Winning Shields One Design Sails You Can Trust

Sail durability is key in the Shields Class, but you don’t have to trade speed to get it. With multiple cuts to choose from, you’ll find the ideal spinnaker for your sailing style. Combine those with your trusted North mainsail and jib, and feel the performance of your Shields.

Shields NEWS

Shields Results

2015 Victory
Nationals
Ted Slee
1, 2, 3, 4, 5
2016 Victory
Nationals
1*, 2
2016 Victory
YRALIS Championhsip
Neil Meyer
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Are you a class champion? We would love to add your name to the #NSVictoryList.

Shields CLASS EXPERTS

Shields Class Experts

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Brian Hayes

Steelpointe Harbor, Connecticut Brian.Hayes@northsails.com
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Ched Proctor

Steelpointe Harbor, Connecticut ched.proctor@northsails.com
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Will Welles

Portsmouth, Rhode Island will.welles@northsails.com
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Tim Healy

Portsmouth, Rhode Island tim.healy@northsails.com
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Tim Dawson

Portsmouth, Rhode Island Tim.Dawson@northsails.com

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