Peterson 37 1985

Price: $29,000

Brand: Peterson

Type: Sailboat

Year: 1985

Length: 37 ft.

Name: Diva

Location: Sodus Point, NY


This Peterson 37 was built by Wigger's Custom Yachts and features a great sail inventory, rod rigging, and VC17 bottom paint.  Both AC and DC electrical wiring were redone in 2007. Many recent upgrades and improvements. A freshwater boat with upgraded rigging

Sails & Rigging

  • Dacron mainsail
  • Furling Pentex #2
  • Furlex furling
  • Light Kevlar #1
  • Heavy Kevlar #1
  • Kevlar #2
  • Kevlar #3
  • Spinnaker w/ pole & gearLazy Jacks
  • Rod rigging
  • Navtec hydraulic backstay adjuster
  • Forespar boom vang
  • Lewmar rope clutches (2008)
  • Double genoa tracks
  • 2 #28, 2 #27, 3 #23 Barient winches

Electronics & Navigation

  • Raymarine  speed/depth
  • SR Mariner wind speed (no direction)
  • Garmin GPS
  • VHF radio
  • Ritchie pedestal compass

On Deck

  • Navy bimini by Genco
  • Wheel steering

Below Decks

  • Newer teak & holly cabin sole
  • Pressure water
  • CNG stove & oven
  • Icebox
  • Manual bilge pump
  • Marine head w/ fibreglass holding tank (2007)
  • Xantrex Truecharge battery charger

Safety Equipment & Extras

  • SA/Displ           20.48
  • Displ/Length     182.59
  • VariFold 2 Blade Folding Prop
  • Fenders & dock lines
  • Bruce anchor w/ chain & rode
  • VC1 bottom paint
  • Steel fixed cradle
  • AC & DC wiring redone in 2007

Recent Upgrades and Improvements

  • 2016, Fuel tank removed, cleaned, pressure tested and replaced.  All new fuel lines, including filler.
  • Jib Sock, 2019
  • Traveler control lines 2019
  • Custom HD SS & Teak Swim ladder 2017
  • Front Hatch - New plexiglass 2018
  • New Instruments, new transducer, Raymarine wireless speed/depth water temp 2018 (1 remote)
  • New main cover - 2018
  • Starboard Cabin windows, new plexiglass 2019
  • Mast & boom painted - Interlux Brightside 2021
  • Spreaders reconditioned by OEM 2021
  • Portside lifelines - 2021
  • Salon - new LED light fixtures 2019
  • Galley - New faucet 2019



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.

Contact your RCR Broker for more details

Mike Foley, CPYB - Sales & Brokerage

Sodus Point, NY


Phone: 585-748-7006

As an educator Mike Foley taught high school technology and served as the district IT Director for the Honeoye Central School District located in the Finger Lakes. Mike retired from teaching and continued to grow his large format printing and graphic design business. Always involved with boats and boatbuilding, Mike has long been associated with boat owners and marinas in the Sodus Bay area. A former wooden boat owner Mike was bitten by the racing bug in 1992, purchased a J/30 from RCR and campaigned the boat for 12 years.

A member of the Sodus Bay Yacht Club, Mike has served on many regatta committees and held several officer and director positions. Mike’s relationship with the Lake Yacht Racing Association (LYRA) has spanned many years, including serving as President from 2004-06. Race administration and regatta organization have consumed much of his time for the past 26 years on Lake Ontario. Involvement with youth sailing led Mike to become President of Central New York Sailing Association (CNYSA) where he continues to chair the annual “Centrals on Sodus” open regatta for juniors and adults. As a strong proponent of youth sailing and education Mike has served as President of the Sodus Bay Junior Sailing Assn. (SBJSA) for several years and is now the Director of Fleet. Under his direction SBJSA has evolved from a summer sailing youth program to a US Sailing Accredited Community Boating Center, serving all ages.

Mike is a US Sailing Level 1 instructor as well as a certified Club Race Officer. He is often found at area regattas with his center console boat serving as mark-set officer. Mike and his wife Jan have remodeled the family cottage in Sodus Point and are making it their home. Feel free to reach out to Mike when visiting Great Sodus Bay.