Vancouver 25 Number 17

Current Name: ALMITRA

Previous Name(s):

Current Location:  Manila, Philippines

Previous Location(s): Annapolis MD USA

Current Marina:  Manila Yacht Club, Philippines

Current or Last Known Owner:  Victor Santos

Contact Information for Current or Last Known Owner: email link

Previous Owner(s):  Gary & Lisa Brent

Contact Information for Previous Owner(s):

Hull Number:  OYI250170484

MIC (Identifies importer):  OYI

Serial Number applied by Manufacturer:  25017

Date Keel was Laid:  1984 Apr

Model year:  1984

Production Number:  17

Year Built:  1984

Identifiable Features or Comments: Major refit in 2011. Curved traveller, cockpit grate & folding table, drop down table, Foo dog mounted in reverse, arched doorway.

Manufacturer:  Victory Yacht Co Kaoshiung, Taiwan

Exporter/Importer:  Offshore Yachts International, South Norwalk CT

Motor:  Yanmar 2 GM

History:  Original owners: Gary Brent & Lisa Stewart originally purchased July 1984 in Annapolis MD & sailed across Pacific to Philippines. Sold to Victor and restored in 2011. Almitra original boat record.

HIN Search Results: The HIN or CIN you have entered meets the Straight-Year HIN format. It might also be a type that contains the country code and thus the boat comes from USA or Other . The serial number of the HIN is 25017 and is set by the boat builder. This boat or vessel has a Certification Date of (1984) and a Model Year of 1984 with month of build (April) based on the formatting of your hull_identification_number (HIN) . The manufacturer identification code (MIC) of your craft identification number (CIN or HIN) is OYI. This MIC (OYI) stands for the company name Offshore Yachts Intl, Ltd which is currently Out of Business. This boat manufacturer has other company names (OYI sometimes goes by these name(s) , , , or This company (Offshore Yachts Intl, Ltd) is owned by A.a. Constantine and is located at 128 WATER ST in S NORWALK state of CT. It manufactured this vessel and placed you HIN or CIN on the hull. The Parent Company for this boat maker is (). Offshore Yachts Intl, Ltd has started making boats, yachts and other watercraft as of 10/24/1984 12:00:00 AM and went out of business on (11/14/1996 12:00:00 AM) in the following country: .

PHOTOS of Almitra

(Photo credits: Victor Santos)

Refit Photos:


New Launch:




Victor, second from right, invite original owners, Lisa and Gary, on board.


Almitra under sail:



Almitra’s Extras:


How Victor solved the cockpit hatch leak problem:


Victor’s advertisement to sell Almitra.