Win More with North 505 Sails

The power controls of your 505 have set it apart from other boats. Pair that with performance sails from North, and no wonder it’s the best two-person sailboat racing around. With multiple cuts to choose from, you’ll find the ideal mainsail, jib, spinnaker combo for your 505 setup. Power up with new sails from North.

505 NEWS

North is a unique sailmaker, built on a champion spirit. We make history by looking ahead and that’s what sets us apart from other sailmakers. We’re proud to introduce Loft… Read More

In this webinar, North Sails experts Zeke Horowitz and Brian Hayes explain and demonstrate basic rules according to the US Sailing “Racing Rules of Sailing”. Using a whiteboard, Zeke re-creates… Read More

All sailboats have a different feel when you steer them. Some have a naturally heavy windward helm, and some have very neutral or sometimes even leeward helm. All things being… Read More

J/22 World Champion and North Sails Expert Zeke Horowitz explains how you can maximize your chances to gain through smart boat positioning on the racecourse. Sailboat racing is all about… Read More

J/22 World Champion Zeke Horowitz explains how to put his winning formula to work for you this season. If you’re a competitive sailor, you’ve probably read about the value of… Read More

By Reed Baldrige On board communication for racing yachts is a key factor for performance, no matter what type of sailing. However, when the number of crew increases, it becomes… Read More

505 Results

2021 Victory
UK National Championship
Tom Gillard & Geoff Edwards
First Place
2020 Victory
Burton Sprint Regatta
Tom Gillard & Geoff Edwards
First Place
2020 Victory
Ethan Bixby & Christopher Brady
First Place
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505 Class Experts

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Charlie Cumbley

Gosport, United Kingdom Manufacturing – Gosport, UK


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