Greg Norman's 87ft Oceanfast Aussie Rules for sale Aussie Rules, the 87ft Oceanfast Sportfish designed for expedition fishing, now for sale on our sites We have to go back 20 years to when our Marine Editor was a callow youth to recount the launch of this stunning 87ft luxury Oceanfast Sportfish built in Western Australia for Greg Norman. I'll be 50 years old, so nothing I say from memory can be held against me! Canfield, Team Stars+Stripes win Open Match Racing Worlds. THE "AUSSIE RULES" He had it built for only $70 million dollars. At one time, Larry Ellison’s “Rising Sun” was the largest yacht in the world. "Floridian" (ex-Aussie Rules) Refit Complete! Woods still owns the boat and docks it at select tournaments. Join 5 million registered users, and download the #1 golf app today! The 155 Trideck Motor yacht was purchased for a reported $20 million Christensen Shipyards in Vancouver, Wash. All Rights Reserved. The MCA and Lloyd's compliant helipad has the special capability of refueling with Jet A fuel onboard. The same year Greg Norman sold his boat, Tiger Woods bought his, called “Privacy.” At 155 feet long, it is almost 75 feet shorter than Norman’s was, but still very impressive. At 69.5 meters (228 feet) in length, it's the world's largest aluminum and composite private yacht. Now that they’re divorced, Elin is spending time on a bigger boat. © 2018 Swing by Swing Golf, Inc. All Rights Reserved. He named his beautiful yacht "Aussie Rules". With his Verdier designed new generation Apivia Charlie Dalin was second in the Vendee Arctic Les Sables d'Olonne and won the Transat Jacques Vabre with Yann Elies. World Sailing extends partnership with Rolex, Title partner of the World Sailor of the Year Awards. http://www.yachtforums.com/forums/496-post3.html, (You must log in or sign up to reply here. Possibly the largest aluminum yacht ever built, the $70 million “Aussie Rules” was built by Oceanfast and features anything you could want. Below the helipad is a massive aft deck which is perfect for large social gatherings. “Included in that price tag is a $1 … Cline’s boat has five bedrooms, two formal dining rooms, a poolside bar, a hot tub, and a rental price of $265,000 per week. According to Power and Motor Yacht magazine, the boat travels at a top speed of 17 knots and can go 4,000 miles on its 12,000-gallon fuel tank. Greg Norman's Aussie Rules, the biggest aluminium private luxury yacht in history is tied up at the Oceanfast boat shed in Perth, Australia on October 13, 2002. Aussie Rules boasted luxury cabins for 12 guests, two hyperbaric chambers, a £1million cinema, a pool and outdoor spa, a gym and a tackle room with 200 fishing rods. GREG NORMAN. PERTH - OCTOBER 13: Greg Norman's Aussie Rules, the biggest aluminium private luxury yacht in history is tied up at the Oceanfast boat shed in Perth, Australia on October 13, 2002. At the time he bought it, it was the world’s largest privately owned aluminium and composite yacht at 228 feet. Though the Shark no longer plays much competitive golf, the Aussie has become a strong businessman with his wines, course design company and fashion line. However, the Oracle boss and technology magnate should not be too envious — his boat is still incredible. As it turns out, golfers may hate the water while playing, but they love riding on it when they’re done. Oceanfast also says the yacht is the largest private aluminum motoryacht in the world. The Vendée Globe race village has been closed. The IACH has taken on the mantle of maintaining an official register of those who have completed solo circumnavigations via the Three Great Capes - Good Hope, Leeuwin and the Horn. His programme is managed by Vendee Globe winner Francois Gabart's Mer Concept. PERTH - OCTOBER 13: Greg Norman's Aussie Rules, the biggest aluminium private luxury yacht in history is tied up at the Oceanfast boat shed in Perth, Australia on October 13, 2002. Greg's not new to yachting. America's Cup: Mediation sought on Courses, Emirates Team New Zealand have announced that their offer to the Challengers is rejected, Following rejection by the Challenging teams of an offer by Emirates Team NZ not to train on the two Stadium Courses B and C, while the Prada Cup Round Robin and Semi-Finals are being sailed elsewhere, the Defender has requested Mediation, Vendée Globe: Higher speeds mean new strategies, Some skippers are talking of a new record. SB20 Class at the RYCT Showdown Regatta day 1. The Easiest, Most Reliable Golf GPS & Scorecard App in the World! America's Cup: Butterworth picks Kiwis to win, Four times America's Cup winner gets grilled on the current stand-off in the America's Cup. The 69.5 metre yacht was built in... Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images At 285 feet long, Greg Norman’s new yacht is like his own personal portable island – or country. Tiger Woods bought “Privacy” just in time to marry Elin Nordegren. "Aussie Rules" was built by Oceanfast for golf-pro Greg Norman. 80 Statehouse Square #158, Hartford, CT 06123, http://video.cnbc.com/gallery/?video=3000105856, Hack Golf Uses Pros To Help Test-Drive New 15-Inch Cups, Tournament Hole of the Week: RBC Heritage, The Fringe: Bubba Mimics Rickie and Lexi Pitches. Greg Norman took delivery of his new toy in 2005. Back w hen Greg Norman first cruised into Sydney Harbor, onlookers gasped at the immense size of the yacht Aussie Rules, the 69.5m (228') expedition motoryacht owned by Greg and Laura Norman and built by Oceanfast, was successfully launched Oct. 13. I believe this is the largest aluminum yacht ever built. If you want to link to this article then please use this URL: www.sail-world.com/8605. While Woods and Cline are fighting over nine feet’s difference, the world’s largest yacht has more yards than they do feet. The FLORIDIAN 228' (69m) Oceanfast has finished an extensive six month refit. Built by Lursson, the Motor Yacht Azzam is the world’s largest, coming in at 196.85 yards (180 meters), or about 590 feet. He's had a few sportfish yachts that scare great whites out of the water. I believe this is the largest aluminum yacht ever built. Greg Norman’s “Aussie Rules ... Motor Yacht Azzam . Formerly a tactician for TNZ and Alinghi, he now calls the shots ashore for COR36. The pair were docked side by side recently in Tiger’s Jupiter Island community (where Nordegren lives, too, separately). 80 Statehouse Square #158, Hartford, CT 06123. Following the confinement measures announced by the President of the French Republic last night the Vendée Globe race village has been closed today. The 69.5 metre yacht was built in Western Australia for between $60 and $80 million. Meet the Vendée Globe skippers: Charlie Dalin, Second in the Vendee Arctic Les Sables d'Olonne and winner of the Transat Jacques Vabre. "Aussie Rules" is an all aluminum, 285' expedition style yacht with a cost of around $70 million. Greg Norman, "The Shark," recently took delivery of his new toy, named "Aussie Rules," which he helped design. Nick Rogers holds a narrow lead in the SB20 one design fleet racing in the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania Showdown Regatta. Greg Norman, 'The Shark', recently took delivery of his new toy, named 'Aussie Rules', which he helped design. You need to be registered and signed in to view this content. At 285 feet long, Greg Norman’s new yacht is like his own personal portable island – or country. ). The boat launched April 5 (http://annapolis.patch.com/articles/world-s-largest-yacht-launched). He's had a few sportfish yachts that scare great whites out of the water. This site and its contents are Copyright © 2020 Sail-World Sail-World Australia and/or the original author, photographer etc.