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Race Charter

EH01 is professionally maintained and raced competitively in major regattas and offshore events in the UK, Europe and the Caribbean. She comes with an extensive racing sail wardrobe, and has been modified from factory original for ease and functionality of racing.

Race Yacht Charter EH01

Coding and crew numbers

Our Beneteau 47.7 EHO1 is MCA coded category 2 for 14 people and ISAF coded to Cat. 1 She sleeps up to 10 in four separate cabins, all berths are equipped with lee cloths for use at sea. EH01 is chartered with an owner’s representative.

Yacht Details

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Mainsail 1 – Hyde Kevlar fully battened offshore main

Mainsail B/U – Hyde Sails Tri Radial Kevlar

Carbon Tri Radial J2 Jib (125%)

North 3DI J2 (105%)

Carbon J3 2014 Jib

Hyde Sails Kevlar J3 B/U Jib

North Asymmetric A1

North Asymmetric A2

North Spinnaker staysail

Masthead Spinnaker S2 Runner

EH01 comes with a full Raymarine instrument package and Expedition race software as well as Iridium satellite communications, AIS & radar. She boasts a full safety inventory for offshore racing to ISAF Cat 1

3rd in class Heineken Regatta 2023

3rd in class RORC Caribbean 600 2023

2nd in class RORC Caribbean 600 2022

3rd in class Antigua sailing Week 2014 & 2017

2nd in class Heineken Regatta 2017/19

2nd in class RORC Caribbean 600 2015/16/19

2nd in class Yachting World Round Antigua Race 2014

4th in class Heineken Regatta 2014

2nd in class GILL Commodores Cup 2014

2nd in class BVI Regatta 2012

5th in class RORC Caribbean 600 2012

3rd in class Antigua Sailing Week 2011

2nd in class RORC Caribbean 600 2011

1st in class and 1st over all ARC Transatlantic 2011

2nd in class BVI Regatta Caribbean 2008

2nd in class Antigua Week 2008

2nd in class Rolex Middle Sea Race 2007

Race charter availability

This yacht is available for a range of international events including yacht regattas and offshore races in UK such as Round the Island Week, Cowes Week and the Rolex Fastnet Race. Mediteranean yacht racing events include Les Voiles de St Tropez and Middle Sea Race. She is well known in the Caribbean as a top quality high performance charter yacht with some excellent results over the last six years in events such as the Caribbean 600, BVI Spring Regatta and Antigua Sailing week. Ask us for a quote now.

Cruising charter and sailing holidays

EH01 is a fast blue water passage maker and provides roomy accommodation for groups and families. She is available for sailing in the UK south coast, Channel Islands and France trips as well as Caribbean Island cruising.

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If you would like to know more about our race charter or cruising charter packagers then please get in touch and we would be happy discuss your next sailing adventure