Inheriting her genes from the excellent racing keelboat FAREAST 28R, a recognized class by WORLD SAILING, the FAREAST 19R has unassailable good sailing performance like FAREAST 31R, 28R and 23R. With a smaller size and a lighter hull, she has a particularly good speed in broad-reaching.
With ergonomic design and configuration, FAREAST 19R has good maneuverability and comforts. The boat is very responsive and agile and can be used as a single or double-hander. With a draft of only 1.2m, FAREAST 19R can sail in almost in any waters of the country and get wide use. Meanwhile, the excellent workmanship of the Far East Boats, guarantees unassailable good quality and performance. Following the ideas of pleasure, fashion and excitement, FAREAST 19R is not only an ideal boat for sailing beginners, but also a good boat for professional sailing schools. Just as extraordinarily smart and fashionable as “SMART”.
- Length overall – 5.91m
- Length of waterline – 5.65m
- Beam – 2.22m
- Draft max – 1.2m
- Displacement – 650kg
- Height of the mast – 8.05m
- Crew number – 4
- Sail area total downwind – 42m²
- Sail area total upwind – 20.50m²
- J – 2.08m
- P – 7.35m
- I – 7.34m
- E – 2.50m
- CE certified – Class C
The FAREAST 19R is available from Far East Boats SA Agents for Retail and Wholesale purchase and in various stages of completeness.
This entry level keel boat, first launched in 2017, makes sailing even more affordable. Race with friends, race against friends, sail shorthanded or teach your kids the beauty of sailing.
This light weight performance keel boat is fun to sail, it’s fast and responsive yet stable and save. The 19R is easy trailable and quick to rig. Sail from a hardstand or from home and take her to your favourite sailing grounds.
The spacious cockpit, easy handling and high stability make the 19R an attractive platform for many. The modern design offers great performance and the well thought through deck layout is fitted with top quality gear from Harken and Spinlock. The 19R comes standard with a laminate full batten square top main (no backstay on the 19R), Jib and A-Sym Kite.
The deck stepped mast, fully retractable keel and quick removable rudder make trailering and ramp launching easy, it can be towed by a small sized car and makes it possible to move quickly and cost efficiently between home and sailing venues.