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Award-winning best seller with an international circuit

RS Feva
The RS Feva is an ISAF Class
RYA Junior Supported Class
Internationally award winning design

The RS Feva is a world leading double-handed sailing dinghy with a huge race circuit and recreational following across the globe – An International best seller!

The worlds best selling two-person sailboat in recent years, an ISAF Class, winner of Dinghy of the Year in the USA, Coup de Coeurs in France, an RYA Supported Junior class…the list of honours goes on and on. The RS Feva is the benchmark in small sailboats.

There are established fleets that continue to grow all around the globe, with training and club racing right up to World Championship competition. The RS Feva is, however just as popular with training clubs as it is on the race circuit and is the class leader for teaching advanced sailing in the youth scheme. Whether it’s racing, training or recreation the RS Feva is unparalleled in every aspect.

It has a similar audience as the Mirror dinghy or Cadet dinghy classes, yet offers a more modern solution. The RS Feva is built using a hard-wearing pioneering construction technique and has modern, simple rigging compared to rivals. The RS Feva also offers a modern skill set in terms of the asymmetric spinnaker which allows easier progression to skiff style dinghies. With a huge international race circuit, the RS Feva is the perfect small boat for developing sailing and racing skills as well as providing family fun.

“Lots of usage, great durability, terrific fun, major adrenalin rushes, good friends, brilliant value for money – What more could a family want?”
Bill Tucker – Feva Dad

Looking to buy an RS Feva? Find out more about the RS Feva in the following pages or look for used RS Fevas for sale in our used boats section.


"The RS Feva provided my kids with a learning platform, taking them from beginners to club racers in one season. Now they're hooked" Mike Essex

Fun for all - Young or old

  • Big cockpit and high boom make the Feva really comfortable for youngsters and adults.

Single handed or crewed

  • The Feva is the perfect size and has rig options that allow easy handling by one sailor, family crews or friends.
  • High volume hull means it's manageable for heavier crew

Novice to racer

  • Combines stability with performance
  • Confidence inspiring and very easy to sail...
  • RS Feva is also the fastest of her type
  • Full Class racing and training programmes
  • Worldwide ISAF International Class

User friendly

  • The mainsail track and halyard mean the sail can be hoisted and dropped, making the boat easier to handle ashore and prolonging the life of the sail.
  • The mast can be stepped without the mainsail, so is literally child's play.
  • Two part mast and boom stow within the length of the boat for easy transport.
  • Strong, floating daggerboard and lifting rudder systems.

Great way into sailing for youngsters

  • Fantastic experience for youngsters
  • Making new friends - learning new skills - gaining responsibility - making decisions
  • This is what it's all about - Growing while having a great time - Real life, not a computer game
  • Above all - a boat you'll grow with…not out of.

Great value

  • More features, best quality, great prices.
  • Add options for more performance - all on the same hull and spars.

Lowest maintenance – Greatest durability

  • Comptec PE3 construction - state of the art three layer rotomoulding system
  • Toughest outer skin - middle foam layer for stiffness - strong inner skin
  • RS process leads the way & enables additional thickness in high load areas
  • Reduces overall weight for better sailing - every RS offers the best performance and most rewarding handling
  • Maximum use of shape to distribute loads and remove need for bolt on reinforcements
  • Built in buoyancy from thick foam layer
  • Strongest fittings attachment - brass inserts moulded into the hull structure
  • Virtually maintenance free

RS Feva S

  • Unbattened mainsail and jib
  • Perfect for training and holiday centres
  • Uses the same mast and boom as XL and XL Race spec
  • Gennaker option

RS Feva XL

  • Mylar mainsail with battens
  • Dacron jib
  • Gennaker included
  • Class racing spec

RS Feva XL Race

  • Same Class racing spec as RS Feva XL Club - plus:
  • Slightly lighter & stiffer Dacron jib
  • High purchase 6:1 performance kicker / vang
  • D12 Outhaul
  • Webbing clew strap
  • Adjustable mainsheet strop
  • D12 Cunningham

RS Feva Accessories

  • Top cover - breathable
  • Under cover
  • Launching trolley
  • Road trailer combi base
  • Padded rudder bag
  • Padded daggerboard bag
  • Padded spar bag
  • Race outhaul & kicker / vang
  • Carbon tiller extension
  • Mast head float
  • Burgee wind indicator
  • TackTick Micro compass with bracket
  • Race rope pack
  • Spinnaker pack


Standard Optional RS Feva S XL XL Race
Designer Paul Handley      
3 Layer Comptec PE3 Hull      
Length 3.64m (12')      
Beam 1.42m (4'8")      
Weight 63kg (139lbs)      
Club Jib 2.1m2 (22sqft)      
Race Jib Performance fabric      
Reefing Dacron mainsail 5.5m2 (57sqft)      
3 batten Mylar mainsail 6.5m2 (68sqft)      
Gennaker 7m2 (73sqft)      
Mast - aluminium alloy 2 - part      
Boom - aluminium alloy      
Foils Buoyant - aluminium alloy - low drag section      
Lifting rudder stock + tiller + extension      
Capsize righting lines      
Padded toe straps      
Standard outhaul      
Race D12 Outhaul      
Standard cunningham      
Race D12 Cunningham      
Top cover Breathable polycotton      
Under cover      
Launching trolley Gunwhale hung      
Road trailer combi base      
4:1 Standard kicker      
6:1 Performance kicker      
Adjustable mainsheet strops      
Jib tension ring      
Carbon tiller extension      
Mast head float      
Burgee wind indicator      
Padded spar bag      
Padded daggerboard bag      
Padded rudder bag      
TackTick Micro compass inc bracket      
Race rope pack Spinnaker halyard, jib, main and kite sheets      


"Lots of usage, great durability, terrific fun, major adrenalin rushes, good friends, brilliant value for money - what more could a family want?"
Bill Tucker - Feva Dad

"We are in the second year with our Fevas at Sevenoaks School. We have 6 and the kids love them"
Bruce Hebbert - leading UK school sailing programme

"The RS Feva provided my kids with a learning platform, taking them from beginners to club racers in one season. Now they're hooked"
Mike Essex

"The boat has been designed to make the excitement of modern performance boats attainable quickly and this has to be good for sailing"
David Ritchie - RYA National Coach

"With the Feva even the youngest sailors get all the action and fun of modern asymmetric racing"
Christian Brandt - Germany

"Our Feva gives us perhaps more in common to talk about than anything else - save homework!"
Bill Tucker

"Swedish kids love the Feva - and their parents love it too! No class in modern time has been going (grown) as fast in Sweden as the Feva"
Christer Bath

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