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Sportin' Life-$2,285,000 USD


Name: Sportin' Life
Length: 61' 0" ft
Beam: 17' 5" ft
Year Built / Refit: 2000
Model Year: 2000
Cruise Speed: 31 Knots
Max Speed: 39 Knots
City: Ft. Lauderdale
Country: United States
State: Florida
Engines: 2
Engine Power: 1350
Engine Manufacturer: MTU
Engine Model: 12V2000
Staterooms: 3
Flag: USA
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For Additional Information and Showings, Contact Listing Agent James MacGregor:

561-762-5492 | Jamie@macgregoryachts.com

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Vessel Walkthrough:

Entering the salon through centerline double doors, you immediately notice the custom mahogany interior and the large entertainment center island. The island offers full walk around access to a spacious galley. The salon has custom setters with seating for 8, storage below, and a great view of the island mounted TV behind twin tambor doors. Moving forward of the salon is the island style galley which offers plentiful storage and counter space and a double stainless steel brushed aluminum sink with four storage doors underneath. 


Entering the salon through the oversized centerline double doors, you'll instantly fall in love with the rich custom mahogany woodwork throughout. The salon features a custom center island galley, which houses the 50" flatscreen TV for excellent viewing. Custom leather sofas on both port and starboard accent this area and provides seating for 8 guests. 

  • 50" Television
  • Port and Starboard Sofas with Storage Below
  • Dovetail Drawers 
  • Cigar Humidor 
  • Hunter Douglas Blinds 
  • Removable Salon Sole Hatch Provides Access to Engine Room 


The galley area is great for entertaining with the ability to enter this area from either side due to it's center island. Great counter space is a fantastic feature for serving and entertaining large amounts of guests. This galley provides good storage, first class appliances, and refrigeration space. 
  • Chrome Grohe Faucet 
  • In-Sink-Erator Disposal 
  • (2) Jenn Air Under Counter Refrigerators 
  • Scotsman DCE 33 Under Counter Clear Ice Maker 
  • GE Profile Convection Microwave 
  • Custom Built-In Mirrored and Illuminated Liquor Cabinet with Storage for (14) 750ml Bottles 
  • Built-In Sliding Trash Bin 
  • Mahogany Veneer Cabinets with Teak Trim 
  • Custom Built Mahogany and Ash Galley Sole 
  • Access Door to Onkyo Surround Sound System and Sony Blu-Ray 
  • Access Door of Galley Sole to Pump Room 


  • Access to Fresh Water Sump Under Deck via Hatch 
  • Central Vacuum System Underneath Steps 
  • Mahogany Veneer Doors to All Staterooms 
  • Mahogany Trim and Carpet 
  • Bosch Full Size Front Loading Washer and Dryer 
  • Carpeting with Runner 

Master Stateroom :

The master is wrapped in lush mahogany accompanied by a spacious walk-around queen berth. This area has plenty of drawer storage and hanging lockers for extended time aboard. 

  • Walkaround Queen Size Berth with Storage Underneath 
  • (2) Nightstands with Drawers and Drop Face with Reading Lights 
  • Oversized Cedar Lined Hanging Locker 
  • Granite on All Counter Tops 
  • In-Cabinet Mounted 26" Samsung LED TV 
  • Brass Chelsea Marine Clock 
  • Brass Boston Marine Barometer 
  • Wall Coverings 
  • Teak Trim 
  • Carpet 
  • Cruisair Climate Controls Concealed in Hanging Locker 
  • Access Hatch to Air Handling Unit 
  • New A/C Compressor, Handler, & Control

Master Head:

  • Oversized Shower with Molded Seat and Glass Door with Grohe Adjustable Shower Head 
  • Teak Veneer Vanity with Storage 
  • Corian Vanity Sink 
  • Grohe Chrome Vanity Faucet 
  • Headhunter Toilet with Fresh Water Flush 
  • Teak Trim 
  • Exhaust Blower 
  • Mahogany and Ash Flooring 

VIP Stateroom:

  • (2) Side-by-Side Single Berths with 2-Drawers 
  • Nightstand Between Berths with 3-Drawers 
  • Cedar Lined Hanging Locker with Cruisair Air Handler Below 
  • Cruisair Climate Control 
  • 26" Samsung LED TV Concealed Behind Tambor Door 
  • Ceiling Hatch to Large Storage Area Above 
  • Reading Lights 
  • Carpet 

VIP Head:

  • Shower with Glass Door and Grohe Adjustable Shower Head 
  • Vanity with Storage 
  • Corian Vanity Sink 
  • Grohe Chrome Vanity Faucet 
  • Mahogany and Ash Flooring 

