Fareast Boats
FE 28R Standard Package

FE 28R Standard Package


$58,212.00 CAD

Fareast and Simonis-Voogd are on top of their game with the Fareast 28R.  On December 21st, 2015, the FarEast 28R was announced as Sailing World's Boat of the Year for 2016.  (Click here to read the full article)

The Fareast 28R is quickly becoming known for

-Construction quality


-Attractive price

-Easy to trailer

-Low maintenance

-Low running cost

-One Design (recently designated an ISAF Class Association) and handicap racing


It is no wonder that 152 boats were sold worldwide in 2015.  The Fareast 28R was also selected as the race boat for the Monsoon Cup, the last event of the World Match Racing Tour, held in Malaysia in January 2016.  

Even with a length of 28 feet, Fareast 28R can easily reach a speed of 20 knots. With its high speed, high performance with low cost features, the Fareast 28R has received approval and recommendations in the U.S.A, Europe and Asia.  The Fareast 28R made it's Canadian début at the Montreal Boat Show, in February 2016.













Modern Design

The Fareast 28R is designed to fit the wide demands of sailboat enthusiasts. It follows the unique outlines of the world’s top racing sailboats with sharp bows and smooth hulls, showing its high performance in speed. Meanwhile, the open cabin not only means plenty of space but also improves the experience of the sailors.



High End Accessories

The Fareast 28R is equipped with a high quality mainsail, foresail, spinnaker, deck accessories and riggings from tried and trusted brands, such as Selden aluminum alloy masts, Harken’s high-tech winch and low friction blocs, and technora sails, allowing the sailor to perform at their best.



Advanced Techniques

Fareast 28R’s hull is adapted from new fiberglass reinforced composite material, using polyester/foam-core sandwich structure and resin vacuum technology which ensure a light and rigid hull. With a displacement of only 1200 kg and a lifted keel, the Fareast 28R is suitable for a variety of regattas.



Standard Equipment



Mast and Rigging:

  • Selden aluminium mast, mast foot and 2 aft swept spreaders
  • Selden boom with outhaul, Cunningham and reefing line
  • Bowsprit 1.75m
  • Selden rodkicker

Standing Rigging:

  • Selden S/S standing rigging
  • Selden forestay

Running Rigging:

  • 1  Main halyard
  • 1 Jib halyard
  • 1 Gennaker halyard
  • 2 Jib sheets
  • 1 Main sheet controls 4:1+16:1
  • 1 Cunningham line
  • 1 Outhaul sheet
  • Gennaker sheets, blocks, cleats and backstay 6:1

Deck Equipment:

  • 1 deck organizers
  • 1 set of cleats
  • 1 roof halyard winch Harken 20
  • 2 Jib sheet winches Harken 35.2
  • 2 Jib sheet tracks with cars
  • Mainsail track with traveller 3:1 and control lines
  • 600 mm pulpits in S/S and stanchions with lifelines
  • 2 ropes and winch storages
  • Gennaker drop bag
  • Companion way cover


  • 1 winch handle
  • 1 owner's manual

Design:  Simonis - Voogd

Overall Length:  9.07 m

Water Line:  8.53 m

Beam:  2.75 m

Max Draft:  1.75 m

Displacement:  1360 kg

Downwind Total Sail Area:  115 m²

Upwind Total Sail Area:  44 m²

CE Certified:  Class C

J:  3.3 m

P:  10.65 m

I:  10.35 m

E:  3.75 m


Standard Construction


  • Vaccuum infused sandwich hull with isopolyester resin
  • White hull
  • Powerful inner structure distributes all load from keel and rigging


  • 1.75 m lifting T-shaped keel with carbon fin and lead bulb


  • Carbon rudder and tiller with tiller extension


  • 1 PCS quick-access utility pocket

Water System: 

  • Manual bildge pump in cockpit





Not included with Standard Package.  View products for details.


Transport cradle


Rudder cover


Full boat cover


Keel lifting system


Mooring pack


Outboard engine bracket


Electrical engine Torqeedo 1003L



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