There are many benefits to joining the Contessa 32 Class Association but above all you are joining a club of like-minded individuals that have a passion for the Contessa 32 sailing yacht and by joining you are financially supporting the activities of the association and its hard working committee. These activities range far and wide but all have the promotion of Contessa 32 sailing at their heart.

Key benefits to membership

Access to the members’ area of the Association’s website. This allows direct access to the following:

  • The discussion forum with topics on any and every Contessa 32 matter
  • A library of Contessa 32 Technical papers covering many repairs and improvements
  • A library of original builders drawings
  • The global map of boats to find Contessa 32s in areas you are visiting
  • The online handbook in which you can search by members name or boat name to find contact details

Discounted insurance through the Desmond Cheers Insurance Broker

Discounts with Contessa 32 parts and spares retailers as advertised

A platform to advertise the sale of your Contessa 32

Regular updates & newsletters

The Boat Spotter’s Handbook (A5 hardcopy)

One-Design racing (Solent area only) - details emailed out to members

Cruising events - details emailed out to members

Technical support from other members via the forum

One vote (per boat) at the Annual General Meeting

Higher boat values as the Association’s activities help maintain demand from prospective buyers

Discount of 25% on the first year of Cruising Association membership (direct debit subscriptions, please ask the membership secretary for the relevant code)