The Yachts

Pachamama: Swiss TOP to TOP Global Climate Expedition

Category Placing
Cruising - Div 365
Line Honours
Line Honours - Div 361
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The first Swiss yacht to enter the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race, this boat is a  comfortable cruising yacht sailing as part of the Top to Top Expedition, the first expedition using only nature’s force to cross the seven seas and reach the summit of the higher mountain on each continent.  The boat is an example for the cruising world, showing what is possible with renewable technologies only.  Pachamama is sailing under the patronage of the United Nations Environment Program. For more information on the Top to Top Expedition log on to


Competitor Details

Name Pachamama: Swiss TOP to TOP Global Climate Expedition
Sail Number SUI1
Owner TOP to TOP Foundation
Skipper Dario Schwoerer
Crew S Schwoerer, B Dobson, J Hocking, S Horauf, H Bradley, C Hurley
State Switzerland
Club Cruising Yacht Club of Switzerland
Type Nivelt 50
Designer Bernard Nivelt
Builder Locheral/Alwoplast
Construction Aluminium
LOA 15.28
Beam 4.54
Draft 2.37