The sale of the 42.67-metre sailing yacht Aphrodite A has been confirmed thanks to Ann Avery of Northrop & Johnson and Dennis Frederiksen of Fraser working together to represent the seller and Northrop & Johnson's Jochen Brill representing the buyer. At the time of sale, she had a last asking price of €4,370,000.Photo: Merijn de Waard / SuperYacht TimesBuilt by Vitters in 1999 with an aluminium sloop to a custom design by Hoek, Aphrodite A has made her way around the world with all three of her previous owners. The recently sold superyacht can cruise for three months at a time without visiting a port or bunker station and boasts a range of 4,500 nautical miles. Her sporty exterior style includes a large raised saloon with a pilothouse forward, twin helm stations, a customised transom that converts into a platform suitable for swimming and fishing. While spending time outdoors, guests can make use of the toy store and its sports/dive gear and the cockpit dining and lounge area with retractable bimini. Inside, the traditional interior decor is made up of gloss cherry wood which covers the light-filled upper saloon and a lower saloon. Up to eight guests can reside in four staterooms.In terms of performance, Aphrodite A is kitted out with captive winches and carbon rig with in-boom mainsail furling and can reach a top speed of up to 13 knots.