The Fastest [class] One Design Sails in The World

Teamwork is at the core of sailing your FC8. When North Sails is part of that crew, every sail change sets you up for success. With multiple cuts to choose from, you’ll find the ideal genoa for your sailing style. Combine those with your trusted North mainsail and spinnaker, and feel the performance of your Beneteau First Class 8.

Beneteau First Class 8 SAILS

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Beneteau First Class 8 NEWS

In this webinar, North Sails experts Zeke Horowitz and Brian Hayes explain and demonstrate basic rules according to the US Sailing “Racing Rules of Sailing”. Using a whiteboard, Zeke re-creates… Read More

All sailboats have a different feel when you steer them. Some have a naturally heavy windward helm, and some have very neutral or sometimes even leeward helm. All things being… Read More

J/22 World Champion and North Sails Expert Zeke Horowitz explains how you can maximize your chances to gain through smart boat positioning on the racecourse. Sailboat racing is all about… Read More

Beneteau First Class 8 Results

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Beneteau First Class 8 CLASS EXPERTS

Beneteau First Class 8 Class Experts

Beneteau First Class 8 TUNING GUIDE

We don’t have a tuning guide for this class at the moment.