WorldWide Sailor

A lightweight and indestructible youth sailboat

A lightweight and indestructible youth sailboat with good sailing characteristics.

Worldwide some 350.000 children have learned to sail in these fun little boats. These PE optimists are rock solid and have quite a few special details A fantastic instructional boat that will make not only sailing schools and associations, but also the children themselves, very happy.

The special features at a glance

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    Mast step

    Extra-reinforced mast step that prevents breakage

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    Mast thwart

    Extra-reinforced mast thwart including handle

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    Extra-reinforced no-friction daggerboard case

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    Centreboard protection

    Wear-resistant rubber disc for centreboard protection

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    Trilam construction with closed-cell foam layer

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    Children can easily lift the boat themselves. Even with cold hands, they have good grip

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    Ratchet block

    Possibility of fitting an additional ratchet block

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    Rudder mounting

    In good position, allowing water to drain between layers

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    In good position, allowing water to drain between layers

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    The shape of the boat ensures that, after capsizing and bringing the boat back into position, 80% of the water drains directly and the rest through the drain holes in the transom. This makes it easier for instructors

More comfortable than most optimists

Space-saving in transport and stockage

Available in six colours

Ready to sail or Hull only

If you choose the complete boat, we supply the following parts as standard.

  • Foot rims
  • School sleeve pocket sail
  • Blocks and complete line set
  • Optiparts mast, sprit and boom
  • Wooden daggerboard and rudder including tiller and extension


  • Length: 2.37 m
  • Width: 1.20 m
  • Sail area: 3.5 m2
  • Weight: 39 kg


Low budget?

Ask about the possibilities of buying used and refurbished for your organisation!