North Sails Victory List

Record breaker and legend in the making, Thomas Coville, joined North Sails at their 60th Anniversary Dinner in Lisbon, Portugal last week. Thomas was a surprise guest of honor for… Read More

Founded by Lowell North in 1957, North Sails is the leader in sailmaking technology and innovation. In celebrating our rich history, the brand’s inaugural Excellence in Leadership Awards were presented… Read More

Another entry in the sailing logbook. On Thursday, January 26 at 0749hrs Francis Joyon’s team on IDEC SPORT completed their east-about circumnavigation of the globe, finishing in 40 days and… Read More

Celebrated solo sailors Jean-Pierre Dick, Jean Le Cam and Yann Eliés close in on Les Sab with a mere 80 miles between them. On Wednesday morning, January 25th Jean-Pierre Dick… Read More

Competitors reported tough competition in each division at Quantum Key West Race Week, and ideal conditions for matching up against top-of-the-line sailors in each fleet. The constant drive for boat… Read More

French skipper Jérémie Beyou finished the Vendée Globe today on his IMOCA Maitre COQ, at 7:40 pm local time after 79 days at sea. Beyou has participated in this iconic… Read More

In likely the most breathtaking finish of the Vendée Globe singlehanded around-the-world race, Armel Le Cléac’h and his IMOCA Banque Populaire VIII finished just hours ahead of his fierce competitor,… Read More

The 2016 Sydney To Hobart was raced in an amazing weather pattern that allowed 3 boats to break the course record set by Wild Oats in 2012 (18 hours and… Read More

Congratulations to the top three Dragons at the third event in the Cascais Winter Series – all were powered by North Sails . In first was Lawrie Smith’s ‘Monday’ GBR801,… Read More

On January 3rd 2017, the North Sails Australia licensed operation was purchased by North Technology Group. In line with the ethos of North Sails Group, the purchase of the renowned Sydney… Read More

Mental state has a lot to do with performance. Races have unexpected twists that lead to situations you weren’t expecting, and maintaining a positive mind state can be tough when days on the… Read More

Our goal is to provide expert repairs and maintenance in a timely manner. Your sails are a major investment, and we’re committed to helping you maximize their performance and lifespan…. Read More

Dezember 28, 2016

Sailing Across Oceans and Time

Many hundreds of years later, sailors from Europe stumbled upon the same islands and returned home with fantastic stories and nautical charts, some of which provided data still used in… Read More

Thomas Coville sets solo around-the-world record with North Sails 3Di. Some athletes are endurance runners, others sprint. If Thomas Coville were a runner he would be the former, with a jet-pack. On Sunday he accomplished his lifelong goal of breaking the record for sailing solo, non-stop around-the-world. As a matter of fact, he smashed it.

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The North Sails team in Australia does Christmas a bit differently. With the annual Rolex Sydney to Hobart Race setting off on Boxing Day, they are full swing getting sails serviced… Read More