Sunnybrook Yachts
130 Marina Rd, Suite 202 PO Box 546
CHESTER, Nova Scotia, CA, B0J 1J0
Tel:902 444 4500
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1981 Peterson Custom

location icon Chester, Nova Scotia, Canada
Year 1981
Length 46 ft

The Doug Peterson designed "Pursuit" was purpose built to race deep water events under the IOR rule.

Teak Decks, Selftailing winches, Harken furling system, extensive electronics, room to sleep ten below or cruise with just a couple.

If you are looking to sail upwind in waves at 8knots+, take a peek at this Peterson 46. New replacement would be over $1Million for this size boat.

Available for viewing by appointment. 

Please check out the youtube walk through video in the link below:


Year Built 1981
Category Sail
Length Overall 46 ft
Beam 14 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 60 hp
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 50 gal
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 100 gal
Displacement 30,000 lb

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Izuzu
Model: 6-240
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 60hp

Izuzu 6-240 60hp auxiliary diesel (1810 hours)
4 cylinders fresh water cooled
Gori folding propeller


Two bank 12v DC house and engine batteries
TrueCharge 20+ battery charger
Balmar high output alternator with smart regulator
Link 10 battery management system
110v/12v system, shorepower cord



Standard Horizon RAM plus MIC
Raymarine C70 color screen plotter/radar with Raymarine 2kw Raydome on a Quest swivel backstay mount
Raymarine ST290 MFDs port & starboard
Ritchie compass
2 cockpit speakers


Samsung 24" TV in dinette

Nav Station:

Garmin GPS 210
Raymarine ST290 MFD
Standard Horizon VHF
JVC compact disc player
JVC AM/FM stereo
Ultimate 35 DVD player
4 stereo speakers

Sails & Rigging


  • (1) Main Halyard powered Lewmar 48ST
  • (1) Genoa Halyard Barlow 27
  • (2) Wing Halyards Barlow 27
  • (2) Topping Lift / Foreguy Barlow 25ST
  • (2) Self-Tailing 3-speed Lewmar 66ST
  • (2) Secondary Barlow 32ST
  • (2) Mainsheet Barlow 32ST
  • (1) Traveler Barlow 25ST
  • (2) Running Backstay Barlow 32ST

Sail Inventory:

North Mainsail Racing Spectra
North Mainsail Delivery
North Kevlar #1
North #3
North #4
North 1.5 oz Spinnaker
North .75 oz Spinnaker
North .60 oz Spinnaker
North .50 oz Spinnaker
North 1.5 oz Gennaker
North 153% Radial Panel Kevlar #1 Genoa (2006)
Doyle Full Radial .75 oz Spinnaker (2008)
Doyle Stratis Mainsail (2009)
Doyle Tri-Radial Roller Furling Blade (2010)

  • Dickenson 3 burner Propane Stove and Oven
  • Top and Side Load Ice Box with Adler Barbour 12-Volt Refrigeration
  • Deep Double Sink with Dish Dryer Above
  • Hot and Cold Pressure Water
  • Sea Water Pump to Sink
  • "Perm-a-Pub" - automatic liquor dispenser

Custom Sparcraft Mast Refinished in White
Hydraulic Controls for Backstay Vang and Outhaul
Stainless Steel Rod Standing Rigging
Companionway Spray Dodger
Upholstery Throughout

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Additional Contact Information

Sunnybrook Yachts is a professional yacht dealership and brokerage firm with eleven brokers located in boating areas from Newfoundland to Ontario. 

Sunnybrook has been providing yacht sales expertise since 1990, with over two hundred years of combined experience and representing new yachts from Alerion, Back Cove, Island Packet, Jeanneau, J/Boats, Leopard, NorthCoast and Tartan Yachts.   In addition to new and pre-owned yacht sales, Sunnybrook can provide service and refit management with a full time, year round service team in Chester that focuses their efforts on our clients yachts. The service team’s capabilities include all aspects of commissioning new vessels, yacht refit and repair along with captain services.   For an appointment to see the boat or if you have any questions, please email us at or try our office at 902.275.2424.

Listing Brokers: Chris Power or Jim Snair