Shining Sea (ex Victoire), a 2008 Beneteau First 45, is now exclusively for sale with the team at YOTI Race.
This limited edition series of the First 45 has many modifications to maximise performance and ensure results. From the factory they have a High Modulus carbon mast and Boom, deeper fin and bulb, twin Carbon wheels. The owners have also continued to maximise its performance with a comprehensive wardrobe of carbon sails, re-fairing of the hull, recessing through hull fitting and customising many of the on deck and trim systems. Interior has been protected with covers, cruising cushions removed and stored and floorboards properly maintained.
This boat represents extraordinary value for the owner searching for a racing boat that gets results, but does so with an incredible level of comfort and ability to cruising anywhere.
Contact us for further details or to arrange an inspection in Adelaide.
YOTI was founded in March 2008 and exists to provide an alternative sales platform for the yachting community. We specialise in production and semi production yachts with a team of employees vastly experienced in yacht sales, both in Australia and Internationally.
6 berths plus 2 in saloon. Bunks.
Interior has been protected with covers, original Beneteau Cruising cushions and rigid water tank removed from boat (included).
Toilet: 1 manual + 1 unplumbed. 80L Holding tanks.
12v Fridge. Icebox.
Combined gas stove, oven and Grill.
Stainless Steel sink.
12v Electric Pressurised Water System.
As per Cat 4 - lifering, MOB retrieval, jackstays, emergency tiller, first aid kit (excl. Prescription items). Danbuoy, emergency Nav lights, Strobe lights, flashlights and foghorn included. Life jackets as per Cat 4. 2 x 1kg extinguishers.
Additional Cat 1 equipment available by negotiation.
Electric and manual bilge pumps.
Batteries: 3 x 110 amp gel House with custom battery monitor. 1 x 110 amp Gel Engine.
Interior lighting, Nav lights, Night lights - all LED.
Upgraded JVC stereo with IPod and DVD
Garmin GPS with Plotter. B&G Sounder/Log and Wind.
4 x mast 20/20 displays, 2 x H3000 multi Nav station Displays, 2 x h3000 multi Cockpit displays, Compass x 2 (fitted and hand bearing).
Next G Broadband including Next G modem and high boost antenna (Nav softwre not included).
Icom VHF with DSC. Icom HF. Spare HF and VHF Aerials.
Triple carbon spreaders. Carbon Hall Spar mast & boom. Enerpac Mast Jack and Shims. Stainless steel rigging. PBO backstay. Custom carbon bowsprit. Bowsprit tracks x 2. Twin track Tuff Luff forestay. Custom built Jib haulers, modified Jib tracks. 2 x spinnaker poles (1 x 8mm for regatta; 1 x 10mm spectra can double as halyard for offshore use). 2 x reef lines.
Halyards - 1 x jib, 2 x spinnaker masthead (2nd can be fractional, through monocle), mainsail.
Sheets - 2 x jib, 2 x spinnaker, continuous mainsheet, various spares.
INSHORE RACING -
Main: MacDiarmid Aramid/Carbon (2010), Quantum Regatta (2014), Trysail (2008).
Jib: MacDirmid Light J1 Aramid/Carbon (2011), Quantum Light J1 (2014), MacDiarmid Medium Aramid/Carbon J2 (2011), Quantum Medium J2 (2014), MacDiarmid Heavy J3 Aramid/Carbon (2010), MacDiarmid Heavy Carbon J4 (2010), MacDiarmid Heavy Carbon J5 (2010), MacDiarmid Dynex Staysail (2012), Storm (2008).
Spinnaker: Norths A1 0.5oz, Norths A5 1.3oz, MacDiarmid 1S 0.5oz, MacDiarmid 2S 0.75oz (2011), Norths 2S 0.75oz (2012), MacDiarmid 3S 1.3oz (2011), MacDiarmid 3S 1.3oz (2013), MacDiarmid Spin Staysail (2009), Quantum Fractional Code Zero (2014), MacDiarmid Jib Top (2010).
OFFSHORE RACING -
Main: MacDiarmid 2 reefs (2010), Norths 3DL (2009), MacDiarmid Delivery Mainsail (2008).
Furler for Code Zero and staysails.
Winches: 2 x Harken Primary, 2 x Harken Main, 2 x Harken Pitt. 5 x Harken handles. Top handle.
Upgraded Spinlock ZX0812 Jammers. Outhaul in boom. Harken main traveller. 4 x rope bags.
Multiple dock lines. Fenders.
Twin carbon Wheels.
Self aligning bearings.
Engine under stairs.
Engine Professionally serviced.
Propeller: Gori Folding propeller.
Keel: Deep fin with Bulb. Spade rudder.
Fuel: 200L aluminium tank plus 20L day tank.
Water: 2 x Bladders onboard 200L, plastic tank available (not onboard).
Covers: Boom cover.
Ground Tackle: Anchor 1 & 2 with chain & warp as per Cat 1.
IRC Rating: 1.124
Multiple upgrade and modifications, improving performance: strengthening bow area, stripped and faired hull, recessed flush thru hull fittings, stanchions moved outboard, deck fittings lifted and resealed. Sail repair kit, tool kit, Boat hook.
Smiths Boatshed Marina
81 Parriwi Road
The Spit, Mosman, Sydney