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2003 Contender 35 Side Console

Old Saybrook, Connecticut


Just listed. Clean with many updates.

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: The Black Pearl
Make: Contender
Model: 35 Side Console
Year: 2003
Condition: Used
Category: Power
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: JDJ35325A303
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 35 ft
Length Overall: 35 ft
Beam: 10 ft
Min Draft: 2 ft
Dry Weight: 7,500 lb
Single Berths: 4

Engines / Speed

Engines: 2
Engine #1 Specs:
  • Make: Suzuki
  • Model: DF300AP
  • Fuel: Unleaded
  • Engine Power: 300hp
  • Type: Outboard 4 Stroke
  • Year: 2015
  • Engine Hours: 515
Engine #2 Specs:
  • Make: Suzuki
  • Model: DF300AP
  • Fuel: Unleaded
  • Engine Power: 300hp
  • Type: Outboard 4 Stroke
  • Year: 2015
  • Engine Hours: 515
Total Engine Power: 600hp


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 340 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 45 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 6 gal


Heads Count: 1
Boat Class: Saltwater Fishing, Cuddy Cabin


Ken Petzold


37 Indian Hill Avenue
Portland, Connecticut, US, 06480
Tel:(860) 342-1196

Manufacturer Provided Description
Every Contender has a signature trait. When it comes to the Contender 35' Express, that trait is outstanding fishing ability with a smooth dry ride to match. With its fully integrated transom, 10' beam and 24. 5 degree deadrise hull, you have the makings of a world class offshore performer. Other features include a raised 38 gallon live well, spacious cockpit with lift-out under deck fish box, transom door and a cavernous storage area below the helm and guest seating area. A clean comfortable cabin sleeps four while a full galley and a complete head and shower compliment this well designed boat. Pure performance, outstanding fishing ability, and comfort puts the Contender 35' Express in a class by itself.

*2 Bilge pumps

*Kohler 5kw generator with 215 hours

*Air Conditioning 2016 Webasto BTU:12,000 ducted to helm & berth.

*FE-241 automatic fire suppression system


*(2) 2014 Raymarine E127 touchscreen, fully integrated with gauges and infotainment system.

*Raymarine 4k Digital HD radar

*(2) VHF radios, Icom M602 & Icom M506 with remote control mic.

*Illuminated BocaTech switches

*Multi color illuminated dash contender logo

*(2) C10 color Suzuki digital displays

*Fly by wire throttles

*Push button start/stop/trim pad

*Troll mode control

*Locked storage underneath

*Custom black acrylic dash


*Custom parachute cord wrapped tilt steering wheel

*Canvas cover

*Remote Control spot light & separate LED Light Bar

*2 person seating with drop down bolster


*Sleeps 4

*Dinette converts to bed

*(2) hanging bunks

*LED accent lighting 2022

*Fusion 700 stereo system, 2 speakers in berth, 4 6.5 speakers & 1 10inch sub around helm, 2 Bose speakers under aft gunnels, 1 JL600 amp, 1 Fusion 400 amp. All wired for surround sound and connected to TV. XM Satellite.

*27inch TV


*Galley Stove Origo 2500E alcohol & electric

*Sink with prep area and storage

*Stainless Steel Isotherm fridge 2021

*Enclosed head with shower. Custom ceiling lights 2021. Fan.

*A/C controls

*Bomar hatch screen/shade

*Large areas of storage

*Carbon dioxide monitor


*Overhead LED lighting

*LED accent lighting

*Alpine speakers

*Multiple storage compartments

*Full Lexan enclosure

*Heat & A/C available


*Full wrap around leather seating

Aft Hull

*16 Rod Holders

*Rupp Outriggers

*LED Spreader lights

*Fresh & Salt water wash down

*Leaning Post

*Custom Gin Pole

*Tackle Station

*Bait Prep Station with hot/cold fresh water

*Insulated Fish box

*Live Well

*Fresh Water Shower

*LED accent lights under gunnels

*Bose Speakers under gunnels


*Instant hot water heater

*(3) 8000 Lumin underwater lights (red)

*Swim platform ladder

*Trim Tabs

*Guest MK440 (4) Bank battery charger/tender

*Lewmar Windlass

*FX-16 Fortress Anchor

*300+ft of triple braid anchor line

*Storage & Generator compartments LED lit

*4 Batteries 2021

*Custom configured top lowered 6 inches from factory and powder coated

*Top canvas replaced in 2019

*(2) New VHF antennas 2022

*Boot stripe & Contender decals replaced 2022

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.
Additional Contact Information


Listing Broker-Ken Petzold

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