Mor' Childs Play

Mor' Childs Play is a 1986 C&C 44.
Home port is Collins Bay Marina in Kingston, Ontario, Canada.
Designer                                   C&C Yachts, Rob Ball
Builder                                     C&C Yachts
Year                                          1986
Hull Number                            18
Length Overall                         44' 2"
Length Water Line                    35' 3"
Beam                                        13' 3"
Draft                                         6' 9 "
Displacement                            25000 lb
Ballast                                       9800 lb
Sail Area (100% fore triangle)  909 sq ft
Air Draft                                    63' 9"
Engine                                     Yanmar 4JH-TE, 56 hp
Fuel Capacity                           60 gallons
Water Capacity                         100 gallons
Holding Tanks                          2 x 20 gallon

Sails and Rigging

2009 135% UK Halsey Tape Drive Carbon/Spectra w/3 reefs

2009 Main UK Halsey Tape Drive Carbon/Spectra
2007 155% Doyle Carbon/Kevlar X-ply

2007 Main Doyle Carbon/Kevlar X-ply
2007 Doyle Asymmetric Spinnaker

1/2 oz Sobstad Spinnaker

3/4 oz Sobstad Spinnaker

1 1/2 oz Sobstad Spinnaker

3/4 oz Sobstad Asymmetric Spinnaker
Sobstad Storm Jib

Sobstad Trysail
Sobstad 100% Blade
Navtec rod rigging

Navtec hydraulic backstay and boom vang with integral cockpit panel

Triple spreader, aluminum spar with removable running backstays and checkstay

Custom removable inner forestay

Adjustable babystay

Carbon fibre spinnaker pole

Equipment Upgrades


Awlgrip topsides Matterhorn white

Awlgrip mast, boom, spin pole white

Navman: 7 total (3 on port: Wind, 2 x Repeat; 3 on starboard: Wind, Log, Speed; Repeat at helm) Lewmar Concept 1 vertical windlass on bracket in anchor locker

2 x Tecma Easyfit electric heads
Max Power Series 100 Duo Bow Thruster with joystick control
Standard Horizon VHF radio with cockpit remote

Garmin 3010 chartplotters at helm and navigation station
Tides Marine Luff Track
Par Max 3 pressure fresh water pump

Par Max 3 pressure seawater pump
Par Max 8 deck wash pump

Seagull fresh water filter
Gull shower pump
Custom stainless bow stem fitting

Teak cockpit table

Interior cushions and upholstery
Custom cabinets to replace port and stbd pilot berths

Dodger with Lexan windows, aft and side grab rails

20kg SS Bruce anchor

Doyle mainsail cover
Custom wheel cover
Custom ss boarding ladder

Custom ss stern guard
Nicro solar vent


Rocna 25kg anchor
McMurdo Smartfind EPIRB with GPS position

Topshop winter storage cover and aluminum frames

ATN spinnaker sock
ATN genoa sleeve
Honda EU1000 portable generator
40' jacklines and 6 safety harnesses


Mercury 310 Dynamic 10' hypalon RIB
Garmin GMR 18 HD radar on Seaview stern mounted pole
Folding Bimini and connector to dodger
Atkins and Hoyle motor lift

SPOT personal locator

Rule 2000 Bilge pump and automatic switch
Rule 800 bilge pump


Xantrex Freedom 20 charger / inverter
Running backstay triple blocks

Mariner 5 hp 2 stroke engine
Boom vang and backstay hydraulic cylinders rebuilt


4 x 105 Ah AGM house bank

1 x 65 Ah AGM start battery

Balmar ARS-5 regulator

Balmar Digital Duo charger
Rebuilt 120A alternator

2 x Kyocera 185W solar panels installed on custom SS brackets on dodger

Blue Sky Solar Boost 3024 MPPT controller
PSS dripless Shaft Seal
PYI Flexible Shaft Coupling
6 Bomar hatch seals replaced
150' ISO Grade 40 5/16" chain
Raymarine Autohelm SPX-30 Autopilot with type 2 long linear control arm, ST7002 control head and S100 wireless remote

Edson Autopilot tiller arm
Icom M802 Marine SSB radio, AT140 antenna tuner, Rope antenna, KISS-SSB ground plane, Pactor IIIusb modem

Waeco Adler Barbour Super Cold Machine Refrigeration with power duct

Bitstorm Badboy Extreme wifi and Badboy Unleashed wireless hotspot
Inmarsat Isatphone satellite phone

All rod rigging inspected, intermediate shroud heads reheaded at top
Jib and main halyards replaced

2nd and 3rd main reefing lines replaced

Removable inner forestay with modified underdeck structure

Storm jib modified with soft hanks by UK Halsey Toronto

Topping lift/inner forestay halyard replaced
Lee cloths in 4 bunks
Kuuma BBQ

Adventure Marine 3000 Medical kit

Sony Stereo system
Naxa 19" monitor
316 SS lifelines and hardware (upper and lower)
West Marine AIS-1000 transponder with bimini mounted VHF and GPS antenna

Bilge Blower
Kiwigrip deck non-skid

2 x Seaward composite propane tanks
Cabin windows replaced

Forespar MOB pole
8 interior LED lights
LED running lights
Forespar steaming/deck flood light and guard
6 Caframo cabin fans

Refinished carbo/kevlar spinnaker pole

Spinlock Mastpro climbing harness
Replaced water and holding tank O rings
12' Para anchor, 450' 3/4" 3 strand nylon rode and bridle with Garhauer 5000 lb snatch blocks