North Sails LOFT NEWS

November 19, 2018


Jeremy O’Connell Joins The North Sails Sales And Service Team In Melbourne

jeremy o'connell joins north sails one design Australia

Jeremy comes from a background in One Design sailing, having spent the last six years as a member of the Australian Sailing Squad competing in the Laser. During this time he has worked with some of the world’s best laser sailors and coaches including Tom Burton and Michael Blackburn. Jeremy has competed in five Laser World Championships and many other Sailing World Cup events around the world.

Aside from Laser sailing, Jeremy has experience in Etchells, Farr 40’s, Melges 32, Sydney 38, and J/111 classes.

Jeremy commented;  „I am excited and honored to be working with the best sail making company in the world.“

He will be at the Etchells Worlds in October, and following that will be racing at Sandringham, Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron, and Royal Victoria Yacht Club over the Summer. We look forward to working with Jeremy and having his onsite expertise, on the water as well as in the loft to provide our clients with the best service and expertise possible.

You can reach Jeremy at the North Sails Melbourne loft or by email:

  • #GoBeyond