North Sails: News Details


XODs at AAM Cowes Week

Jamie Lea

Lass X80 Winner Cowes Week 2014

Congratulations to John Tremlett, Jeremy Lear, Richard Bullock and Richard Jordan on X80 Lass, for a very dominant performance at this year's Cowes week. With no result lower than 5th and counting 1st, 1st, 2nd, 2nd, 4th they won the regatta in convincing style. With new North sails straight from the bag they showed fantastic speed in all conditions and were always at the front of the fleet.

Lass X80 Winner Cowes Week 2014

Alister Ashford on X174 Foxglove sailed a great regatta to snatch 2nd overall from David Palmer on X188 Princess Jalina who finished 4th in the end.

Princess Jalina X188

North sails customers finished the week 1st, 2nd, 4th, 6th and 7th overall in the top 10. New sail designs were tested during the week which will be available to purchase when we start our winter discounts on the 20th October, these discounts will run for 7 weeks.

For more on all the results from Cowes Week please see the event website.

Keep an eye on our dedicated XOD class page for more details on our new designs.