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Thistle

North Sails has been active in the Thistle class for decades. Our popular mainsails and jibs continue to dominate in one of the largest and best one design classes in the country.

Year
Class
Event
North Positions
Top Finisher
2022
Thistle
Dixie Regatta

1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10

Bryce Dryden
2022
Thistle
US National Championships

First Place

Paul Abdullah, Marie Abdullah & Barrett Rhoads
2022
Thistle
US Nationals

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10*

Paul Abdullah
2022
Thistle
Southern Circuit

First Place

Paul Abdullah
2022
Thistle
Orange Peel Regatta

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 9

Dan Hesse
2021
Thistle
Jubilee Regatta

1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 10, 11

Paul Abdullah
2021
Thistle
Great Pumpkin Regatta

1, 2, 4, 5*, 6, 8, 9, 10

Paul Abdullah
2021
Thistle
Old Salty Regatta

1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Scott & Nerissa Griffin
2021
Thistle
Cedar Point Yacht Club Fontelieu Regatta

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

Steve Gruver
2021
Thistle
Great Lakes Championship

1, 2, 3, 4, 5*, 7, 8, 9, 10*

Paul Abdullah
2019
Thistle
Old Goat Regatta

1, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 10

Paul Abdullah
2018
Thistle
Cedar Point One Design Regatta

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10

Dave Dellenbaugh
2018
Thistle
Orange Peel Regatta

3, 4, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14

2018
Thistle
Midwinters West

1, 3, 4, 5, 7

Sam Ingham
2017
Thistle
Atlantic Coast Championship

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Doug Kaukeinen
2017
Thistle
Great Lakes Championship

1, 3*, 4, 5

Matt Fisher
Thistle
Niagara Frontier Districts

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Mike Ingham
2017
Thistle
8Ball Regatta

1, 3, 5

Peter Frissell
2017
Thistle
Orange Peel Regatta

2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

2017
Thistle
Midwinters East

1, 3, 5

Mike Ingham
2017
Thistle
Midwinters West

1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10

Mike Ingham
2016
Thistle
Fontilieu Trophy

1, 2, 3

Steve Gruver
2016
Thistle
Icebreaker Regatta

1, 2

Ken Swetka
2016
Thistle
North Cape Fall Blowout

1, 2

Jack Finefrock
2016
Thistle
Memorial Day Regatta, Eugene

1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Phillipo Gordon
2016
Thistle
Midwinters East – Sarasota

1, 2

Mike Ingham
2016
Thistle
Midwinters East – St Pete

1, 2

Mike Ingham
2016
Thistle
Midwinters West

1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Terry Lettenmaier
2016
Thistle
Nationals

1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Mike Ingham
2016
Thistle
Newport Regatta

1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

Dan Hesse
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