Complete Boat 4,5


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Excluding Trolley and Boat Cover.

The O’pen Skiff has blown a big breath of fresh air through our sailing world, close to the new-generation skiff concept, very fast and very simple.

100% open, self-bailing, rapid and responsive, with an up-to-date versatile rig, the O’Pen Skiff offers kids a machine that delivers maximum fun while helping them learn the skills and reflexes to enjoy racing on current, high-performance equipment.

Hundreds of sailing clubs around the world have opted for the O’Pen Skiff, for a new, fun way of teaching sailing to appeal to youngsters attracted to new sail sports.

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The O’Pen Skiff sailing dinghy is a breath of fresh air for junior sailing. Based on a modern skiff concept, the O’Pen Skiff is very fast, very simple, and very FUN to sail! The self-bailing open transom hull is rapid and responsive, with a modern rig that’s rugged and versatile.

O’Pen Skiff offers kids a small beginner sailboat that teaches the skills, balance, and reflexes so they can progress to other modern, high-performance and Olympic Class equipment. Hundreds of sailing clubs around the world have adopted the O’Pen Skiff , for a new, fun way of teaching and inspiring kids for sailing.

The O’Pen Skiff has also upended the traditional race scene, with modern race formats and simplified rules that focus more on fun and skill development than just race results. Innovative courses and rules, on-water refereeing, and even freestyle encourage participation and a variety of sailing skills.

At the international level, the class is more action-packed than ever, with an ever-increasing calendar of international regattas and events. Very popular in North America, the O’Pen Skiff was uniquely selected for the 35th America’s Cup Half Time Show in Bermuda, where 32 youngsters from all over the world put on an amazing show for the thousands of spectators.

What’s the bottom line about the O’Pen Skiff? Kids LOVE them.

  • - Daggerboard Complete (#31785)
  • - Rudder Complete (#31784)
  • - Rig 4,5 O'Pen Bic (#11738)
  • - Hull (#B1000)

On the hull, the shaped daggerboard and rudderblade, and all deck equipment and fittings are worthy of the most modern dinghies: Ronstan Cunningham pulleys and Ronstan mainsheet ratchet block, Robline ropes.... The rig includes a fully-battened North 4,5m2 Mono-Film sail with mast pocket, similar to that of a windsurf board. Rigged on an epoxy mast, the sail has been designed with an open leech to give sailors maximum control and performance in windy conditions.

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- Customers have 7 business days from the date of delivery to return their order.

- BIC Sport guarantees this product against all manufacturing defects for one year from the date of purchase.