Win More with North Contender Sails

Hard work and grit go hand in hand with Contender sailing. To perform at your best, you need a sail optimized for your size and the conditions. With multiple sailcloths to choose from, you’ll find the perfect Contender mainsail to fit your size and sailing style. Expect more with North.

Contender SAILS

We have fast sails for your boat. Please contact an expert or request a quote.

Contender 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

Contender Results

2022 Victory
Weston Contender Open
Graeme Willcox
1, 8, 9*
2022 Victory
United Kingdom National Championship
Graeme Willcox
First Place
2022 Victory
Australian National Championship
Matt Mulder
1, 3
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Contender CLASS EXPERTS

Contender Class Experts

Contender TUNING GUIDE

We don’t have a tuning guide for this class at the moment.

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