The Elliott 35 Super Sport is believed to be one of the fastest 35 ft ocean racing mono hulls in the world.

CRUSADER, is a record breaking Elliott 35ss.


Fast 35ft Offshore Racing Yacht

Crusader is a record breaking, highly competitive 35 ft racing yacht suitable for fully crewed and short-handed racing - both offshore and inshore. 

Sailing Systems for Power Packed Performance

By design all systems are technically simplified ensuring that Crusader can be sailed at speed, short handed and fully crewed  without being complicated.

State of the art construction techniques

Launched in 2012 Crusader was built by Salthouse Boatbuilders in Auckland, New Zealand,  utilising high tech construction methods and innovative building techniques.


Custom designed shipping container optional extra

There is an option to purchase a 40ft shipping & storage container and custom designed cradles. 
Yacht appendages are easily removed and stored in the container with custom fit out for ease of transport and reassembly.


Crusader Race Records & Podium Results

Since launching in October 2012 Crusader has raced offshore  in New Zealand, New Caledonia and the USA.
Crusader's  Race Records & Podium Results include:
The Transpac      Fastest Yacht Under 36ft, 
Auckland to Tauranga   Line honours & 1st PHRF
Groupama Round New Caledonia Race    Line Honours &  Race Record
NZ Central Triangle      Line Honours, 1st PHRF 1st IRC.
Coastal Classic 2012 Line Honours Race Record Yachts Under 40ft & Under 35ft


  • LOA 10.6M
  • Beam 3.5M
  • Draft 2.65M
  • Displacement 3500KG
  • Main Sail 64.5 SQM
  • Jib 140 SQM

General Appearance

Crusader Racing