Guest Stateroom:

  • (2) Over/Under Bunks with 2-Drawer Storage in Lower Bunk 
  • Open Hanging Lockers 
  • Mahogany and Ash Flooring 
  • Vinyl Wall Coverings 
  • Cruisair Climate Control 
  • Reading Lights 

Guest Head:

  • Ceiling Hatch to Access Concealed A/V Equipment 
  • Door Access to Guest Room 
  • Shower with Glass Door and Grohe Adjustable Shower Head 
  • Vanity with Storage 
  • Corian Vanity Sink 
  • Grohe Chrome Vanity Faucet 
  • Mahogany and Ash Flooring


Access to the flybridge is via a ladder on the port side of the cockpit. Forward port and starboard benches and lounges offer plenty of seating and rod storage for entertaining. Includes port side beverage coolers. 

  • New EZ2CY 3-Sided Enclosure with Large Middle Panel and Full Width "Smile" Vent 
  • Teak Helm Pod with High Gloss Varnish Finish 
  • 17" Aluminum Steering Wheel 
  • Ritchie SS5000 White Compass with Light 
  • Custom Single Lever Controls 
  • Electronics Compartment with Black Formica Panel 
  • DDEC Electronics Displays 
  • EZ2CY 3-Sided Enclosure 
  • Miya Epoch Electric Teaser Reels in Hardtop 8's
  • Rupp Center Rigger 
  • Set of 41' Rupp Outriggers 
  • DC Breaker Panel 
  • (3) Overhead Lights: (2) White (1) Red 

Electronics and Navigational Equipment:

  • Vetus Bow Thruster Control 
  • (3) Garmin 8617 Touchscreens with Radar, Depth, GPS, Speed and DirecTV Starboard, with Engine Room Cameras 
  • Garmin 6208 Depth 
  • Garmin GHS201 VHF/AIS 
  • Simrad AP26 w/ RPU80 Drive J300X Autopilot 
  • Detroit Diesel DDEC Displays 
  • Trim Tab Controls 
  • (2) 24 Volt Newmar 50A Converters 
  • KVH TV 5 with (2) DirecTV Receivers 


  • Control Station with Steering 
  • Fiberglass Hardtop 
  • Navigational Lights Molded into Hardtop 
  • Fore/Aft Flood Lights in Tower Platform, New LED Front & Aft Flood Lights 
  • Freshwater Washdown in Tower Floor 
  • Fiberglass Buggy Top 


  • Access to Engine Room through Cockpit Steps 
  • Custom Stainless Steel Freezer in Upper Mezzanine Port Side 
  • Custom Stainless Steel Drink Box in Lower Mezzanine Starboard Side
  • Custom Stainless Steel Refrigerated Fish Box, Starboard in Deck 
  • Large Storage Compartment Port Side in Deck 
  • Tackle Drawers in Mezzanine 
  • (2) Large Storage Bins in Mezzanine Step to Starboard 
  • Custom Stainless Steel Ice Dump Bin in Starboard Mezzanine 
  • Aluminum Ladder to Bridge with Teak Steps 
  • Port and Starboard Side Lockers 
  • Teak Cockpit 
  • Storage Located in: Port Cockpit Sole, Lazzarettes, Tackle Center 
  • One Piece Transom Door 
  • Freshwater and Raw Water Washdowns 
  • Corner Fit Stainless Hawse Pipes 
  • Cockpit Cover with Molded Fiberglass Channel Under Flybridge Overhang 
  • JL Audio Speakers and LED Lights in Overhang

Fishing Equipment:

  • Stainless Steel Refrigerated Fishbox 
  • New Bluewater Fighting Chair, Launchers and Drawer 
  • (3) Tackle Drawers, Starboard 
  • (4) Rupp Heavy Duty Flush Mounted Rod Holders 
  • Pre-Wired for Lindgren-Pitman Reels; Port and Starboard Plug Ins 12V
  • Tuna Tower 


Deck and Hull:

  • Fortress FX-85 Anchor 
  • 1" X 300' Twisted Nylon White Anchor Rode 
  • Anchor Locker Foredeck Hatch 
  • 12" Stainless Steel Cleats 
  • Kiddie Mariner Portable Fire Extinguishers 
  • Lewmar Ocean Foredeck Hatch with White Stamoid Cover 
  • Imron Paint
  • Bridge Sole and Foredeck Non-Skid with Gloss Boarder 
  • Teak Transom 
  • Solid Stainless Steel 1" Rub Rail 

Electrical System:

