Rhodes 19 For Sale (Reduced $2500)

Cape Cod Shipbuilding, keel Rhodes 19 available to restore to race condition. New ribs and some paint will make this a fleet winner. Comes with trailer, race rig, midships traveler, boom tent, and practice sails. Located in Beverly, MA. Asking $2500.00





Great racing boat or daysailer. Hull completely rebuilt in 2008. Professionally upgraded and race-readied in 2012 by Small/Harvey.

Key work performed:

– all standing and running rigging replaced
– keel faired and moved max forward
– hull faired and painted with VC performance epoxy
– replaced flotation, installed 6 inspection ports
– forward 5 ribs strengthened: installed new foam and glass ribs, installed compression tubes, finished with epoxy paint
– support added to seats/deck
– installed single point lifting system
– new HR R19 GEN 4 Jumperless Mast installed (optimized to boat per current Rhodes 19 Class Rules)
– new aft sheeting traveler and mainsheet barney post installed
– cuddy control console installed (backstay, twings, cunningham, and fraculator led under deck)
– 2:1 jib sheet system with Harken pin stop dinghy track and ratchet blocks installed
– standing Rigging Package w/Sta-Masters and Dyform Uppers installed

Boat comes with:

– HR Tapered Spinnaker Pole
– anchor (per class rules)
– rudder
– manual bilge pump
– boom tent
– docking and mooring lines, fender
– road ready custom trailer, registered until 2018
– stern and bow mast travel support with ratchet straps
– 2 practice sets of sails (main/jib), 1 spinnaker
– 1 brand new (never used) set of main/jib (Doyle)
– Raymarine Tacktick T060 Micro Compass (new 2015)

Boat currently has a coat of bottom paint (prepped for new coat) and is stored in garage.

Asking $ 14.000,00

Contact Peter Weise (weisep@mit.edu or 781.244.9773) for more information and to see boat.


Excellent racing condition!  Rhodes 19 East Coast Championship First place – 2007, 5th place Chicago Nationals – 2004.

Closed cell foam ribs and flotation tanks.   Hull faired and painted with VC performance expoxy.  Keel re-installed and balanced.  Center seem glassed from stem to stern.  Hull is solid.

Recessed spin blocks, 2 point center lifting straps, barney post, stern traveler.  Easy to sail and handle to focus on the racing!

(2) sets of sails (main/jib), (1) spinnaker.

Asking:  $11,500

Call Angela Duplin @ (617) 605-6195   or email for more info @ daveandangela5@comcast.net

1978 Rhodes 19 – Keel

REDUCED – $1900

For sale, Rhodes 19 keel version with trailer. Frames are in good shape, as are topsides. Spars are in good shape and includes starter sails. Keel is only part that needs initial attention. Currently located in Barnstable, MA.


Geoff    geoff.hurwitch@parkcitysailing.org


R19 Keel #892 For Sale

For Sale: Rhodes 19 #892

This boat is fast, as evidenced by these results:

  • First at Nationals in 2000
  • Second at Marblehead Race Week in 2000
  • Second at Marblehead Race Week in 2001
  • First at Marblehead Race Week in 2008


Rigging includes jib fine tune (accessible from the rails), adjustable jib cars, barney post, and stern traveler.

Brand new sails (main was literally never used; jib just used once) and a spare set

Keel ground and faired in 2016

Mast replaced 2013; used sparingly since then

Boom replaced in 2011

2 spin poles

Trailer included

Asking $11,000

Located in Marblehead, MA

Contact Rick Smyers, rick.smyers@dartmouth.org