Mighty Merloe 60

Mighty Merloe 60

Originally designed as Groupama 2 by VPLP, the ORMA 60 Mighty Merloe now sails out of San Diego. Having broken one of the lifting “C” dagger-foils, McCollough Yachts was commissioned to design and engineer a replacement dagger-foil set. Construction of the new foils is be executed by New England Boatworks.


Particulars – Mighty Merloe 60

Length Overall

60 ft

18.3 m

Displacement Range    

  14,300 lbs     

      6.5 Tonnes

Beam Overall

57.7 ft

17.6 m

Max Draft 

15.7 ft

4.8 m

Air Draft – Stock

99.7 ft

30.4 m

Upwind Sail Area

3229 ft2

300 m2


Mighty Merloe 60 sailing yacht's Daggerfoil Structure

Daggerfoil Structure



Mighty Merloe 60

Mighty Merloe 60