Designed by the world renowned yacht design team 'Dubois Yacht Designs', the Dubois 85 fast cruising sloop achieves the strength essential in a fast offshore cruising yacht while being lighter than previous models. The boat is designed for extending offshore cruising to any location worldwide. The hull, deck and structure is built with ABS and Lloyds approved materials under ABS supervision and approval. The hull is easily driven with an option of deep or shallow draft ballast keels. Sails are easily handled by powerful push button, hydraulic winches. Wide teak decks are offered as standard. The interior design is by renowned interiors designers KEN FREIVOKH DESIGNS.