45ft 1985 International Eight Meter, Gefion

45ft 1985 International Eight Meter, Gefion

1985 International Eight Meter

Former World Champion

Sails and Rigging

 Fractional rig with tapered aluminum mast and boom, Rod Rigging, Double Spreaders

with Jumper Struts, Running Backstays

Two Mainsails 3Di  2014 and 2016


Light 3DL 2016  x 2

Light Medium 2014  3Di

Medium  2015 3Di

Heavy  2015 3Di

Several spinnakers

Hydraulic forestay, vang, outhaul and mast step

Carbon fibre spinnaker pole

Seven Harken winches  including a 55, a 46, 2×43, and various spare winch parts and handles



Hull and Deck

Substantial upgrades over the past 20 years

2003 – new custom keel designed by  Ian Howlett, Naval Architect

2016  – keel and underbody completely refaired for Canada’s Cup.


Electronics and Navigation

2016 – new B & G electronics


The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.


Length Overall: 44.5ft
Max Draft: 6.58ft
Beam: 8.08ft


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Toronto, Ontario

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International Eight Meter

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