Beneteau First Class 8 with a good suit of sails, Mariner 4hp outboard, launching trolley (trailer by separate negotiation) and lots more. Very successful local boat!
1983. GRP construction with white topsides and superstructure, aft cockpit with tiller steering, lifting keel, 4 berth internal layout .
Beneteau. Sail No 276.
On Deck 7.85m 25'8"
Beam 2.49m 8'2"
Draft 0.7m keel up / 1.75m keel lowered
Displacement 1400 kgs
Mainsail - ADM 2016
Zip bag mainsail cover with lazyjacks
Roller furling to foresails
No 1 Genoa - North 2014
No 2 Genoa North 2014
No 3 Genoa ADM 2016
Spinnaker North 2014
Plus various cruising sails
Alloy mast and boom. Stainless steel standing rigging (2014).
All lines led aft to cockpit
Mariner 4hp outboard motor with remote fuel tank.
1 x 12v battery.
Stainless steel pushpit, pulpit and guardwires, open transom, tiller, 2 spinnaker poles, sheet winches, halyard winches, 20lb main anchor with 100ft of chain and warp, boat hook, deck brush, halyard pockets, mooring warps, fenders.
2 x Suunto Tactical compass, Clipper depth sounder, Clipper log, windvane at masthead, navigation lights.
1 lifebuoy, 4 lifejackets, 4 safety harnesses, fire extinguisher, manual bilge pump.
4 berths, blue/white vinyl cushions.
LAUNCHING TROLLEY INCLUDED BUT WEST MERSEA TWIN AXLE ROAD TRAILER AVAILABLE AT £1500
Purchased by her present owner in 2016, she has proved consistently successful in local racing including runner up by 1 point in the BJRC 2018!
In addition to being super quick (normally fleet leader), "Geronimo" has numerous modifications to make her easier to sail including;
Roller reefing foresails
Zip bag mainsail cover and lazyjacks
Spee Squeezer for heavy spinnaker
She also sports running backstay, not for mast support but to tighten forestay for increased windward performance!
Her last survey was in 2016, engine service April 2019, new windows 2019!