Fast and exciting single trapeze double-hander with a fantastic European racing circuit and an awesome social scene. The RS500's infectious popularity has created a growing International Class with World Championships in fabulous venues every year. The RS500 has unmatched asymmetric skiff style performance, one-design competition, plus a youth and adult age range. Costs and the experience required are surprisingly attainable – it's all about amazing sailing and the spirit of the RS community.
Beam: 5 ft. 2 in.
Standard features: Specifications Length: 14' 3" Beam: 5' 2" Mainsail - Dacron: 80' Jib - Dacron: 31' Gennaker: 145' Mast: Tapered - aluminum alloy Boom: Aluminum alloy Bowsprit: Aluminum alloy Centerboard - pivoting: GRP sandwich Rudder - lifting: GRP sandwich Rudder stock + tiller + extension: Aluminum alloy
ACCESSORIES Dacron S spec small mainsail & jib – for training and holiday centers Top cover – breathable polycotton Under cover – Nylon Launching trolley Road trailer base Padded rudder bag D12 rope trapeze lines Carbon fiber tiller extension Burgee wind indicator TackTick Micro compass inc mast bracket Race rope pack – tapered sheets & gennaker halyard Capsize righting lines
Optional Features Mainsail - Radial cut Mylar 9.5m (100ft) Jib - Radial cut Mylar - battened 3.6m (37ft) Padded toe straps - for crew Top cover Breathable polycotton Under cover Nylon Launching trolley Road trailer base Padded rudder bag Twin trapeze pack D12 rope trapeze lines Carbon fiber tiller extension Burgee wind indicator TackTick Micro compass Including mast bracket Race rope pack Tapered sheets & gennaker halyard Capsize righting lines