FYS are pleased to announce that local sailing school, The East Anglian Sailing School have confirmed an order for a new Beneteau First 40 – Carbon Rig. This will be the biggest and fastest yacht that the EASS have purchased with some exciting plans for the boat – called Forty Love, she will be equipped to race and charter standard. Plans for the boat include the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC) starting from Las Palmas in November, onto the Caribbean 600 then to the Sydney – Hobart for 2016.
The Beneteau First 40 is delivered ready to race, offering as standard a carbon mast, a lead keel, a black composite helm, with a first-class Raymarine electronics pack. This exciting design includes an innovative canting wheel which releases space between the stern of the boat and the cockpit without weighing the boat down with a second helm station.
Download details of Beneteau Carbon FIRST Range here: