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North Sails is the world’s leading sailmaker for one-design classes with more National, World and Olympic Class victories than all other sailmakers combined.


One Design race results are a culmination of many years working behind the scenes: sail design; material selection; on the water testing; and developing accurate class tuning guides. Add North Sails speed and support to your next regatta.

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When I was about ten years old I starting racing sailboats on Cape Cod and the sound of the wind whistling overnight through the pine trees outside my bedroom would… Read More

One Design ist Regattasport in seiner reinsten Form. Beim direkten Vergleich Boot gegen Boot entscheiden taktische Finesse, Bootsbeherrschung und natürlich Geschwindigkeit. Es geht um zehntel Sekunden und damit um Sieg… Read More

new optimist sail

Power your new North Sails Optimist V-Series mainsail for speed following the recommendations on this quick tuning guide. Sail Ties Top 2 mm Middle 2 mm Bottom 2 mm *… Read More

After nearly two years of development, testing, re-designing and more testing, North Sails is proud to launch the all-new V-Series Optimist sail. We have streamlined our range to three sail… Read More

Saisonabschluss im Mittelmeer: Für die Swan One Design Yachten ging es im Herbst gleich doppelt zur Sache. Auf die Swan One Design Nations Trophy vor Palma de Mallorca folgten die… Read More

I had the good fortune to sail with a great young team at the 2021 US Nationals led by Mike Marshall. He put a great crew together and it reminded… Read More


2021 Victory
Melges 24 - Bacardi Invitational Winter Series #1
Laura Grondin
1, 2, 3
2022 Victory
J70 - Davis Island YC Winter Series #2
Laura Grondin
1, 2*, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10
2022 Victory
OK - New South Wales Championship
David Clark
1, 3
2021 Victory
J70 - South Americans
Rodrigo Ducasse
1, 2, 3
2020 Victory
Etchells - Asia Pacific Championships
Mark Thornburrow
1, 3, 4, 6, 7, 10
2021 Victory
J80 - Hong Kong National Championship
Mark Thornburrow
1, 2, 3, 4, 5

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