  • 20kW Northern Lights Generator 
  • 120/240 Volt AC, Single phase, 60-Cycle and 12/24 Volt DC 
  • Alarms: Low Engine Oil Pressure; Low Drive Oil Pressure; High Water Temperature; High Water 
  • Bilge Pump Warning Lights - Single Light on Flybridge and Separate Light on Main Panel 
  • (4) 8D Batteries with Parallel Device (NEW as of 2018) 
  • Dolphin Battery Charger (NEW as of 2018)   
  • Bonding Throughout
  • (2) Shoreline Galvanic Isolators
  • IsoBoost Split Panel (2) 50amp
  • Split Electric Panel (2) 50amp
  • 110V GFI Outlets: (1) Engine Room, (1) Pump Room, (1) Each Stateroom, (1) Salon, (2) Galley, (1) Cockpit 20amp, (1) Flybridge, (2) 50amp Power Cables 50ft

Engine Room & Mechanical Equipment:

The engine room is extremely clean and well taken care off. Freshly awlgripped white and all equipment in perfect condition, the layout is easy to access and maintain. The space is truly a work of art. 

  • (2) ECM Displays Mounted Centerline Overhead 
  • (4) Rule Bilge Pumps 
  • Rule 3600 Bilge Pump with Ultimate Float Switch 
  • (2) 1" Delta "T" System 1100 CFM Blowers 
  • Freshwater Cooling System 
  • 220V Freshwater System Pump 
  • Duel 900 Racor Fuel Filters - Engine
  • Single 500 Racor Fuel Filters - Generator
  • Fuel Priming System
  • Halon Fire Suppression System - Serviced and Updated 2018
  • Flexible 18.5 Gallon Vetus Holding Tank
  • Marine Exhaust Fiberglass Linear Mufflers
  • Spare Teinbridge 4-Blade Propellers
  • Stainless Steel Rudders
  • 3" Stainless Steel A-22 H.S. Shafts
  • Hydraulic Power Assist Steering - Serviced 2018
  • Nibral Cast Struts
  • (2) Sump Tanks
  • 20 Gallon Seaward Marine Water Heater
  • (2) B-12 Recessed Zincs - Transom
  • Custom Sight Gauge for Fuel Levels - New as of 2019
  • Engine Driven Crash Valves Bilge Pickup
  • Electronic Trolling Valves 


2016 Upgrades

Paint, Non-Skid and Bright Work 

  • Prepped and Sprayed Foredeck with (3) Coats Non-Skid
  • Entire Rub Rail Removed and Sub Surfaces Repaired Where Needed 
  • (3) Coats Non-Skid Sprayed on Flybridge Deck 
  • Flybridge Ceiling Prepped and Painted with Imron 
  • Prepped and Sprayed (3) Coats Non-Skid on Flybridge Roof 
  • Prepped and Sprayed Underside of Tuna Tower with Imron 
  • Transom Sanded to Bare Teak and Stained with Wood Light Brown Color 
  • 15 Coats of Allbrite
  • Gold Leaf Name by Rick Varney with (5) Additional Coats of Allbrite to Protect Name 
  • (22) Coats of Allbrite on all teak, Including Helm Pod 
  • Clear Coating on all Tuna Tower and Rupp 41' Outriggers by Show Boat Custom Coating 

A/V Systems 

  • New KVH TV 5 18" Satellite TV Antenna with IP Enabled Hub
  • HD Satellite Receivers with RF Antenna and Remote 
  • Wired DirecTV to Starboard Garmin GPS 17" 
  • New Onkyo HT53700 Surround Sound Amplifier with Sound Bar Under Salon TV, (4) Corner Speakers and Sub-Woofer Under Starboard Sofa 
  • New 8" Polyplanar MA 100R Speakers in Cockpit Ceiling 
  • New 40" LG LED Smart TV in Salon Island
  • (2) New 26" Samsung LED TV's in Master and VIP Staterooms 

Exterior TV and Sound System 

  • New Fusion MS UD 750 Marine Head Unit Bonded Glass TFT Color Display 
  • Fusion MRX Marine Stereo Remote Display Control NMEA Compatible Mounted in Cockpit Control Box 
  • (2) 8" JL Audio Speakers in Flybridge 
  • Fusion SVX 30 Satellite Receiver Module 
  • Shakespear SRA-50 Satellite Radio Antenna 
  • Shakespear 501817.6 Antenna with Collars 
  • Aigean Networks Link (2) WiFi Antenna 
  • Comrod AV 55p-4' WiFi Antenna 
  • Engenious Wireless AccessPoint 
  • Shakespear CA-VAT Cellular Amplifier System 
  • Engine Room Cameras - (2) Fixed Dome 
  • Garmin GHS(10) Wired Handset VHF 
  • Polyplanar VHF Ceiling Mounted Speakers 
  • Replaced (3) Helm Light Fixtures 
  • Sirius XM Weather Antenna Installed 


