|A GEHULL® centreboards concept, combining high tech manufacture with pure sensation.
The Benji® are easy and efficient.
The raceboard concept gives our boats a level of
performance and accessibility never seen in their class.Design no nose
The No nose concept consists in placing a maximum of volume at the rear end.
These shapes seem predestined to bring the boat on the plane
In rear wind situations, thanks to the low wetted surface, the shape is able to push
accelerations always further.
Close to the wind the boat allows very precise tracking, the daggerboards anti-drift
efforts are supported by the streched lines and the use of a cut stem, further limiting
turbulances to a minimum.
The variable surface sailplan garanties flexibility.
The multiple sail trim possibility's of the Alain Leroux designed sail make the Benji can
stand all type's of weather conditions.
In heavy weather the shape of the sail allows good control, even in the strongest of gusts.
In light weather the sail's wing profile allows to hang on to the weakest airflow.
Performances and ergonomics.
The ergonomic cockpit design not only brings comfort, it also gives a maximum balance
with far less effort, allowing to take full advantage of the possibility's of the boat.
Robust, easy and geared in no time, the equipment was defined and dimensioned for an
The elastomer TBS anti-slip pads on the cockpit floor are easily replaced if worn.
All the deck and sail handling gear is fixed on metal inserts, allowing quick setup and
reducing wear of the hull to a minimum.
A broad footstrap makes it possible to control the unit effectively.
The sleeved sail can be rolled with all its battens in place.
The mast in two parts is assembled quickly.
The helmstick and rudderblade are fixed by clips.