The finest performance Beneteau First 40s are with PROMOCEAN - SFIDA National Champion and her sisterships Joanna and Olympias Tigress along with La Reponse.and many more.Our yachts are full spec race versions and cannot be matched by any other yacht charter company .Promocean are the main Race First 40 specialist charter company in the U.K. and chosen supplier to all the main U.K. and international event companies.
Team Shadowfax had top podium finishes on our yachts at Cowes Week .If you are looking for one of our top yachts please book early as they are in great demand for the major events due to the amazing race records.
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SFIDA and Joanna from their own inside hammerhead berth side by side at D pontoon Port Hamble D 21.High Performance First 40 yachts that can race in performance 40 Class .I.R.C. and First 40 events .
Port Hamble Marina
Satchell Lane, Hamble, Southampton, Hampshire
A ‘Performance 40’ is a Cruiser/Racer around 40ft and will be defined by the below limitations, which utilises information from her IRC Certificate. Also known as a P40, the intention is for this to be a mostly 'Corinthian' Class, where family and friends get a taste of Grand Prix style Racing.
For reference a First 40 is at the bottom of the band and an XP44 is at the top of the band. This includes but is not limited to; J111’s, J122’s, J133’s, J121, IMX40’s, Grand Soleil 43’s, Arcona 41’s, JND 39’s, Corby 41’s, Mills 39’s, Matt 12’s, Farr 40’s, King 40’s, Azuree 46’s etc.
IRC Band 1.075-1.150
Max Draft 2.70m
For major events we have 10 amazing First 40 yachts on the Hamble with a capability to run events for up to 200 guests using the top venues no other charter company can offer this level of quality and experience. We have Won the race to the Fastnet Rock racing for Sweden in Rolex Fastnet have finished 1st charter First 40 by many hours and 2nd First 40 by 62 seconds overall Rolex Fastnet.Our yachts are chosen by the top international race teams every year. Our Performance First 40 yachts qualify as Performance 40s and can enter this championship and all I.R.C. racing .
1st First 40 for 4 days at Lendy Cowes SFIDA Chasing La reponse downwind full main and S 3.
2nd First 40 Overall Cowes Week
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