RS Elite specification

DesignerPhil Morrison
Length7.4m (24'4")
Beam1.72m (5'8")
Draft1.1m (3'7")
Sail area – mainsail and jib – radial cut mylar23.5m² (250ft²)
Sail area – spinnaker radial cut25m² (266ft²)
Mast – carbon fibre
Boom – aluminium alloyWith pole stowage
Spinnaker pole – aluminium alloyDouble ended
Twin spinnaker polesSingle ended
Keel with GRP skins and encapsulated lead bulb62% ballast ratio
Rudder – balanced spadeAlloy tiller + extension
Self-tacking jib track and travellerControl line led to cockpit
Mainsheet track and traveller – full widthControls led to cockpit
Vang - Downhauls - Travellers - Pole controlsLed to cockpit
Spinnaker chute
Single lift pointOn cockpit sole
Bow & stern mooring eyes