  • New EZ2CY 3-Sided Enclosure with Large Middle Panel and Full Width "Smile" Vent 
  • Stamoid Brow Mask Cover with Suction Cups 
  • Forward Hatch Cover 
  • Transom Cover with Sand Bags Snaps and Suction Cups 

Miscellaneous Equipment 

  • New Veem Sportfish C5 Blade Propellers 33" x 50" with Prop Speed 
  • Vetus Bow 220 Thruster (485lbs Thrust) with Controls on Helm and Cockpit Station 
  • Separate Thruster Battery Charger with (2) Glass Matt Batteries Stored on Custom Shelves in Bilge Forward 
  • New Grohe Faucet Assembly in Galley Sink 
  • New Scottsman DCE33 Clear Ice Maker in Salon 
  • New Head Hunter 5 Multistage Fresh Water System - June 28, 2016 
  • Replaced Cutlass Bearings 8/2019 
  • Upgraded Garmin software for GPS's 
  • Major Service of Genset Including: Heat Exchanger, All Electrical Sensors, and New Raw Water Supply Hose 
  • Replaced Both 50Amp Power Cord Sockets on Starboard Side 
  • All Lights Replaced on Service Breaker Panel 
  • Removed and Replaced Stainless Cockpit Drains 


2017 & 2018 Upgrades

  • Bottom Soda Blasted 
  • Full Bottom Job 
  • New Main Engine Mounts 
  • Props Tuned 
  • Full Mezzanine with Custom Refrigeration/Storage - New Compressors 
  • Mezzanine Well Thought Out With Excellent Drainage/Gutters 
  • New Rupp Big Rig Outriggers 
  • New Covering Boards 
  • Deck Reconditioned 
  • Bow Pulpit Removed 
  • Fresh Water Plumbed To Bridge, Bow, Tower. New Pump 
  • New Carpeting Throughout 
  • New Jenn-Air Drawer Refrigeration in Galley 
  • New Soft Goods Throughout 
  • Settees Recovered To Neutral Color 
  • New Microwave 
  • New Runners In Companionway and Salon 
  • New LED Lighting Throughout 
  • New Rope Lighting in Valances and Below Settees 
  • New Garmin Electronics Package on Bridge with (3) Monitors 
  • New 411 and 275 Transducers 
  • New Dash on Bridge w/ Pop Up Lid 
  • New Standard Horizon VHF's 
  • New Switch Panel on Bridge 
  • New Custom Curtains on Bridge 
  • New Bluewater Chair Package To Include Helm, Companion, and Fighting Chair with Rocket Launcher 
  • New Faux Teak Painted Toerail 
  • Main Engines All Updated by Logan Marine Diesel, Major Service 
  • 2300 Original Hours on Engines 
  • New Mezzanine Cushions 
  • New Bayliss No Bolt Rod Holders in Cover Boards 
  • Miyah Epoch Electric Teaser Reels on Bridge Serviced 
  • Bow Thruster Controlled on Single Lever Controls 
  • A/C Systems Updated and Serviced 
  • Transom Refinished 
  • New Ice Maker in Mezzanine 
  • Plumbed for Water Maker 
  • DMS Dave Blue Printed Turbos 


Vendors : 

  • Todd with Palm Beach Boatworks 
  • Custom Marine Electronics - Joe Diffenbach 
  • Diversified Marine - Tom Stauch 
  • Logan Marine MTU Cape Canaveral 
  • Palm Beach Towers - Drew McDowell 
  • South Florida Services - Gary Sandsbury 
  • Eagle Eye Carlos 
  • DMS Dave Blue Printed Turbos 
  • C-Worthy Canvas 
  • Bayliss Boat Works 
  • Garlington Landeweer 
  • Marine A/C - Craig 

Broker Remarks :

This low original hour 61' Garlington is truly in fantastic condition. She has a legendary ride and unparalleled sea keeping characteristics. Equipped with MTU 12V2000's, she is very economical and performs well. At 1875 RPM's she makes 31 knots burning 85 gal/per hour. Sportin' Life is truly a pleasure to show. 


*More Interior Photos to Come.

General Disclaimer:

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.

Mechanical Disclaimer:

Engine and generator hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as other representations noted on the listing.

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