selden Etchells Mast

New in April 2019
Retrofitted with Whale Spars spreader bracket and adjustable swinging spreader system (value approx £1,500.00)
Used on GBR 1460 “Man’s Best Friend” for the 2019 season, where it was used for only 8 days
The mast won the Sir Kenneth Preston Trophy and the Saida Cup regattas.
The mast also comes with a custom fitted windex, alloy vang fitting, mast shoe, all necessary equipment and a lightweight mast cover.
Currently stored in it’s cover at CCYC, Cowes.
No rigging or halyards supplied.

£GBP 4,400


XOD – 171 Xactly

Built 1974 by Lallows, Mahogany
Lying Cowes, Isle of Wight

£GBP 15,000




In recent years this boat has had new decks under the previous owner.
Since purchased, the following works have been carried out by
David Heritage Racing Yachts 2017/18 :

All running rigging and systems replaced.
Centre console installed (forestay, vang, traveler, main & main fine).
Re-sprayed topsides. Re-antifouled.
Non slip deck re-paint. Non slip floor. Harken deck fittings.
Plus many other required works to bring her up to race fit.

This is a proven fast boat and absolutely race ready.

Sanders main x 2. Sanders jib x 3. Sanders spinnaker x 3.
Spinnaker pole x 3. Battery operated float pump. Tactic compass x 2.
Boom crutch. Dock fenders x 2. Anchor. Depth measure bamboo poles.

Twin axle road trailer, new 2014, for sale by separate negotiation.

Under current ownership, with limited sailing, results have been:
1st Zephyr Cup. 1st Jubilee Cup. 1st CCYC Solent Series.
6th Overall Classic Week 2017