The RS Feva XL is an ISAF international class and one of the fastest growing double-handed sailboat classes worldwide. A winner of Dinghy of the Year here in the US, the RS Feva has set the bar high. With a modern sail plan and cockpit layout, simple sail controls, and a durable rotomolded hull, the RS Feva is the perfect training platform for moving beyond the Optimist and developing the skills for high performance boats like the 29er. 


  • A large open cockpit and high boom makes the RS Feva user friendly for sailors of all sizes

  • The RS Feva is well balanced with just the main making it easy to sail single handed

  • Being stable, simple and fast, the RS Feva can help build confidence in intermediate sailors

  • A halyard hoisted mainsail makes rigging and onshore handling easier

  • The RS Feva's two part mast and boom fit within length of boat for easy storage

  • The boat features a floating daggerboard and lifting rudder system

  • The RS Feva features a bright Mylar mainsail and Dacron jib


  • 3 Layer rotomolded RS Comptec PE3 construction

  • Tough outer skin, foam core for stiffness, strong inner skin

  • Thickness added in high load areas which enables reduced overall weight

  • Built in buoyancy with the middle foam layer

  • Brass inserts molded right into the hull of the RS Feva give added strength and make changing rig configurations a breeze

  • Virtually maintenance free


Length: 12'

Beam: 4' 8"

Jib Area: 22ft2

Main Area: 68ft2

Asymmetric Spin: 73ft2

Weight: 139lbs

Designer: Paul Handley